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Umbrail mountain pass

I was cycling from Santa Maria, Switzerland to Sondrio,Italy. I have to say what a wonderful... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
Joeromans
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Swiss Italian border

Umbrail Pass in the Canton of Graubundan Swiss Alps is a Swiss Italian border pass we passed thru... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
chickandbeast
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Southgate, Canada
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Oct 3, 2018
“Umbrail mountain pass”
Feb 18, 2018
“Swiss Italian border”
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Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

I was cycling from Santa Maria, Switzerland to Sondrio,Italy. I have to say what a wonderful experience, it was a tough journey climbing the 48 hairpins of the Stelvio, but then the descents to Bormio are just amazing how they make you fly and forget...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Umbrail Pass in the Canton of Graubundan Swiss Alps is a Swiss Italian border pass we passed thru on our way to and from Lake Como Italy. All of the scenery in the Swiss alps is spectacular but we made special note when we crossed...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

If coming from Stelvio, it is a pleasure to ride over Umbrail (it only goes down). Not many traffic and beautiful nature. If hungry, I would recommend one of the restaurants in the valley in Sta. Maria

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

Another stunning pass with more than 34 hairpin turns and steep, narrow climbs. The views down to Santa Maria Val Mustair is beautiful. Overall a great motorcycle ride!

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 21, 2016

This excellent road to celebrate the joys of exploration and motoring will not leave you disappointed. If in a car be ready for the occasional queue of motor cyclists overtaking you but no one is in too much of a hurry!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Outofthelaw
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Extremely beautiful drive, winding roads culminating in some fantastic views and a climb that gives you a nose bleed ( not really ).Deifnately do not miss this pass as it has fantastic roads for drivers, superb

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank John W
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This is really a great pass. This is so narrow that you can go perfect with a supermoto. I like the nothern ramp and the high valley. The pass itself is very close to the Passo di Stelvio.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Reviewer c
Reviewed August 30, 2016

We drove Umbrail on a long 7-passes trip. Umbrail was a little gem. Very narrow in the climbing phase from Val Müstair. Not really for race mode but easy going. Once beyond tree levels it becomes open and fast. Gentle curves, good overview and little...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank SteveGoldgap
Reviewed February 14, 2016

I absolutely loved the Umbrail Pass. My wife cried most of the way up as there are no guardrails etc We took this pass up and the Stelvio pass down

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank sheldona197
Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

We drove the Umbrail Pass to get to the Stelvio pass accidentally. We have a motorhome 7.5 metres long and to be honest it was an interesting drive. Not to be undertaken by the faint hearted it requires 100% concentration and considerable luck that on...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank 7onlym
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