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Sella Pass & City of Stones

Mountainbiking · Val Gardena Dolomites
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  • The view of the Sasso Lungo is omnipresent in the mountain bike tour in Val Gardena /
    The view of the Sasso Lungo is omnipresent in the mountain bike tour in Val Gardena /
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moderate
Distance 17.9 km
2:39 h
764 m
764 m
2,244 m
1,536 m
Under the spell of the Langkofel
Rewarding mountain bike tour in Val Gardena

This tour has been provided by Val Gardena/Gröden Marketing From the tourist association in Wolkenstein, the gentle incline of the old railway line offers the perfect warm up. Next, follow the mountain pass (more traffic in the high season) to Plan de Gralba. There is no real alternative to this pass, but the 200m vertical climb is quickly completed, and from Plan de Gralba onwards, the tour heads up towards the Sella pass at a noticeably steeper incline. The trail is initially on a gravel road but then becomes a gorgeous, thin trail with some tight bends. At this point you will start to come across the foothills of the city of stones. If you're in good condition and have a solid technique, it's all rideable, but if you dismount you can enjoy the awesome view of the towering Langkofel. The slightly uphill trail straight through the city of stones begins in the car park for the gondola to the Langkofel col. During the high season and weekends with good weather, expect to have

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