Login Facebook Register

Touring Italy - Great travel tips, tours

» Home » Trentino A.A.(South Tirol) » Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps    ||     » BACK

PENNES PASS ROAD IS A SCENIC ROUTE THROUGH THE ITALIAN ALPS

Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps

 

The road from Bolzano to Penser Joch is a scenic route through the Italian Alps

Itinerary: Bolzano
Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps
The road from Bolzano to Penser Joch (also known as Passo di Pennes or Pennes Pass) is a scenic route through the Italian Alps. Here's a general description of the route: Start in Bolzano: Begin your journey in the charming city of Bolzano, which is the capital of the South Tyrol region in northern Italy.

Head north on SS508: Take the SS508 road north from Bolzano. This road will lead you through picturesque landscapes, with vineyards, orchards, and the stunning backdrop of the Alps.

Pass through villages: As you travel north, you may pass through small villages such as Laives and Vadena. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings as you ascend towards the mountains.

Continue on SS508 towards San Genesio Atesino: The road will take you through San Genesio Atesino, a village located on a plateau with fantastic views of the surrounding mountains.

Continue towards Sarentino (Sarntal): The road will lead you further north towards Sarentino, where you can experience the alpine atmosphere and perhaps make a stop to explore the area.

Reach Penser Joch (Passo di Pennes): The final destination is Penser Joch, also known as Passo di Pennes. This mountain pass sits at an elevation of around 2,211 meters (7,254 feet) and offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding peaks.

Please note that road conditions and accessibility can vary depending on the season, so it's advisable to check weather and road conditions before embarking on your journey, especially if you plan to travel during the winter months.

Tour on map

Photo gallery

Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - pic 1
Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - pic 2
Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - pic 3
Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - Pic 4
Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - Pic 5
Tour in Italy: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - Pic 6
Itinerary map

Tour map

Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps - Mappa

Top

Need to rent a motorcycle to follow this tour? Search here and book online:

Motorcycle rental

Id: 211

Tour: Pennes Pass road is a scenic route through the Italian Alps

Category: Motorcycle tour

Published by/Copyright: Touring-Italy.net

Location: Mountainside

Region: Trentino A.A.(South Tirol) , Italy

Area: The Alps & The Dolomites

Hits: 135

» Liability disclosure

» Copyright

Tours by region

Click on a region to see all the tours for that area


Italy regions Aosta Valley & Aosta Piedmont & Turin Lombardy & Milan Trentino A.A.(South Tirol) & Trento Veneto & Venice Emilia Romagna & Bologna Liguria & Genoa Tuscany & Florence Marches & Ancona Umbria & Perugia Latium & Rome Abruzzo & L'Aquila Molise & Campobasso Campania & Naples Apulia & Bari Basilicata & Potenza Calabria & Catanzaro Sicily & Palermo Sardinia & Cagliari Friuli V. G. & Trieste
top page