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Ski Tour Cortina d'Ampezzo - Tofana
"The 1956 Winter Olympics the first to be broadcast on television took place in the Dolomites’ Cortina d’Ampezzo on the very slopes you will be skiing on this tour: the Pista Olympia (Olympic downhill course); the Pista Vitelli (Olympic giant slalom course); and the Pista “a” Col Druscié (Olympic slalom course). The Tofana Tour offers a variety of slopes; so skiers there are a number of interesting features to explore and enjoy. The run from Pomedes to Rumerlo and the Tofana offer lightning fast slopes set amongst unusual rock formations. Stop for a visit to see the Duca d’Aosta hut – the home of the Olympic flame the black run Vertigine Bianca. For its beauty and steepness it’s one of the two slopes in Cortina which are not beaten by the snowmobiles
From EUR90.00
 
Dolomiti Ski Tour Super8 Lagazuoi and 5 Torri from Cortina d'Ampezzo
"The Ski Tour winds its way around the mountains in an 8-shape along beautiful and varied slopes and can be accessed via the lifts of Bai de Dones and Passo Giau to Passo Falzarego and Armentarola. From Lagazuoi you'll descend into the lovely Hidden Valley through magnificent mountain scenery and finishing with a horse-drawn lift ride. High altitude refuges with panoramic terraces frozen waterfalls and high quality services all contribute to a unique experience which even includes a horse powered ski pull. The Super8 ski tour is a must-do experience when skiing in Cortina
From EUR135.00
 
Dolomiti and First World War Sites Ski Tour from Cortina d'Ampezzo
"The centre point of the First World War ski tour is the symbolic mountain of the 1st world war Mount Col di Lana. The 80 km (49 mi) tour takes you around this mountain. Everywhere you will find traces of World War 1: artefacts from the war era trenches running right through the rocks parapet walks and forts. At the Cinque Torri the Italian trenches can be seen and on the Lagazuoi you can visit the Austrian machine gun post and just below it the guard post with the officers’ shack with skis at its feet. The Armentarola slope is one of the most fascinating environments of the Dolomites. At the bottom
From EUR135.00

More Things to Do in Cortina d'Ampezzo

WALK THE OLD TOWN AREA

A walk around the old Town area was quite interesting. I found some lovely old frescoed buildings and others with beautifully painted designs, some with turrets. What I did find and like, was the...
balhannah
Feb 21, 2012

CHURCH OF ST. FILIPPO & GIACOMO

The church of St. Filippo & Giacomo is the parish Church, built between 1769 and 1775.On the outside, I didn't think it anything special, just a plain surface, with statues of Saints Filippo and...
balhannah
Feb 21, 2012

THE CHURCH BELL TOWER

The bell tower, there is no way you can miss it, even when coming down the Mountain, we could easily see the tall Tower.This Tower is not the original built in 1590, but the new one that was built in...
balhannah
Feb 21, 2012

ALTARS IN ST. FILIPPO & GIACOMO

Inside the Church, there was more than one Altar, in fact, there were many! They were lovely!The main altar had two statues of the Saints Pietro and Paolo, made out of decorated wood and stucco, then...
balhannah
Feb 21, 2012

1956 WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES

Coming from a "warmer" area of the World, we were quite excited to see an Olympic ski jump!The height was impressive, the jump was impressive, definitely not for me! I always enjoy watching the...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012

GOOD VIEWS OF CORTINA d'AMPEZZO

If you want some beautiful views of Cortina d'Ampezzo, then head up Route SR48.From this road, we had the most beautiful views of Cortina located in the very green Valley and the surrounding...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012
 
 
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LAGAZUOI GONDOLA

At the Falzarego Pass, we pulled in to have a look at the Chapel and to do the Cable Car ride.The Cable car took us to the summit of Lagazuoi (2.762m), and is another ride without any posts, so if you...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012

MOUNTAIN CHAPEL

At Falzarego Pass, near our car parking lot, is a beautiful, well looked after Mountain Chapel.It looks so pretty, sitting on some very rocky ground, and with the Dolomites surrounding it.I went...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012

THE SUMMIT OF LAGAZUOI

We have reached the summit of Mount Lagazuoi and are now enjoying the 360° views of the surrounding Mountains.This time, there is sign posts pointing to the peaks we are seeing, some are Croda da Lago...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012

FALZAREGO PASS

Located just 16kms from Cortina d'Ampesso is the Falzarego Pass.The Falzarego Pass is one of the Dolomites mountain passes, riders cross in the annual "Maratona dles Dolomites" single-day bicycle...
balhannah
Feb 20, 2012

skiing of course

The skiing in Cortina d'ampezzo is some of the best to be had in Italy. From Cristallo or Tofano,theres plenty to keep you busy. The snow is generally good through the season and is backed up by...
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domenicococozza
Aug 06, 2007

The Dolomite Mountains surrounding Cortina

The Dolomite Mountains surrounding Cortina are of various shapes and sizes, and it is possible to take day trips/tours from Cortina out to explore these mountains. To fully appreciate these mountains,...
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victorwkf
Aug 02, 2007

Winter activities

Cortina d'Ampezzo is most famous for being one of the best alpine sports town in Europe for its winter activities especially skiing. In fact, this town has hosted the Winter Olympic games before, thus...
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victorwkf
Jul 31, 2007

Brenner's Pass (Austria to Balzano)

The Brenner's Pass is perhaps one of the most beautiful mountain passes in Europe. It is not located near to Cortina, but still within the Dolomite Mountain region. To experience this pass, the best...
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victorwkf
Jul 31, 2007

Top Hotels in Cortina d'Ampezzo

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Via Menardi 42, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Veneto, 32043, Italy
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Largo Poste 37, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Veneto, 32043, Italy
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Via Cesare Battisti 66, Cortina D'Ampezzo, 32043, Italy
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Corso Italia 94, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Veneto, 32043, Italy
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Via Baron Franchetti 18, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Veneto, 32043, Italy
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Via Pezzi 118, Cortina D'Ampezzo, Veneto, 32043, Italy
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Top 5 Cortina d'Ampezzo Writers

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croisbeauty

"CORTINA & CADORE"
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victorwkf

"Cortina d'Ampezzo - Darling of the Dolomites"
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balhannah

"CORTINA d'AMPEZZO & SURROUNDS"
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sandysmith

"CORTINA - JEWEL OF THE DOLOMITES"
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PaulKirk

"First visit"
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