Breathe the pure air of the snowy peaks with the silence broken only by footsteps in the snow, on the southern side of the Alps and ‘slipped the ideal place for a happy, a game of curling on the lake or cross-country skiing. Pull the plug, leave behind the everyday, to find a new well, the Vigilius Mountain Resort is the supreme sincerity and authenticity of the mountain. Made entirely of wood with a particular focus on the environment, nature and the architectural style that characterizes it, the Vigilius Mountain Resort is a manifesto of ecology. Like a giant tree lying on the ground, the structure blends with the scenery that is home, made of larch forests and breathtaking views of the Dolomites: the style simple and clean design blends with ease and comfort. “Eco, no ego,” accurately reflects the philosophy of the architect Matteo Thun, inspired only by nature. Base the design of the Vigilius Mountain Resort is the ‘organic architecture, the perfect fit into the pre-existence, the total fusion with the pristine environment through materials from renewable resources. An efficient insulation system, the heating system and a crumb particular attention to consumption of spring water Vigiljoch follow the principles of ecology. The line drawing of the Dolomites, the horizon is the surrounding scenery to discover. Listen to the gurgling water, the sound of crickets, the chirping of birds and the silence of the winter landscape. The sounds become an opportunity for contemplation, peace is an element that unites them. In the lounge or on the terrace overlooking the Val d’Ultimo you are sitting comfortably, sipping a cup of tea mid-afternoon or take an aperitif in front of the fireplace. Larch centenarians who are now part of his garden, where you can walk on pine cones for a brand new foot massage or enjoy the spectacular views of the Alps from the rooftop terrace. In the library, books, illustrated books and games are available to those who want intellectual activity, not to miss the evening screening of a classic film. A table is the nature to beat the rhythm, to re-educate the senses to the perception of authentic flavors. Chef cuisine is modern, natural and untreated. Fruits and vegetables strictly seasonal, locally sourced meat and fresh fish market creations become the height of the most demanding palates. The restaurant is an environment of essential elegance, breakfast and dinner are transformed into a magical moment with a view of the eye of the Dolomites and the lights in the valley at dusk. The menu includes a wide selection of vegetarian and gluten free. Ida Stube is a traditional Tyrolean warm, friendly atmosphere with a tiled stove and the old wood paneling, lunch and dinner serving traditional regional dishes, in the afternoon, homemade desserts, served on the terrace taking sun or in front of the sunset. Can not miss the wine cellar that offers a wide selection of best wines of South Tyrol as well as international specialties and Italian wine. More than just a spa. A swimming pool of spring water and panoramic windows create a direct contact between the interior and the surrounding nature as well as a simple swim turns into an effective treatment. The Vigilius Mountain Spa is inspired by nature to stimulate regeneration from the inside and give that wealth and tranquility that are reflected in our appearance, extraordinary paths to relaxation and wellness. At Monte San Vigilio atmosphere makes us go back in time. In the distance, only the sound of the bells of the cows, the cool breeze on the terrace, waving the chairlift to the top of the mountain, breathing in deeply the heady scent of the larches.