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Sondalo: photo description (Sondalo)

Sondalo is a small village located at an altitude of 940 meters above the sea level a few kilometers from the popular Italian ski resort of Alta Valtellina. Its territory is part of the national Park of Stelvio.

Sondalo is known primarily as a health resort, which can meet any needs of tourists. Healthy air, mild climate, diversity of natural landscapes and favourable geographical location - at the optimum height in a sheltered place - make this resort a great place to relax at any time of the year.

In sondalo will find many cosy, family-run hotels and restaurants where you can taste the delicious local cuisine. And on the right Bank of the Adda river, the Park is equipped with several Parking lots for camping, ideal for those who want to be alone with nature. Those who are interested in monuments of culture and architecture, are waiting for the historic city centre with its old buildings that stretched out along the narrow medieval streets of via Rodari, via San Fedele and via San Clemente. Some of the facades of the houses decorated with amazing frescoes. You can also visit the parish Church of Santa Maria Maggiore, with priceless works of art, a very ancient Church of Sant Agnese, and the Church of Santa Mar 13th century, with exquisite frescoes of Giovannino da sondalo. From an architectural point of view, the interest is "liberty" Pineta di Sortini - now a nursing home for believers.

Nature lovers will enjoy a trip to the Valle di Razzano is a real Museum under the open sky with a huge variety of flora and fauna and beautiful examples of rustic architecture. By the way, sondalo is one of the richest mineralogical region of Alta Valtellina.

In the multifunctional center of sondalo you can play tennis, basketball, volleyball, soccer and other sports. And in winter, the surrounding meadows, you can enjoy cross-country skiing.