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Comune di Tesero
Tesero 2007.jpg
Location of Tesero
Tesero is located in Italy
Location of Tesero in Italy
Tesero is located in Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Tesero (Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol)
Coordinates: 46°17′N 11°31′E / 46.283°N 11.517°E / 46.283; 11.517Coordinates: 46°17′N 11°31′E / 46.283°N 11.517°E / 46.283; 11.517
RegionTrentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
ProvinceTrentino (TN)
FrazioniLago, Stava, Alpe di Pampeago
 • Total50 km2 (20 sq mi)
1,000 m (3,000 ft)
 • Total2,655
 • Density53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
Dialing code0462
Patron saintElisha
Saint day14 June
WebsiteOfficial website
Addolorata Church

Tésero (German: Teser im Fleimstal) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the Val di Fiemme about 40 kilometres (25 mi) northeast of Trento. As of 31 December 2004, it had a population of 2,710 and an area of 50.4 square kilometres (19.5 sq mi).[3]

The municipality of Tesero contains the frazioni (subdivisions, mainly villages and hamlets) Lago, Stava and Alpe di Pampeago.

Tesero borders the following municipalities: Deutschnofen, Predazzo, Varena, Panchià, Cavalese and Pieve Tesino.

The 1985 Val di Stava Dam collapse killed 268 people in Tesero.

Demographic evolution[edit]


Cross country ski[edit]

In the village of Lago, the Lago di Tesero Cross Country Stadium hosts winter events (cross-country ski, biathlon, ice rink games). The stadium was a sport venue of three editions of FIS Nordic World Ski Championships (1991, 2003, and 2013), 2013 Winter Universiade, and many events of the FIS Cross-Country World Cup. Every year it hosts the Mickey Mouse Trophy of Cross-country ski (Trofeo Topolino di sci di fondo), and the Marcialonga passes through.

Other cross-country ski tracks are located in Pampeago and Lavazè Pass.

Alpine ski[edit]

Ski Center Latemar at Pampeago offers 48 kilometres (30 mi) of slopes.


The Giro d'Italia ended five stages at Pampeago Pass in 1998, 1999, 2003, 2008, and 2012.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Superficie di Comuni Province e Regioni italiane al 9 ottobre 2011". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  2. ^ "Popolazione Residente al 1° Gennaio 2018". Istat. Retrieved 16 March 2019.
  3. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.

External links[edit]

Media related to Tesero at Wikimedia Commons