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The tenth most dangerous road in the world

It's meant to be the tenth most dangerous road in the world, but if you get the chance to drive or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steve B
Melbourne, Australia
One of the greatest alpenpasses

Very nice aplenpass, with lots og harpins. The roads are fairly wide, så that at least a car and a... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Pia P
Trondheim, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's meant to be the tenth most dangerous road in the world, but if you get the chance to drive or ride up the amazing hairpin bends, do it! The views are simply amazing and although there are bike riders and motorbikes to dodge climbing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Very nice aplenpass, with lots og harpins. The roads are fairly wide, så that at least a car and a mc can pass each other. Popular for bicycling and MC. Can be crowded during the summer season, tryd to avoid it. September is a good...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

The road is a must for a true petrolhead! If you don't own a fancy and expencive race car, but you love to watch them fly by, then this is a perfect place to observe them. Just spend a day by the road and all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Beware that as a car driver (i had a BMW M4) you WILL come across other drivers who don’t know how to judge distances properly and almost push you into a wall or drive into you around bends and hairpin curves. The road at times...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

I've been there on September 17, 2017 and although it was a week day road was very busy. We stayed at Camping Cima Piazzi at Valdisotto and arrived the pass at 10:00 but is was almost busy with cars, bikes and hikers. We were traveling...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kaiserist
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Where do you start? The pass is long, the views are amazing, the road is challenging and the coffee at the top was excellent! I have always wanted to do this pass and I enjoyed the whole experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

No one can deny attractiveness of this road , but the sad true is that usually you have to accept a compromise and drive very carefully and slowly. Since there is a lot of bikers and bicycles that are cutting the curves, you must almost...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank softwaredude2
Reviewed 21 November 2017

If you like mountain roads Passo dello Stelvio should be on your bucket-list! This road has been a lifetime dream for me ever since I visited northern Italy as a child and to be able to drive it myself has been a dream come through!...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Claudia M
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This really is a road worth driving. Be aware that your clutch may suffer on the way up and your brakes on the way down, but it's all worth it. The only slight drawback are the hoards of cyclists who seem to think they own...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is a challenging but do able climb which has much to offer. There are tunnels, views, hairpin sections, long straights, glaciers, the odd old building etc. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: July 2017
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