Urtijëi is the original Ladin name for Ortisei. Together with the borough Sureghes, Ortisei is the largest and capital village of the wonderful Val Gardena. The main economic activities of the valley are the tourism industry and the popular handcraft. You can admire various pieces of art walking the streets of Ortisei and during the annual scultpure exhibition UNIKA. The centre of Ortisei consists of a scenic walking area and beautiful church. Discover this beautiful village, stroll along the streets with stylish boutiques and enjoy a delicious Cappuccino in one of the inviting coffee shops around town.