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Timmelsjoch high alpine road

Otztal Str, Obergurgl, Austria
+43 512 581970
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Good Pass, Skip The Museum unless you are an Enthusiast

This was a beautiful road not to be missed if you are in the area. Scenery is stunning and every... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JohannesburgJudith
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Cycling to the Timmelsjoch/Passo Rombo from Sölden

This was just a great experience (also due to the sunny weather). Starting from the touristic... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Danny W
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Otztal Str, Obergurgl, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a beautiful road not to be missed if you are in the area. Scenery is stunning and every motoring enthusiast, motor cyclist and cyclist is eager to do this road. We paid the toll of E16 to cross over into Austria from Italy...More

Thank JohannesburgJudith
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was just a great experience (also due to the sunny weather). Starting from the touristic village of Sölden I climbed through Zwieselstein, to get to the foot of the climb to Hochgurgl. This is already quite an intense climb. Once I reached the toll-port...More

Thank Danny W
Reviewed 23 April 2017

If you love to drive mountain passes then should drive on this pass as well. Road is great with amazing views. Even the road to reach the toll plaza (coming from Austrian side) is ery entertaining. At the toll plaza there is a Motorbike museum,...More

Thank Qamer_Zia
Reviewed 1 October 2016

In October, we drove over the mountain pass (aka Passo del Rombo in Italian), which was still open. Because of the dense fog it was a thrilling ride and unfortunately sometimes limited the view to just a few meters. Still it was a beautiful experience!

Thank edgar_was_here
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Passage from Austria to Italy. High in the mountains with spectacular views and nice works of art. A little expensive maybe: 16 euro for a car (single trip)

3  Thank GAELLE E
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

As you would imagine views are fantastic. Easy to get to from Solden where we stayed we were on our way to Italy. Summit a bit hap hazard with some off the wall sculptures. Very good exhibition on the building of the road. Ate the...More

Thank simonor11
Reviewed 24 August 2016

If you ever drive to Italy from Austria or vice versa don't cheat yourself for this trip through the Timmelsjoch pass via via Ötztal. Narrow roads and some really amazing views - bring lunch and stop somewhere and enjoy it and the views. Do remember...More

1  Thank msi911
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This was the first pass we went through on a group two week driving holiday and, a sit turned out, one of the best. Wether your transport of choice is a bike, motor bike or car there are plenty of challenges and thrills for all...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Give this a try - some 60 bends on this pass make for a fantastic time, most people are using the pass for enjoyment so the driving is good although a little busy at times. A great experience, I am so glad I did not...More

Thank RUSSELL1999
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Both the Austrian and the Italian side provide wonderful vistas and sharp hairpin turns. The views from the top are also gorgeous so this is a great drive for looking at the stunning Alps.

Thank Cecilie M
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