Sep 26, 2014
Picture of the Day: The Maloja Pass, Switzerland
Photograph by Paul Bica
The Maloja Pass (Italian: Passo del Maloja, German: Malojapass) (elevation 1815 meters/5954 ft) is a high mountain pass in the Swiss Alps in the canton of Graubünden, linking the valleys of Engadin with the Val Bregaglia and Chiavenna in Italy. It marks the watershed between the Danube and Po basins. [source] Maloja is one of the highest road passes in Switzerland, you can see the complete list here.
If you like amazing roads like this one, be sure to check out the Sifter’s previous post: 21 Roads You Have to Drive in Your Lifetime
Categories: NATURE/SPACE, PICTURE OF THE DAY, TRAVEL
Tags: · landscapes, mountains, roads, switzerland