San Bernardino Pass


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San Bernardino Pass

n
(Placename) a pass over the Lepontine Alps in SE Switzerland. Highest point: 2062 m (6766 ft)
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Over the San Bernardino Pass from Castione to Hinterrhein, perhaps the most exhilarating 35 miles you'll travel in Europe.
Rather, it was the road to the Rama Naidu Studios that was of interest to me - a series of tight hairpin bends all the way up to the top of the hill where the Studios are located, a drive that would in my mind be somewhat akin to some of the most famous mountain roads in the world like for example the Los Caracoles Pass in the Andes between Chile and Argentina, or Alpine roads in Switzerland like the Oberalp Pass and the San Bernardino Pass and then of course there is the famous Stelvio Pass in Italy.
Within minutes we were surrounded by mountains we motored on through Austria for about 30 minutes and we were soon in Switzerland and at the bottom of the San Bernardino Pass which was featured on Top Gear's best roads in the world edition.
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