Grand Hotel Des Alpes
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- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
TripAdvisor Reviews Grand Hotel Des Alpes San Martino Di Castrozza
Travel Blogs from San Martino Di Castrozza
... Di Fassa and up to the huge crag directly above our campsite! It was about a 10 minute walk from the top of the Cable Car down to directly underneath the Crag. We even passed a Marmot on the way who posed for a photo for us. Then we clambered up to the crag where the steel cables were waiting. Renato sent me and Ben up ahead while he roped Ellie and Steph onto his safety rope. The climb was an hour of ...
... everyone else has all they need except me... A bit like my trousers getting left behind in Sri Lanka....I mean don't worry, it's OK, I have some hot sweaty leather shoes that I can wear to walk round Amsterdam! Steph; (silence and a bit more silence followed by some apologies and still wondering how on earth such a thing could happen?) So this is why we stop at a sports shop and purchase some very nice but slightly overpriced ...
... in another country. The architecture changed suddenly to typically Alpine lodges with murals painted on the sides of the buildings, and the fields became meadows dotted with little rustic log huts, and the road went up and up. Actually going up was no real problem but coming down.... That was more of a challenge, especially on the very steep Zirlerberg Pass down to Innsbruck. The road decline was 16% which doesn't sound too bad but it ...
... at the top we saw that the walking tracks zig zagged the train tracks through the countryside and many walkers were using the train to break or extend their routes. In hindsight a train ticket would have added even more to the day. There are 2 further cable cars that travel up to 2260m, which would be great to explore, but we begin cycling ...
If you have ever seen half dome in Yosemite, it is small in comparison to these rocks!
We spent two days driving winding road after winding roads in the Dolomites Area. There are several different passes you can ride and I bet some folks spend a week riding just this area. Every turn was more jaw dropping than the last. I can not explain in words how amazing this mountain area is. The rolling hills are such a bright green and ...