What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sesto?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sesto. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sexten-Helm Gondola: 397 holiday lettings
  • Museo Rudolf Stolz: 396 holiday lettings
  • Collezione di presepi Stabinger: 384 holiday lettings
  • Lake Misurina: 484 holiday lettings
  • Lake Braies: 483 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sesto listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Sesto?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 20 apartments in Sesto. Our other popular types of Sesto holiday rentals include:

    Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sesto?

    Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Sesto. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

      Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Sexten, Italy your home away from home

      The scenic town of Sexten in northeast Italy is an ideal location for year round activity holidays. Also known as Sesto this town is located in the Alta Pusteria region and is a wonderfully scenic place with lots of fun things to do and see. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, apartments, hostels, B&Bs, caravan and campsites.

      Things to do on holiday to Sexten, Italy

      Sexten is one of several ski resorts in the Alta Pusteria area in the Alps mountain range. There is downhill skiing for people of all skill levels as well as cross country skiing, tobogganing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and carving. Winter and summer hiking is very popular here with fantastic views of the Dolomites as well as mountain farms, larch meadows, spruce forests and alpine rose slopes.

      Sexten Tennis Hall has indoor and outdoor courts as well as pool, table tennis and darts. Many other sports and leisure activities can be found in Sexten including horse riding, climbing golf, mini-golf, cycling and golf. Watersports are popular in the area too such as swimming, diving, fishing, rafting and boating. To help ease any aching muscles or tension there are spa treatments available in the area.

      Sexten has restaurants, bars, mountain huts and cafes offering delicious Italian cuisine as well as some Austrian dishes. Self catering holidaymakers will be able to purchase food and beverages from a number of supermarkets in the town as well as the bakery and butcher’s shops. Several other shops are located in Sexten, where visitors can find souvenirs, sportswear and many other items.

      Places to visit on holiday to Sexten, Italy

      A couple of interesting museums are located in Sexten including the Museum of Rudolf Stolz and Museum of the cribs Anton Stabinger. There are some attractive old buildings in the town as well with the Peter and Paulus Parish Church well worth a visit. The other towns in the Alta Pusteria such as San Candido and Dobbiaco also have ski runs and fantastic historic buildings and museums.

      Holidaymakers can enjoy a day trip to some other great Italian cities such as Venice, which is just less than three hours away. Milan is about four hours and 20 minutes away via the A22 and A4 roads and features some magnificent buildings, not to mention plenty of shops. Here there is the famous San Siro football stadium, which is well worth a visit.

      Weather in Sexten, Italy

      The temperature in Northern Italy does not get as hot in summer as the south, but average maximums in the Alta Pusteria area are around 29 degrees centigrade in July and August. Temperatures normally stay in the 20 degree centigrade area between May and September. October is usually the wettest month of the year with an average of 110 mm rainfall. This ski resort gets plenty of snow during the winter season.

      Travel to Sexten, Italy

      Venice Marco Polo Airport is approximately 168 kilometres from the town of Sexten. There are flights to Venice from many other European cities such as Amsterdam, Brussels, Cologne/Bonn, Dublin, London, Madrid, Moscow, Paris and Zurich amongst others. There are several car hire firms located at the airport including AutoEuropa, Avis, Hertz, Budget and Thrifty.

      Activities and attractions in and around Sesto

      Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Sesto has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

      • Signaue Gondola (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
      • Bad Moos-Rotwandwiesen Gondola (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
      • Sexten-Helm Gondola (1.8 mi / 3 km)
      • Vierschach-Helm Gondola (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
      • Gnome Park (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
      • Acquafun (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)

      Exploring the natural features in Sesto

      Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sesto is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

      • Pissandolo Waterfall (3.4 mi / 5.6 km)
      • Tre Cime Nature Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
      • Haunold (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
      • Three Peaks of Lavaredo (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
      • Lago Di Campo (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
      • Lake Dobbiaco (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)