Monte Grappa

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Monte Grappa
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Southern Flank of Monte Grappa
Elevation 1,775 m (5,823 ft)
Monte Grappa is located in Italy
Monte Grappa
Monte Grappa
Location Veneto, Italy
Range Venetian Prealps
Coordinates 45°52′24″N 11°47′57″E / 45.87333°N 11.79917°E / 45.87333; 11.79917Coordinates: 45°52′24″N 11°47′57″E / 45.87333°N 11.79917°E / 45.87333; 11.79917

Monte Grappa is a 1,775 metres (5,823 ft) tall mountain in the Veneto region of Italy. Part of the Venetian Prealps, the mountain is divided between the provinces of Vicenza, Treviso and Belluno.

The Grappa massif, which includes a number of neighbouring peaks, is known also for the traditional cheese Bastardo del Grappa and is a popular destination for cyclists.

SOIUSA classification[edit]

According to the SOIUSA (International Standardized Mountain Subdivision of the Alps) the mountain can be classified in the following way:[1]


  1. ^ Marazzi, Sergio (2005). Atlante Orografico delle Alpi. SOIUSA (in Italian). Priuli & Verlucca. ISBN 978-88-8068-273-8. 

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