Scenic routes in Italy

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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Italy. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful scenic routes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful scenic routes in Italy

Castello Doria in Portovenere
Scenic Route · Italy
From Rome to Sestri Levante
recommended route Stage 1
1
479.7 km
6:02 h
3,638 m
3,696 m
This stunning tour takes you along the Italian coastline with its idyllic landscapes such as Cinque Terre.
Stunning views from the cliff coast of Salerno
Scenic Route · Italy
The Amalfitana
recommended route
49.9 km
1:18 h
3,313 m
3,350 m
Sorrent‘s steep coast offers spectacular views over the Mediterranean and the coast trip until Salerno.
View to Minori
Scenic Route · Campania
Amalfitana - An Italian dream-road between the sky and the sea
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72 km
5:00 h
3,736 m
3,823 m
The route takes you on the panorama road from Sorrento to Salerno. The curvy and small road leads along the coast and promises fantastic views over the golf of Salerno.
Fonterutoli
Scenic Route · Italy
Via Chiantigiana
recommended route
72.2 km
1:07 h
1,296 m
1,011 m
This scenic route leads from the blasting metropole Florence southwards to Siena in Tuscany. Discover the stunning world of Chianti Classico, the famous Tuscan wine brand.
Track of Via Appia near Casal Rotondo
Scenic Route · Italy
Via Appia
recommended route
712.1 km
11:00 h
5,999 m
6,018 m
The “Queen among the streets“ was one of the most important trade routes of the Roman Empire and since then it luckily hasn’t lost any of its charm. Alongside the route you can find picturesque parks, idyllic sea landscapes, ancient Christian graves and several cities with historic flair.
Scenic Route
Via Aurelia - a sense of Roman culture
recommended route Multi-stage route
1,005.8 km
15:28 h
3,082 m
3,131 m
This historic trade route takes you along the Italian coastline with an irresistible charm: Discover one of the most important roads of the former Roman Empire, spanning from central Italy to Southern France.
Timmelsjoch Höhenstraße
Scenic Route
TIPP Trip Tirol ➤ Timmelsjoch von Nordtirol nach Südtirol
recommended route Difficulty moderate
48 km
0:45 h
1,152 m
1,928 m
💚 Das Timmelsjoch verlangt eine satte Portion Kenntnis in der hohen Schule des Passfahrens. Auf italienischer Seite gesperrt für LKW gehört die Piste uns Bikern & den Cabrio-Fahrern.
Views of Genoa from the port
Scenic Route · France
From Sestri Levante to Saint-Raphaël
recommended route Stage 2
371.1 km
5:58 h
5,426 m
5,424 m
The second stage takes you to the most stunning port cities and fishing villages of Western Italy
Jaufenpass - Südttirol
Scenic Route · Eisacktal
Trip Tirol ➤ Der Jaufenpass Panoramastraße
recommended route Difficulty easy
37.6 km
0:35 h
1,209 m
1,424 m
Der Jaufenpass ist die schönste Alternative zur SS12, der viel befahrenen Südtiroler Bundesstraße Richtung Bozen und Meran. 
Stilfserjoch Ostrampe
Scenic Route · Vinschgau
TIPP Panoramastraße Tirol ➤ Stilfser Joch
recommended route Difficulty easy
40.8 km
0:40 h
1,638 m
1,502 m
 🌄 Das Stilfser Joch ist ein Gebirgspass in den Ortler-Alpen. Mit 2757 m Höhe ist das Stilfser Joch der höchste Gebirgspass in Italien.
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From Rome to Sestri Levante by Willy
March 15, 2021 · Community
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Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community
Photo: Willy Schlack, Community

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