In the summertime, the Garni Schorneck Hotel is the ideal starting point for your holiday activities in the Plan de Corones hiking and holiday paradise: the paths that are best marked for excursions are the Nordic Walking routes, plus a great network of cycle paths, horseback riding and rafting, a golf course and a great Kneipp treatment course.
With the pools and saunas of the CRON4 water park, interesting museums like the “RIPA” Messner Mountain Museum, housed in the Brunico Castle, and the “Corones” at Plan de Corones and the numerous alternatives for leisure time, the fun is guaranteed.
At the foot of Plan de Corones is the Nature Fitness Park Plan de Corones - Dolomites, the largest Nordic Walking park in Europe. With a network of over 280 kilometres of marked trails, with a wide range of easy - medium difficulty trails, the park is a must for Nordic walking enthusiasts in South Tyrol.
Other leisure activities in Riscone include: climbing, rafting, hang-gliding, tennis, horseback riding and golf at the Riscone Golf club, or swimming at the CRON4 water park with its large Spa and wellness centre.
Nature lovers and hikers will be in their element at the holiday paradise of Plan de Corones: long walks, family hikes but also demanding day trips to Val Pusteria, Valle Aurina, Valle Anterselva, Valle di Casies or Alta Pusteria. Many fantastic mountain bike routes around Riscone leave directly from our hotel. The colourful picturesque landscape of South Tyrol, with its wealth of culture, is crossed by a vast network of well-marked cycle paths.
Free-rider enthusiasts will certainly not be disappointed by Plan de Corones: a number of downhill Freeride routes and four slopes of varying degrees of difficulty make Plan de Corones a popular meeting point for those seeking an experience that gets the adrenaline pumping.
The areas surrounding Riscone and Brunico have a wealth of cultural offerings just waiting to be discovered: the “RIPA” Messner Mountain Museum housed in the Brunico Castle, the “MMM Corones” Messner Mountain Museum, at the summit of Plan de Corones, the Provincial Museum of Customs and Traditions in Dietenheim near Brunico, the Provincial Mining Museum and Climate Centre in Predoi, the Tures Castle in Campo Tures, the rock pyramids and waterfalls in Riva di Tures, not to mention the numerous bands that give musical concerts and the summer festivals.