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Passo Giau

Selva di Cadore | Selva di Cadore, Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I can hardly imagine a better place in a world to enjoy a damn good cup of espresso coffee at a sunny day :-)

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Mumbai
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We were driving to Bolzano through Cortina and drove through this route. The view is fantastic, though we didn't see snowfall, but there was snow all around us in March. Breathtaking. Worth driving to.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

One of the beautiful places I've ever been. Astonishing landscapes, fresh snow, cold weather. Everything was perfect. If you are in Cortina, this is a must-see place. I'm not sure about the frequency of the bus service, but by car is very easy to get there. Grab a map at the tourist information by Cortina's church and go.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Brilliant Pass. Wonderful views. We had a convertible Beetle and it was perfect for the roads, and to see the mountains up above the car. Brilliant.

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Monroeville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Traveled by car through and over Passo Giau.....wow, spectacular views. Not for the faint of heart but we had a very professional driver.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

after the a "snake" road to Passo Giau ( with car ) I thought to " MEN in IL GIRO ". I took-off my hat in front of them. The award is a marvelous landscape of Dolomites.

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Speers Point, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Majesty and Dolomites are a couple of words that settle well in the same sentence! Passo Giau has majesty in spades. Pros: Majesty (even when snowing.... as was the case with us), great drive up (in both directions - it is the steepest of the Dolomite passes) and food and drink available if you so desire. Cons: as is always... More 

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mims florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We have renewed our 40 year old acquaintance with the dolomites, and of course driven over many passes. We left this to last, and it is one of the best for breathtaking views. Well engineered road.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Surreal. Surrounded by mountains, this beautiful pass is well worth the drive. Breath-taking. Stunning.

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I love this pass. The mountain is absolutely beautiful and so different. A lovely area of the Dolomites.

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