last updated: 03/17/2019 val di funes also known as villnöß is a beautiful valley in the dolomites. it’s one of the best places to go in the region for photography or if you want to enjoy scenic views and wonderful landscapes with mountains in the backdrop.
dolomites : amazing val di funes santa maddalena the odle mountain peaks and the church of santa maddalena are the symbols of the val di funes. santa maddalena is located in the rear part of
two years ago i made a brief visit to the val di funes in south tyrol italy and i swore i would return one day when i had more time to explore. so last fall i finally did. i met up with a very good photographer friend for a short weekend tucked into the tiny town of santa magdelena in the valley (val di funes) at the foot of the dolomite mountain range.
unfortunately we didn’t have much time in the val di funes (funes valley) and ever since i’ve been yearning to visit this place again. only about a 2 1/2 – 3 hour drive from munich you cross over the italian border into the dolomites.
val di funes is unique in its own way. small yet welcoming it resembles a picturesque dolomites postcard an extraordinary landscape made to be photographed. a stunning visual is a view of the odle dalla chiesetta di s. giovanni in ranui a baroque jewel in the shadow of the majestic odle peaks.
according to tripadvisor travelers these are the best ways to experience val di funes: snowshoe tours in the dolomites - one day private excursion from bolzano (from $107.00) "alta via" hiking in the dolomites - multi day private tour (2 to 6 days) (from $225.27) see all val di funes experiences on tripadvisor