Falcade

Province of Belluno, Veneto, Italy

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Population:
2 055

About Falcade

Falcade (Ladin: Falciade, German: Pfalden) is a comune (municipality) in the province of Belluno in the Italian region of Veneto, located approximately 110 kilometers (68 miles) north-west of Venice and approximately 35 kilometers (22 miles) north - west of Belluno.

Falcade borders the following municipalities: Canale d'Agordo, Moena, Rocca Pietore, Soraga, Tonadico.

Falcade is one of the borders of the Trevalli ski area: 100 kilometers (62 miles) of slopes that stretch between Veneto and Trentino, which in turn is part of the Dolomiti Super Ski ski area. It is also popular in summer with hikers and mountain bikers.

Landmarks include the Church of Falcade, the Focobon massif (3,504 m) and Monte Mulaz (2,906 m).

Twin cities

Falcade is twinned with:

Massaranduba, Brazil, since 2011

People

Angelo Genuin (born in 1939), ski mountaineer and cross-country skier

Source: Wikipedia
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