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Pragser Wildsee Lake

Accessibility Pragser Wildsee Lake

To Pragser Wildsee Lake

Special places need special protection. In order to maintain the sensitive ecosystem of Lago di Braies and its surroundings from 10/07/2020 to 10/09/2020 the road towards the Pragser Tal valley is only open to cars while there is space left in the valley car parks. The shuttle bus routes 439 and 442, which serve the Pragser Wildsee lake, require advance booking and payment online! Our tip therefore: Pre-book your bus ticket, walk or cycle to Pragser Wildsee Lake.

Attention!! A mask or comparable mouth and nose cover must be worn at the Pragser Wildsee Lake.

Booking tickets

Pre-book and enjoy advantages

With an online ticket you reach your destination without joining the queues and without access problems. Simply pre-book your seat in the shuttle bus to Pragser Wildsee Lake, the car park or a table including access permit in your favorite restaurant in Pragser Tal Valley.

Car park

Secure your car park (P3) at Pragser Wildsee Lake and reach the beautiful Dolomites lake directly and without long queues. Click “to booking” now to book your car park and enjoy a clear journey.

Online Booking only for cars.

Note: Tickets are valid after 10 minutes!

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Restaurant Booking

This summer, from 10.07. to 10.09. the access road to Pragser Tal Valley remains open to cars as long as there are free parking spaces in the valley.

To enter the restaurants in Pragser Tal Valley your table booking includes an access permit. A deposit of €20.00 is requested. This will be deducted from your restaurant bill.

We hope you will enjoy your meal and the restaurants in Pragser Tal Valley!

ATTENTION. The transit permit is only valid until the restaurant in which you have reserved. A parking space at Pragser Wildsee Lake is not included.

Choose a restaurant

Gasthof Huber

Braies di Dentro 6 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748670

Speckstube Eggerhof

S. Vito 5 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748784

Gasthof Dolomiten

Braies di Dentro 39 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748677

Gasthof Tuscherhof

Braies di Fuori 72 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748628


Braies di Dentro 31 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748653

Hotel Lago di Braies

S. Vito 27 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748602

Gasthof Steinerhof

San Vito 29 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748649


Braies di Dentro 15 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748671

Hotel Brückele

Braies di Fuori 4 - 39030 Braies
+39 0474 748613

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How many persons?

10 € 5 €
Childs under the age of 6
Free Free
Childs aged 6 to 13
6 € 3 €
Childs from 14 years
10 € 5 €
Four-legged friends (Muzzle required)
6 € 3 €

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FAQ Pragser Wildsee Lake

What you should know

The road to the Pragser Tal valley closes for traffic as soon as the car parks in the valley are full. You can book and pay for parking online.

There are no restrictions to visiting the Pragser Wildsee lake on foot or by bicycle.

This year, the shuttle services to the Pragser Wildsee lake (routes 439 and 442) require advance booking and payment online. Once the shuttle is fully booked, you can no longer access the lake in this way.

It is best to visit the Pragser Wildsee lake before 9 am or after 3 pm.

You may exit the valley at any time.

Between 10 July 2020 and 10 September 2020, the shuttle bus routes 439 and 442, which serve the Pragser Wildsee lake, require advance booking and payment online.
When booking your outbound trip, you need to state your bus stop, the number of passengers (including animals) and the time of travel.
You may use your return ticket at any time without stating your stop or time of travel. Simply present your paid ticket.
Note: MOBILCARDS, prepaid cards and guest cards (e.g., the HolidayPass or Almencard) are not valid on these routes.

Prices for the shuttle service to the Pragser Wildsee lake
Routes 439 and 442
Valid from 10 July–10 September 2020

Return ticket
Adults: €10.00
Children under the age of 6: free
Children aged 6 to 14: €6.00
Pets: €6.00
Family card (up to 2 adults with up to 4 children): €25.00

One-way ticket
Adults: €5.00
Children under the age of 6: free
Children aged 6 to 14: €3.00
Pets: €3.00

You can also buy the bus tickets at the following Tourist Information Points:
Tourist Information Sesto
Tourist Information Villabassa
Tourist Information Valdaora
Tourist Information San Candido
Tourist Information Val Casies/Monguelfo/Tesido
Tourist Information Valle di Braies
Tourist Information Dobbiaco

No, the General Conditions apply.

No. This year, the shuttle services to the Pragser Wildsee lake (routes 439 and 442) require advance booking and payment online. Further information:

We recommend that you visit the lake before 9 am or after 3 pm.

The Pragser Tal valley is one of the most popular destinations in summer. Access has been restricted to protect the safety and health of our guests during the Covid-19 pandemic. The measures automatically reduce the number of visitors who are at the lake at any one time, which gives every guest greater freedom and safety.

They also contribute to the protection of the sensitive ecosystem of the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Every guest who is staying at a hotel, hostel or similar establishment receives a transit permit along with their booking confirmation. The permit is valid for their entire stay.

Transit permits for customers of restaurants in the Pragser Tal valley are issued. The reservation of restaurants can be made under The customers pay a deposit of 20,00 €, which will be credited against consumption. You will need to present the payment confirmation for your deposit (digital voucher).

There are car parks at the Pragser Wildsee lake, in Säge/Segheria and in Brückele/Ponticello. Fees apply.

Please note that parking spaces are limited. All car parks are pay-and-display.

Children up to the age of 6 years can access free of charge. Everyone aged 6 or above must pay the entry fee.

You may take your pets on the shuttles for €3 (one-way ticket) or €6 (return ticket). Dogs are required to wear a muzzle on all public transport and on the shuttle service.

Neither the public buses to Plätzwiese high plateau nor the shuttles to the Pragser Wildsee lake transport bicycles.

There is only limited parking for travel coaches. For further information, please contact the Pragser Tal Tourist Info directly:

T +39 0474 748 660,,

If you book a restaurant you get the permit after you've submitted the prepayment.

The following applies:

Buses with more than 35 passengers incl. bus driver: 500,00 € prepayment in order to get the permit
Buses with 22-34 passengers incl. bus driver: 250,00 € prepayment in order to get the permit
Buses with 10- 21 passengers incl. bus driver: 150,00 € prepayment in order to get the permit

The prepayment will be credited.

Free public toilets are available at the car parks in Säge and Brückele. Paid public toilets are available at the car park by the lake (near the Pragser Wildsee Hotel).

For general information about the safety measures in South Tyrol, see: