It seems that San Martino di Castrozza was originally the old hospice in San Martino and Giuliano that hosted the pilgrims along the road between the Primiero and the Val di Fiemme valleys.
Instead, the tourist destination that nowadays everyone knows already started to develop towards the end of the 19th century, thanks to the precious contribution made by the English and German mountaineers. Its fame grew quickly, so much so that thanks to its elegant and royal appearance this location inspired the genius of Arthur Schnitzler and Richard Strauss.
San Martino owes its success to a combination of different factors, including the climatic characteristics, the fabulous landscapes, the spirit of initiative of its people, who, each year create events and exhibitions that become increasingly enriched with more things to do and see during holidays spent in the Trentino area. There are so many proposals for as regards free time activities for both for adults and children.
When you are on holiday in the Dolomites, in San Martino di Castrozza, you will be able to practice trekking, mountain biking, climbing and freeclimbing. The Dolomite landscape provides you with an ideal situation in order to find the right balance between physical and mental well-being. The fame of San Martino has been known all through history and it is still famous today.
The love that our family has for the territory and for the mountain culture can be read in the Rivista delle Guide Alpine di San Martino e Primiero (The MountainGuide Magazine of San Martino and Primiero), which we giveto all our guests upon arrival at our Homeland. This is a magazine to be recommended for all those who wish to discover every aspect relating to the culture and the history of these magic areas.