Passo Pordoi, Dolomiti Italy

Arrived at Passo Pordoi (Pordoi Pass)

Arrived at Passo Pordoi (Pordoi Pass) from Canazei Village

Pass road heading west (left in the background the Sassolungo Mountain Group)

Pordoi is a pass in the Dolomites in the Alps, located between the Sella group in the north and the Marmolada group in the south. (The Sella is a plateau-shaped massif in the Dolomites. Marmolada is the highest mountain of the Dolomites.)

Restaurant and souvenir shop of Pordoi Pass

Mt. Sassolungo; Restaurant and souvenir shop of Pordoi Pass

Walking around, took some photos

Walking around, took some photos

Funicular Station of Porudoi Pass

Funicular Station of Porudoi Pass

Rode on the rope way to the top of the mountain, 17 euros round-trip for adult.

Rode on the rope way to the top of the mountain, 17 euros round-trip for adult.

View from Funicular Station

View from Funicular Station

The surrounding scenery; it was very cold.

The surrounding scenery; it was very cold.

I will climb up here on my own legs, next time.

I will climb up here on my own legs, next time.

Because too cold, I decided to get off immediately. You should bring clothes of the midwinter.

Because too cold, I decided to get off immediately. You should bring clothes of the midwinter.

To the lower bound.

To the lower bound.

Left the Porudoi Pass for my booked hotel in a city of Cortina d'Ampezzo

Left the Porudoi Pass for my booked hotel in a city of Cortina d’Ampezzo.

I dropped in at Falzarego Pass on the way to Cortina d’Ampezzo.

The Falzarego Pass; Refuge place and Mt. Sass de Stria.

The Falzarego Pass; Refuge place and Mt. Sass de Stria.

The Falzarego Pass ; Mt. Sass de Stria, Station of the ropeway and there is a little church.

The Falzarego Pass ; Mt. Sass de Stria, Station of the ropeway and there is a little church.

Sass de Stria is a mountain of the Veneto. It has an elevation of 2,477 metres.

Chapel on the pass

Chapel on the pass

The interior of the Chapel

The interior of the Chapel

The Falzarego Pass (Passo di Falzarego, elevation 2.105 m) is a high mountain pass in the province of Belluno in Italy.

The Falzarego Pass (Passo di Falzarego)

The Falzarego Pass (Passo di Falzarego)

Passo di Falzarego (Falzarego Pass)

Passo di Falzarego (Falzarego Pass)

Monte Averau (2648m); view from the Falzarego Pass

Monte Averau (2648m); view from the Falzarego Pass

 Leaving Falzarego Pass for Cortina d'Ampezzo.

Leaving Falzarego Pass for Cortina d’Ampezzo.

Flowers from Dolomites

Flowers from Dolomites

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