Rural Badia is idyllically situated at the nature reserves of Fanes-Senes-Prags and Puez-Geisler. Badia is a Ladin speaking community; Ladin once developed from the language of the Rhaeti, a pastoral tribe living in European valleys. Badia is proud of its tradition and old Ladin customs.
Alta Badia ski resort ranges in altitude from 1,300m to 2,778m above sea-level and snow conditions are perfect from December to April. The region offers all a winter athlete might wish for, and more: 130km of pistes, direct connection to more of 500km of pistes located in the Dolomiti Superski Area, traditional huts and cosy mountain restaurants and of course,the typical South Tirolean charm.