The primary aim of the B&B Casa Eleonora is that of offering the guest a place to enjoy the beauties of nature under the magic spell of a back in time atmosphere surrounded by a completely relaxed and enchanting environment.
Hidden in the heart of a typical mountain territory is ideal for a restful break from everyday life but at the same time equipped with every modern comfort skilfully concealed by the furnishings and by the elegant and masterly renovation effected through the careful selection of original furnishing materials dating 1800, era of construction of the building and the adjacent hayloft Tabià.
Somor is a peaceful and characteristic Dolomite village renowned for having maintained the original features, timber beams and exposed brick walls, to the buildings of which Casa Eleonora is an excellent example.
The location, conveniently situated, dominates the whole Biois valley with its center Falcade surrounded by the peaks : Monti Pelmo e Civetta, Pale di San Martino, Focobon, Monte Pradazzo, Cime dAuta and the Marmolada is an ideal resort for both summer and winter excursions.
A large variety of routes (beginners and non) are available for lovers of mountaineering, trekking and walking. Giro delle Coste, an easy pathway to discover the fractions in the higher part of Falcade leading to the road for the Marmolada (a level of 3342 meters) the highest peak of the Dolomites.
The B&B library has a very rich selection of : geographical atlas, road, ski routes, path maps, and a variety of books to plan any activity.
For lovers of winter sports every season is suitable.
During the winter, Falcade Molino 3 Km from B&B , the Skiarea Tre Valli - part of the Dolomites Superski welcomes you to its Skitour dellAmore area equipped with 27 ski-lifts and 100 Km of ski-journeys from which is possible to visit the beautiful Fassa and Fiemme valleys.
Falcade and outskirts offer one of the most extended Dolomite chains for cross-country skiing (60 chilometers), ice-skating (natural ice) and considering the ideal environment also includes ski-mountaineering activities.
Interesting excursions and events are organized using snowmobile and snowshoes, at the Passo San Pellegrino can be practiced the amusing snow tubing. Special consideration must be given to the several ski-schools each specialized in snowboard, carving, telemark and cross-country skiing.
During the summer, a few Km from Malga Ciapela, from the start of the ski-lift, after just three branches, the glacer of the Marmolada is of easy reach. The Stadio del Ghiaccio of Alleghe is open all-year round and besides permitting ice-skating hosts interesting hockey encounters.
Numerous activities are organized during the summer season in Val Biois and outskirts.
Special mention goes to the numerous trekking routes and paths for mountain bikes including a well known italian mountain bike school.
Other extremely pleasant experiences are ; horse trekking, free-flying, and fishing the latter can be practiced either along the Biois river or within privately owned lakes, all distant 8 Km from the B&B.
Falcade stands out for its vast variety of games and recreational activities both for adults and children including tennis courts, roller blade tracks, bowls courts and volley.
The public indoor swimming pool (25 mt.) is in Agordo, 20 Km from B&B.
Worth visiting is the Falcade Alto Church, 500 mt. from B&B, and the famous Murer Museum, just one of the few museums left in the Dolomites. Another interesting itinerary is the visit to Canale dArgordo, 6 km from B&B, native village of Pope Giovanni Paolo I, Papa Luciani.
Fishing and boat trips to Alleghe Lake (renowned for hiding at the bottom of the lake the original village) is possible within a distance of 15km from, B&B.
Another interesting experience, within short walking distance of the B&B, is the visit to the National Park of the Dolomiti Bellunesi (new access from the Valle Imperina), to admire the fantastic example of pre-industrial archeological retrievement. Last but not least a visit to the Regional Park of Panaveggio and Pale di San Martino.
Biois Valley confines with Fassa Valley, Fiemme Valley and Agordino.