Soraga di Fassa
The small Italian Alpine settlement Soraga di Fassa (Soraga di Fassa) is probably one of the oldest settlements in Val di Fassa (Val di Fassa). It is located at a height of 1210 meters above sea level, a few kilometres away from the resort town Moena (Moena), at the foot of the magnificent mountains Vallaccia (Vallaccia) and Catinaccio (Catinaccio). The word “soraga” is translated from Ladino as “the water of the best quality”, which clearly describes the location of the settlement close to the river Avisio (Avisio), which flows in this area.
Like all the villages of the valley, Soraga is surrounded by green meadows and dense forests; the scenery of Sorsaga is characterised by one more colour: the emerald blue water of the mountain river Avisio.
In this quiet place you can enjoy a great relaxing holiday and fantastic walks both in summer and winter. The settlement is an ideal place for winter tourism due to its proximity to the great ski areas, equipped with modern lifts. In summer tourists are offered to enjoy easy walks and exciting mountain cycling tours along interesting and diverse routes, ranging from the simplest to the steepest and the most difficult, along the bicycle paths connecting Moena and Canazei (Canazei).
In winter, you can take ski buses to the ski areas of Val di Fassa and to the carousel of Dolomiti Superski for free. Skiers will like the Dolomites. There you can practice various kinds of skiing. Throughout the entire territory of Val di Fassa, there are three skiing areas for those, who love skiing and snowboarding: the ski circuit Sella Ronda (Sellaronda), Panorama and Three Valleys. There are 6 snow parks and excellent skiing slopes of varying difficulty, equipped with snowmaking systems, due to which you can enjoy skiing on the slopes. You can also use fast modern lifts. You can buy a ski pass to Dolomiti Superski and use all the three zones.
Every year the famous “Marchalonga” (Marcialonga) is conducted in the valleys of Val di Fassa and Val di Fiemme. The Italian “Marchalonga” is the ski marathon, one of the most famous in the world, consisting of 70 km ski races. Here, every year, experienced skiers provide the audience with unforgettable emotions.
Even the youngest guests can have fun in the local children's park. And older kids can use the playgrounds and sports fields, located in the centre of the settlement.
In Soraga di Fassa you can find the hotels to fit every taste and requirement. Staying at the five star hotels, you will be offered additional services and amenities. There are restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shops, and spas, equipped with swimming pools, near the hotels.
Be sure to taste varied local cuisine and Italian wines.
It is advisable to visit the ancient Church of Soraga, built approximately in 1400 on the plain of the settlement. It is dedicated to the holy Apostles Peter and Paul.
Soraga is one of the most popular Italian resorts. It is the elegant and small settlement, where you can have a rest away from the hustle and bustle; still, it is located close to the best ski routes.
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