San Candido a town with 3175 inhabitants in the province of Bolzano, in the valley of northern Italy - Alta. In addition, it is also a commercial city. It is located in the heart of the Natural Park Sesto Dolomites, at the foot of Mount Baranci.
San Candido is located at an altitude of 1113 - 3145 meters above sea level. Surrounded by high mountain ranges, surrounded by colorful meadows and dense forests of fir trees, this magnificent resort in the Dolomites offers visitors the chance to enjoy the holiday.
Right here, in this legendary landscape of steep cliffs and peaks, trekking turns into a totally unique experience. Trekking, climbing, Nordic walking and mountain biking will give you magical moments and ensure the idyllic atmosphere - both in summer and winter.
In San Candido is very famous the bike path Lienz with a vertical drop of 600 meters and you can drive without any special effort. The presence of the railway line will get you back on the train.
For fun in the water, Acquafun is at your disposal. If you prefer to spend the day outdoors, we recommend a trip to Monte San Candido Baranci or Refuge.
Do not miss the spa Wildbad, thanks to the waters of San Candido became known in the nineteenth century as a spa.
In winter - Candido turns into a paradise for winter sports. In many areas of ski tourists can enjoy skiing, including skiing, snowboarding, sledding. The resort also offers the opportunity of a guided tour with snowshoes. More than 50 kilometers of trails and 70 km of trails for hiking and 200 km of cross-country skiing.
In January offers the festival of snow sculptures and you can also admire the ice sculptures created by a team of expert sculptors. Sculptures of six meters of artificial snow. Do not miss this fantastic show!
San Candido is also the city, however, not just sports. The city with a rich history will surprise you. Among them we must certainly include the church Kolledzhyata which is open to the public every day of the week. This Romanesque church was built in honor of San Maykla in 1043 on the site of a Benedictine monastery. In 1735 the church was rebuilt in Baroque style. Nearby is a huge bell tower, inside which houses works of art with magnificent frescoes Michael Packer and a large wooden crucifix on the main altar.
We should also note the Franciscan monastery church that overlooks the river Sesto, dedicated to St. Leopold and built in the late seventeenth century. It is also significant the historic library of the monastery, now preserved in Bolzano.
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