King Laurin’s Banquet
Gourmet soirée among legends and typical products. In the refuges of Ciampedìe area
Gourmet soirée at Ciampedìe, the scenic terrace at 2,000 m surrounded by the Catinaccio-Rosengarten (UNESCO World Heritage), the mountain range that towers over the village of Vigo di Fassa. On this occasion you are invited to discover the enchanted atmosphere of the rose garden at sunset, mentioned in the famous legend of King Laurin. As in the fairy tale, the banquet will be held here and prepared with the best ingredients that can be found in our territory, accompanied by the warm hospitality of the refuge owners in the Ciampedìe area and by pleasant music entertainment.
Participation price is 42,00 € (18,00 € for children until 12 years old) and includes a typical dinner divided into different courses to taste in the five refuges in the Ciampedìe area (Baita Prà Martin, Baita Checco, Rifugio La Zondra, Rifugio Bellavista, Rifugio Ciampedìe).
Every course includes a tasting of Trentino wines, offered directly by the producers. At the end of the dinner grappa will be served by the wine shop of Vigo di Fassa. Price includes a cable car return ticket (open from 7.15 p.m. to 8.45 p.m.), a stem glass with glass holder for wine tasting and a participation gift. Tickets (22,00 €) can be bought on the Entorn Vich web site or by the bar "Pe de Bosch" (near the cableway Catinaccio) until the day before the event. The same day, if available yet, at the cash desks of the Catinaccio cable car. Offer is subject to availability. The guests can reach the Ciampedìe area by cable car already in the morning.
As an alternative, you can enjoy a tasting of Trentino wines and beers. In this case price includes a cable car return ticket and a stem glass with holder. Tickets (22,00 €) can be bought before the beginning of the event at the cash desks of the Catinaccio cable car until 8.45 p.m.
It is also possible to just go up with the cable car (12,00 €), without any consumption, to enjoy the magic atmosphere of Ciampedìe by night. Last ride down at 10.30 p.m.
King Laurin’s Banque takes place on July 18th and on August 1st. In case of bad weather, it will take place on July 19th and on August 2nd.