Braies Dolomites

The Braies Dolomites with the Croda Rossa d’Ampezzo are delimited by the Val Pusteria, the Val Badia and the Landro valley.

The Braies Dolomites, a subgroup of the Dolomites, belong to the exemplary mountain ranges of the Alps. The Braies valley is name-giving for this mountain range and snakes its way across it. At the end of this valley, there is the so-called “Pearl of the Dolomites“, Lake Braies.

The highest mountain peak of this mountain range is the Croda Rossa d’Ampezzo (3,148 m asl). Further famous peaks include Mt Picco di Vallandro (2,839 m asl), Mt Croda del Becco (2,810 m asl), Mt Piccola Croda Rossa (2,859 m asl), Mt Campo Cavallo Piccolo (2,594 m asl) and Mt Campo Cavallo Grande (2,559 m asl) as well as Mt Sasso del Signore (2,447 m asl).

However, not only the lakeside of Lake Braies is ideal for relaxing, also the high-plateau of Prato Piazza is a very popular excursion destination in all seasons of the year. Extending at an altitude of about 2,000 m asl, it can be reached from Landro as well as from Braies. Both in summer and winter, the view of the Braies Dolomites from this high-plateau is breathtaking.

Highest peak: Croda Rossa d’Ampezzo (3,148 m asl)
Territory: South Tyrol, Belluno

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