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If your doing Stelvio make sure you do this as well it’s a great road for motorcycles the views are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ramsbottom1
via mobile
Stunning view, beautiful curved road made for old timers!

During our trip in the Alpes one of the 21 summits the passo di gavia is one of the greatest! The... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
WImMyrna
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Nuth, The Netherlands
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“narrow road” (7 reviews)
“great cycle” (2 reviews)
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SS 300 Passo di Gavia, Bormio, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If your doing Stelvio make sure you do this as well it’s a great road for motorcycles the views are incredible and the road keeps you focused as it’s a bit narrow in places .. gets a big thumbs up from me ..

Thank Ramsbottom1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

During our trip in the Alpes one of the 21 summits the passo di gavia is one of the greatest! The series of hairpins ask much from the oldtimer Cars and the oldtimer drivers.....! An absolute must when driving across the Alpes.

Thank WImMyrna
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Whether you are a cyclist, motorcyclist or motorist, the south side of the Gavia is not for the faint of heart. It is an older road, often only 1 car wide and can contain sheep and goats. I had to back up twice, and once...More

Thank Croushay
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Passo Gavia. Drove this difficult road in constant rainy weather restricting the otherwise majestic view. Looking sideways the only thing visible in the valley below us was the clouds.

Thank simfar2017
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Being an avid cyclist, I have always wanted to climb the famous Gavia Pass near Bormio, Italy, The Gavia was made famous by US pro cyclist Andy Hampsten who won the Gavia stage of the Tour of Italy in a fierce snow storm in 1988....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was an excellent smooth and less challenging road than others but the views were stunning took time to walk round the summit areas and just soak in the experience.

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Passing the Pass di Gavia is an awesome experience, with stunning views to the valley below. In clear weather and at the right spots you can see far away.

Thank Niels L
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Bormio is a magical place and the Gavia is one of the two iconic nearby climbs made famous in the Giro d'Italia. The roads up the Gavia are wide for the first 30 minutes of the climb, then get very narrow. The experience appears more...More

Thank thomas s
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Nice and wild!! Always tiring . A bit easier than Stelvio. Be careful: can be really cold when there is no sun. Road is abut narrow and in some parts asphalt is broken. In complex very good.

Thank Riccardo F
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The bicycle ride up Gavia is intense - super narrow road switchbacks through the trees, then a traverse above treeline, finish with the (terrifying) tunnel...

Thank Peter W
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