The sunny and family-friendly Watles ski area
in the Upper Venosta Valley nestles in the Sesvenna Alps, near Prämajur. It is equipped with modern ski-lifts, well-maintained slopes
and beautiful, panoramic views overlooking the nearby mountains. It is characterised by an absence of queues for the ski lifts and enjoys mild temperatures throughout the day. There are numerous excursion options for back-country skiing in the Upper Venosta Valley, in the Stelvio National Park
, in the Ortles mountain range as well as in the surrounding Sesvenna and Oetztal Alps.
The Upper Venosta Valley is also a choice location for lovers of Nordic winter sports. The Nordic ski centre of Slingia
is a prime competitions venue and hosts both local and international cross-country skiing events. It also offers trails in scenic surroundings for both cross-country skiing and for skating.