5 Reasons to ride the Haute Route Stelvio


#1 Climb two sides of the Stelvio in the same weekend
Participants in the 2019 edition will finish the first stage with a climb up Passo dello Stelvio from Prato allo Stelvio, and time trial up this infamous climb from Bormio on the final day.

#2 Enjoy the thermal baths for some recovery
Choose from three different locations, each presenting its own charm, or go to a different one each evening and make the most of the baths to recover and relax between each stage.

#3 Discover The Beauty Of This Incredible Region
Above and beyond the Passo dello Stelvio, discover the beauty of this incredible region with climbs up the Passo Gavia and Passo Mortirolo on the second stage.

#4 Conquer the most famous Italian climb as a Duo
The Haute Route Stelvio is the only event in 2019 which is a Duo Only event. Meaning you can team up with a friend, family member or club mate and conquer the most famous Italian mountains as a Duo.

#5 Refuel with the best of the local delicacies
Whether it be in the quaint restaurants in the old town, local bakeries with abundant sweet treats or small mountain restaurants out on the road, the Bormio region has plenty of gastronomical options to choose from. Perfect examples are Pizzoccheri or the famed Braulio apéritif drink.