Christmas Markets in the Italian Dolomites

Self-guided Ski Adventure and Christmas Markets

Immerse yourself in the enchanting Christmas ambiance amidst Italy's most beautiful mountains.

Skiing at Lagazuoi Dolomites
  • Destination Unesco Dolomites
  • Difficult Level Intermediate
  • Duration 5 nights/6 days
  • Self-guided trip
  • Guided trip on request
Day 1

Arrival to the Dolomites

Experience the enchanting Christmas spirit at the UNESCO Dolomites. Our Christmas markets offer a vibrant array of unique gifts, from traditional wood carvings to dazzling ornaments for your tree, cozy knitted woolen hats, and sweaters, ensuring there's something for everyone. And don't forget to savor the traditional spicy mulled wine.

You can reach the Dolomites independently or arrange a private transfer upon request. Depending on your arrival time, we'll coordinate a trip briefing and arrange the collection of your ski equipment.

Enchanting Winter Panorama in the Dolomites
Day 2

Ski in the amazing Alta Badia ski resort

Nestled in the heart of the awe-inspiring Dolomite Mountains, Alta Badia is a skier's paradise. Boasting 130 km of meticulously groomed slopes, awe-inspiring alpine vistas, and a rich culinary heritage, it promises an unparalleled skiing experience. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the ropes or an expert seeking challenging runs, Alta Badia has something for everyone. Explore a network of well-groomed trails, enjoy the warm hospitality of mountain huts serving delicious local cuisine, and relish the thrill of gliding down the slopes against the backdrop of Italy's most iconic peaks. Skiing in Alta Badia is an adventure for the senses, where the joy of the sport meets the beauty of the natural world.

In the afternoon take a public bus to reach the city of Brunico with its beautiful Christmas market (private transfer on request).

Bruneck Christmas Market: South Tyrol Festivities
Day 3

Sellaronda ski tour

The Sellaronda, renowned as the Dolomites' premier ski tour, embarks from Alta Badia. This epic journey encircles the majestic Sella massif, traversing four picturesque valleys: Val Badia, Val Gardena, Val di Fassa, and Val di Fodom, offering approximately 40 kilometers of exhilarating ski slopes. With every twist and turn on the powdery trails, you'll unlock the enchantment of this Italian winter paradise.

As the sun sets, treat yourself to an authentic Ladin dinner—an absolute must when visiting the Dolomites.

Skiing Experience Amidst the Spectacular Dolomite Mountains of Passo Pordoi
Day 4

Ski in Cortina d'Ampezzo - Winter Olympic City in 2026

Skiing in Cortina d'Ampezzo offers a thrilling journey through the awe-inspiring Dolomite mountains. Enjoy immaculate slopes, mesmerizing alpine views, and gourmet dining. In the afternoon, descend one of the Dolomites' longest slopes, an exhilarating experience with breathtaking mountain vistas. What sets this experience apart is the horse-drawn transfer at the slope's end, conveniently connecting you to the next ski lift and the resort. In the morning short private transfer to the ski starting point – explore the charming and intimate Christmas market in San Cassiano.

Cortina d'Ampezzo: Host City of the 2026 Winter Olympic Games in the Dolomites
Day 5

Ski on the "Queen of the Dolomites", the Marmolada Glacier -

Skiing on the Marmolada Glacier is an unparalleled experience for winter sports enthusiasts. Known as the "Queen of the Dolomites," the Marmolada Glacier boasts some of the most breathtaking and pristine slopes in the region. As the highest peak in the Dolomites, it guarantees snow throughout the season, making it a haven for skiers and snowboarders. The panoramic vistas from the glacier are simply awe-inspiring, offering a unique blend of alpine beauty and the thrill of downhill runs. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a novice, the Marmolada Glacier provides a remarkable skiing adventure that's sure to leave you with unforgettable memories of this magnificent alpine wonder.

The breathtaking Marmolada Glacier - Italy
Day 6

Departure or extend your holiday ...

Enjoy your breakfast and prepare for departure. If desired, we can arrange a private transfer for your convenience. Additionally, consider extending your stay with extra days of skiing or embark on a city break in one of the world's most romantic cities—Venice.

Typical Christmas gift at the Christmas Market in South Tyrol


  • Itinerary development and reservations
  • Trip briefing upon arrival
  • 4 night accommodation at 3* superior Hotel in Alta Badia with breakfast
  • Ladin dinner delights
  • Transfers as per itinerary
  • 4 days Dolomiti Superskipass
  • Italian VAT & tourist taxes


Airfare, train and bus fares, ski rental, travel and health insurance, beverages, lunches, dinners (excluding the Ladin dinner), personal expenses, souvenirs, gratuities and anything not specifically mentioned in the "included costs."


  • in & out private airport transfers
  • helicopter transfers
  • holiday extensions
  • local English-speaking UIAGM/IFMGA professional mountain guide for on- & off-piste descents
  • guided ski touring day or snowshoe excursion with
  • dinners at special locations
  • ski rental

For any further requests, please do not hesitate to contact us!

Cost for 2 persons starting at € 1.880,00
Single supplement on request.
Option to add half-board, on request.