Ortisei, South Tyrol in northern Italy

At the morning, I left Cortina d’Ampezzo for a little village of Ortisei.

Ski inn on the Passo Gardena, I had coffee here.

Ski inn on the Passo Gardena in snowstorm, I had coffee here.

Gardena Pass is a high mountain pass in the Dolomites of the South Tyrol in northeast Italy. At an elevation of 2,136 m above sea level, the pass connects Sëlva in the Val Gardena on the west side with Corvara in the Val Badia.

From Gardena Pass, going to a village of Ortisei.

From Gardena Pass, going to a village of Ortisei.

Ortisei (Ladin: Urtijëi) is a town of 4,637 inhabitants, situated at 1236 m above sea level and is the biggest village of Val Gardena.

 Val Gardena

Val Gardena

Val Gardena is a valley in northern Italy, in the Dolomites of South Tyrol. It is best known as a skiing, rock climbing, and woodcarving area.

Arrived in Ortisei Town

Arrived in Ortisei Town

Ortisei Map

Ortisei Map

Description of Ortisei

Description of Ortisei

Across the bridge for the pedestrian to the Old Town.

Across the bridge for the pedestrian to the Old Town.

Shopping information of the Ortisei Old Town

Shopping information of the Ortisei Old Town

 Ortisei Old Town

Ortisei Old Town

Walking around the Ortisei Old Town.

Walking around the Ortisei Old Town.

Square in front of St. Anthony Church

Square in front of St. Anthony Church

Café Corso on the St. Anthony Square

Café Corso on the St. Anthony Square

The interior of the Café Corso.

The interior of the Café Corso.

Café Corso is a nice cafe located in the pedestrian street. Excellent desserts and ice cream.

St. Anthony Church Ortisei

St. Anthony Church Ortisei

St. Anthony’s Church in Ortisei is dedicated to the Holy Anthony of Padua and is built in the Renaissance style.

The interior of the St. Anthony Church Ortisei

The interior of the St. Anthony Church Ortisei

The church was built between 1673 and 1676 by ​​the artist of Closed Jakob Oberhofer, and consecrated in 1,680. The building has a simple gabled roof and heavily pitched and is prevalent in Renaissance style, it is well complemented by Baroque elements.

There is a fountain in front of the St. Anthony Church.

There is a fountain in front of the St. Anthony Church.

They are very pretty images.

They are very pretty images.

I walked from the church to the bus terminal. This village is very small but really  beautiful. I love this village.

Ortisei Bus Terminal

Ortisei Bus Terminal

It is now time, I have to go to the next destination.

Cross the pedestrian bridge again, leaving the Old Town of Ortisei.

Cross the pedestrian bridge again, leaving the Old Town of Ortisei.

Arrivederci!

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