Verband der Südtiroler Berg- und Skiführer

Technical Director: 

Corona Info

Information about Südtirol

Start date and expiry date of the measures in force?

  • On January 31, 2020, the Council of Ministers declared a state of emergency for a period of six months as a result of the health risk associated with Coronavirus infection.

Possibility of guiding for foreign (non-resident) guides, yes/no, date?

  • On May 25th we were allowed to restart our general mountain guide activity in South Tyrol. On June 7th all formation for mountain guides and mountain leaders started.

Possibility of coming to the country for foreign (non- resident) tourists, yes/ no, date?

  • The borders to Italy were opened on 3 June. From tomorrow, June 16th, bilateral travel to and from Italy is possible without restrictions.

Cable car open, yes/no, date?

  • The main cable cars in the Dolomites will open on 27 June.


Open hut, yes/no, date?

Not allowed activities (Mountain Sector), what are they?

  • None

Maximum group size?

  • No group limit defined in numbers. However, it must be strictly observed that during the whole day no crowds of people are caused and that the distance between people is kept. Therefore guided tours should be adapted to the group and technical skills of the participants.

Protective measures

  • For distances of less than one meter, a surgical face mask or neck tube must be used.

Specific documents

  • None

Links to further information

Additional comments

  • We wish you a good stay in South Tyrol!