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“Wonderful place to hike”
Review of Val Gardena

Val Gardena
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Private Day Tour by Car: the Great Dolomites Road
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Burien, Washington
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462 reviews
142 attraction reviews
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“Wonderful place to hike”
Reviewed September 12, 2012

We hiked seven days. One of the most spectacular places we have hike with awesome food at local hotels and huts.

Visited August 2012
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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“Try walking the valley”
Reviewed September 8, 2012

Follow the old first world war railway line from Selva to Ortisei. It's a good walk if you struggle with mountain terrain as it is on the flat.

Visited September 2012
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Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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“Great place!”
Reviewed September 1, 2012

Wow what a place! Took a train up one of the mountains from Ortisai, then walked down 3 hours - which wasn't too tough - my 7 month pregnant wife did it! The area is amazing, just the fact that there are houses there is fascinating. If you are reading this thinking about visiting, don't think twice!

Visited August 2012
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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“Wonderful walking area”
Reviewed August 26, 2012

All the paths are clearly marked and many even tell you how long it will take to get to your destination. It's almost impossible to get lost. Many of the paths are very challenging as it's a mountainous area but there are also many low level buggy friendly paths for a gentle stroll. I was there in August and it was very hot (28C most days) but it was nice and cool walking through the woodland. A ski pass is good value as it allows you to use 12 different ski lifts and also all the local buses you can whizz around without constantly having to dig for cash. The 6 day pass costs 78 euros but is well worth it as this includes your 7 day but pass too.

Visited August 2012
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Bergen
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“The most beautiful place on earth”
Reviewed August 10, 2012

I have travlled many places, but Selva Gardena with it's green meadows and majestic dolomite mountains is the most beautiful place on earth!

Visited July 2012
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