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Location address: Italia, Torino, Usseaux
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Colle delle Finestre (el. 2178 m.) is a mountain pass in the Cottian Alps, in the Italian region of Piemonte, Italy, linking Susa Valley and Val Chisone. The road was built around 1700 to gain access to the fortresses in the zone, mainly the Forte di Fenestrelle.
Linked characteristics: Unpaved (> 10%)
The climb to the Colle delle Finestre from the north (Meana di Susa) has no fewer than 45 hairpin turns. These curves are calles “Finestres” or “Windows on the World” because you get a beautiful view. However, many of these turns are in the woods.
Sign and monument of the Colle delle Finestre at 2176 m. Some sources state that the height is 2178 m.
Colle delle Finestre
Linked themes: Mountains