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Gallium-winter sports destination. Great variety of sporting and cultural activities, from cross-country and downhill mountain bike (MTB) up to the routes on sites of the great war

Gallio - Altopiano di Asiago Gallium, Cimbrian language Ghel, is one of the centers of theAltopiano dei Sette Comuni of richest sports and tourist attractions and is ideal for relaxing and enjoyable holidays insummer than inwinter. Located at 1090 meters above sea level, right in the heart of the plateau, Gallium is located northeast of Asiago which is only 4 Km.

In the winter season represents a Gallium ideal destination for lovers of cross country skiing and downhill. In its territory, in fact, are the Alpine skiing "2000" and "Melette Valbella", both just 4.5 Km from the Centre of the country, and Gallium cross-country Centre in location chalet at Campomulo, with its 150 km of cross-country ski trails. Do not forget the possibility of lengthy snowshoe hiking in the snow.

At 1 km from the Centre of Galliumin Pakstall town, lies the Valley of Trampolines, so called for the presence of trampolines for ski jumping, among which stands out the famous K95, where there were international competitions.

Gallium, surrounded by green pastures and Woods, offers many leisure possibilities even in summer. From here, in fact, many routes immersed in nature on foot, horseback and mountain bikes to discover a real paradise corners and places of the Great War. Many of these routes follow the trails built by soldiers during the first world war.

Quote some routesmay be followed by everyone, including the trail of Nos, which includes various paths immersed in the Woods , illustrated by educational panels and along which there are beautiful areas for picnics, and the Life Path of the Pakstall Valley, where it flows the River Ghelpach. Not to forget is the pedestrian and cycle path of peace close to the Centre of Gallium.

TO SEE

SANCTUARY OF MADONNA DEL BUSO

It is a temple dedicated to the Madonna of Caravaggio, built in the first half of the ' 800, destroyed by bombing in World War I and then rebuilt. Nearby the sanctuary of Madonna del Buso, lies a narrow canyon carved into the rock by the River Frenzela.

MILL VALLEY OF COVOLA

Not far from the Centre of Gallium is the Valle dei Mulini, characterized by theabundance of water, which is rare because of the Karst plateau, and then, in the past, made it ideal territory for the construction of the mills. In its first part the Valley takes its name from the Creek that runs through it, the Covola, and passeggiandovi will be like stepping back in time: to stand out footpaths Mills and washhouses in the past used to grind grains and Tan skins.

THE PATH OF SILENCE

The silence path winds through the Woods in the village of Campomuletto. This particular route, aims to keep alive the memory of wartime events involving theAsiago plateau in the years 1915-18. Along the way there are 10 art installations, each accompanied by a poem or a written, in order to reflect the visitors about thehorror of war and the consumatasi tragedy in those places 100 years ago.

SPITZKNOTTO

In the hamlet of Stoccareddo, Val Frenzela, stands the Spitzknotto or Spizegonotto, a huge Boulder which, as theAltar of Rotzo knotto, its shape reminds a altar.

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