placed on a terracing in front of the Lagorai range, Tesero (Tiézer in trentino dialect) is defined as "the citadel of the fiemmese crafts", counts also producers of components for musical instruments, including components and soundboards for violins and pianos, furniture and fixtures; and is an important artistic and cultural center of the valley, rich in history and traditions, Witnessed by churches, capitals and frescoes on the facades of the houses.
A productive vocation that binds to the traditions and local history bear witness to, inter alia, also from a historical center rich in churches, capitals, sundials, houses with roof with two slopes covered with shingles - the typical coverings in wood slats - and furnaces "da pan".
Famous for its 100 nativity scenes that during the Christmas holidays overlook from openings, stables, cellars and legnaie. Every summer the courtyards of the country hosting the event "Le Corti de Tiezer", with spectacular historical reconstructions of ancient crafts, gastronomic traditions and music. To visit Casa Jellici, a historic building houses a museum. Among the elements of artistic interest, the parish church of S. Eliseo with a curious campanile, the chapel of S. Rocco of the XVI century, the gothic church of Saints Leonardo and Gotthard and the Palazzo del Municipio baroque.
Tesero can also take advantage of opportunities and facilities for sports and vacation in green. At the lake stands the modern center of the Fund in the locality of the lake, already home to three editions of the Nordic Ski World Championship (1991, 2003 and 2013). It is also input port of the Dolomiti Superski where you will find the Ski Center Làtemar, with its 49 km of slopes.
Stava di Tesero (1.224 mt.) is a conca verde and sunny, with specialized hotels in the acceptance of families and in trekking, allows us to experience total immersion in nature halfway between the village of Tesero, Lavazé Pass (with its center for cross-country skiing) and the Alpe di Pampeago (access to the Ski Center Latemar). Was hosts every summer the famous running race in the mountains was Skyrace and is the seat of one of the most important climbing to the covered the region. The location was also a place for meditation on the relationship between man and nature because it preserves the memory of the disaster caused by the carelessness of the man, of 19 July 1985. Summarizes the reflection a bronze monument of the artist fassano Toni Gross that represents the hand of man capable to create and destroy life. The opera, placed in front of the small church of the crowbar dedicated to Our Lady of Sorrows, was donated by the populations of Vajont to community of Tesero. To discover the places of memory you can visit the Stava Documentation Center and the trail "The mountain of discoveries".