San Pellegrino Pass
San Pellegrino Pass, 38035 Moena, Trentino, Italy
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The San Pellegrino pass is an alpine pass in the Dolomites located at an altitude of 1,918 m asl. In ancient times the pass was simply called monte di alocco, where the term aloch or alochet indicated the vast meadows where the cattle still graze today. The toponym Alochet still exists and indicates a place located about five kilometers from the pass towards Moena. During the time of the Crusades towards the Holy Land, the pass was an important crossing along the road that connected Germany to t
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Home to the spectacular sawtoothed Dolomites, the semi-autonomous provinces of Trentino and South Tyrol are packed with stunning landscapes. The region has long enticed hikers, climbers, poets and fresh-air fanciers, with the scenic Sella Ronda remaining one of the world's most iconic skiing and cycling circuits.