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The Lasa Sloped Railway 2044c5e378ee4a4505d9a42e0f4324f0
Lasa
Monuments, natural monuments
Freunde der Schrägbahn
Via Venosta 65
39023 Lasa (Italy)
Tel.: +39 0473 626574
E-Mail: info@schlanders-laas.it
Homepage: http://www.schraegbahn.it
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Open
Free entrance
all the year
29.12 - 31.12

The Lasa Sloped Railway is rightly celebrated even today as a technical marvel. Even today, the custom-manufactured railway built for the special environment of the Stelvio National Park transports the heavy marble blocks over four sections almost automatically down into the valley.

The marble-transporting train has been operated in the same original state since 1930 and carries the marble from the marble quarry (2,200 m above sea level) to the valley. With the Lasa sloped railway, it is possible to transport a 40-ton load at a speed of 1m/sec in 16 minutes in to the valley. To date, this type of transport is the most environmentally-friendly method of transportation of marble thusfar. During the marble hikes, interested guests can also visit the unique inclined railway.

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