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Reviewed 24 September 2018

My goodness the drive down the Maloja Pad is an experience not for the fainthearted. We came down from the high plateau of Switzerland to the lower plain of Italy by coach and our destiny was in the hands of our experienced driver Massimo. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

You feel like in Formula1 when you drive, but the view is spectacular and it worths all the effort. It was amazing, especially because at the highest point was plenty of snow (in August) so we passed from summer to winter and back to summer...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LauraMnl
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Maloja pass is not for the easily motion sick as I discovered if it wasnt for that difficulty I would have loved it. Lots of hairpin turns and views of the twisty winding roads above and below. In the Canton of Graubunden Switzerland it is...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Our tour bus drove past this stretch of road on our way back to Milan from St Moritz. Watching our skillful driver navigating our coach through the series of hairpin turns was interesting to say the least. Can't imagine what it would be like on...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Tomme T
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

When we were driving here it was very snowy and snow was everywhere but the road is very nice and it must be beautiful diring the sunny day.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 662sang
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Visited from Pontresina, for the views. easily accessible by bus which is free to anyone staying more than 2 days in selected hotels. Have to follow the road a small way out of village or catch the post bus to descend into Italy. Viewing point...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MilesTegg
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This is a hairpin turn-filled road that is not to be missed!! It was first built by the Romans and is still in use! BUt only travel it if you can steer well and PLEASE DON'T SPEED LIKE JAMES BOND!!!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank FrAndrewC
Reviewed 1 July 2016

If you're coming from the Engadine, you're basically at the same altitude as the pass (1820 meters), so you just descend through the woods, cross into Italy and you'll soon reach the northernmost point of Lake Como. Heading north from Italy, all you do is...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Teerex51
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Setting off near Lugano, we traveled up through Bellinzona, the San Bernardino Tunnelm to Thusis where we turned right (through Filisur, Bergun and over the Albula Pass, down through St Moritz, the Maloja Pass, down through Italy to Menaggio to our base in Gandria. It...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank puzzlebruce
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Traveled along this pass after the Bernina Express and St Moritz, on the way to Chiavenna. What a ride! Fantastic skill shown by our driver getting a coach down this pass with traffic coming the other way. 2000 metres in 10 minutes. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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