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Gran Sasso

Italy
+39 0862 606143
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magnificent view

Perfect mountains even if you are not hiking but simply travelling by car and stopping to watch the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jakub G
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Bielsk Podlaski, Poland
The hike rewarded us with amazing views

Wow! We totally didn't expect much from this place but it was Awesome! Take some warm clothes and... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Natalie G
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2 days ago
“magnificent view”
5 Oct 2017
“The hike rewarded us with amazing views”
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Perfect mountains even if you are not hiking but simply travelling by car and stopping to watch the view. Easily accesible by car. Perfect mix of grasslands, snow, rocky mountains etc. And the dominating view of Corno Grande is magnificent. If you search for easy...More

Thank Jakub G
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! We totally didn't expect much from this place but it was Awesome! Take some warm clothes and good shoes. Despite hiking in September parts of the track were peppered with snow so be prepared. The weather changes quickly but it was a memorable place.

Thank Natalie G
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

The harrowing drive - due to small twisty roads and sporty drivers- may necessitate stopping every so often to regain your spirits, but it is definitely worth it. Breathtaking vistas and grass hill sides.

Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Gran Sasso is the highest peak in the Appenne range of mountains. You can ascend to about 2100m via a gondola to an area that looks like it would be popular with skiers and snowboarders in the winter. Amazingly numerous people seemed to have driven...More

2  Thank JJOH
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

As a World War 2 History Buff, this is a must see. The weather the day we went were high winds and snow. The cable car was swaying due to the high winds and if you are afraid of heights, this is not the place...More

2  Thank morelqueen
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

We took the cable car from Fonte Cearreto up to the hotel where Mussolini was held by the Italians and was "rescued" by the Germans. The hotel is faded glory and in need of some TLC but it is still worth a wander round as...More

4  Thank oldsue
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Reviewed 6 September 2015

The Gran Sasso national park offers trails for walking, biking or horse riding. The views are fantastic and it's all so easy to access. We drove to the ski resort of Prati di Tivo and parked near the main square. It was Sunday but most...More

2  Thank Stuart C
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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Gran Sasso park is great for hiking and outdoor sports on every level. Only thing thats difficult, is finding information in other languages than italian. The hotel at campo imperatore is a good starting point for many nice hikes, including the 2912 m corno grande

4  Thank Stig15
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

Very beautiful place, views, trails terking, cycling, fantastic panoramic road from z Castel del Monte to Campo Imperatore - high plateau.

Thank Cornelia C C
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

Due to Umbria's status as a guide-book destination, the Monti Sibillini park there is better known. But during many seasons Gran Sasso park in the province of Abruzzo has more flowers in bloom and, almost always, far fewer tourists. Enjoy it all to yourself.

Thank Biernacki
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