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GENERAL INFORMATION: HOW TO REACH ASIAGO

The town of Asiago (alt. 1000 m) is in the centre of a very popular resort area, with several hotels, a hospital, banks and foreign exchange bureaux, travel agencies, supermarkets etc.
Accommodation in the town can be difficult to find during the peak tourist seasons (July, August, Christmas holidays, and February).


Main cities near Asiago: VICENZA KM. 55 - BASSANO DEL GRAPPA KM. 35

Bus station in Vicenza: F.T.V.
Main railway lines from Padova (and Venice): PADOVA-VICENZA-ASIAGO / PADOVA-BASSANO-ASIAGO | RAILWAY WEB SITE
Highway: Milano-Venezia (A4) - Drive in the direction (A31) until the last gate exit (Piovene Rocchette) | HIGHWAY WEB SITE
Most convenient Airports: VENICE | TREVISO | VERONA

WHERE IS ASIAGO?

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WHERE ARE THE TELESCOPES?

The 182 cm and the 67/92-cm Schmidt telescopes are on a ridge (Cima Ekar) 4 km further east and 350 m higher. Cima Ekar is accessible by a paved road where caution is required while driving. Snow chains are essential in this area from November to April.

OTHER USEFUL EXTERNAL LINKS

Transports

  • MILANO AIRPORTS | MALPENSA
  • BOLOGNA AIRPORT

    Tourist information

  • APT Tourism Asiago official site (including English version)
  • The Asiago plateau
  • Municipality of Asiago

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