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Gran Sasso

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Ranked #6 of 308 attractions in Abruzzo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Mountains
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Oslo, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This mountain area (or plateau) has something for everyone. Either if you like mountaineering, hiking or just barbecuing this place definitely has something for everyone. Easy accessible by car

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Philadelphia PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Our family wanted to take us to the "montagna" and we couldn't wait! This is way out of what we see in Philadelphia. There were 8 adults and 2 kids and we drove 2 cars up, up and way up to the top of Gran Sasso. Wow, what beautiful views while driving up. The roads are quite narrow and I... More

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Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2007

One a quiet Sunday I decided to climb Corne Grande, the highest peak of the Gran Sasso range. From Campo Imperatore it was a straight forward and moderate climb to the top by the easy route "via normal". Towards the top the was some scrambling over rocks, but the hardest part of the journey was finding a spot to sit... More

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