is the highest resort of Friuli (between 1000 and 1400 m hight) Up until the 18th century, the Sauris basin was to all intents and purposes quite isolated. This has helped to maintain cultural tradictions , such the german dialect and the use of outstanding materials such as those used for the wonderful typical wooden dwellings, the production of organic beer, cultivation of soft fruits, the preparation of cheese, fresh and smoked ricotta, butter.