Salt Road - Limone Monesi

Charming old track at high altitude surrounded by the Maritime Alps linking Piedmont, Liguria and Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur, is now passable in safety for those who love hiking and mountain biking, quads, motorcycles and off-road.

The former military road recently renovated offers views and unforgettable views, and will leave in your eyes and in your mind an indelible memory.

Access between the resorts "Le Navette" (Briga Alta) and "Cabanaira" (Limone Piemonte) is subject to a transit permit. Daily permits are issued directly to the fixed monitoring stations located in the locations mentioned above. They are subject to the payment in cash of a sum representing the contribution to operating costs and road maintenance, fixed at:

Vehicles: 15 €
Motorcycles and quads: 10 €
The daily permits limited to a maximum of 80 cars and 140 motorbikes or quad.


Opening and access conditions

The road is always open to cyclists and walkers on foot and on horseback. For motor vehicles, the opening runs from Wednesday to Sunday from 8 a. m. to 8 p. m. and last passage at 6 p. m. From 18 September to 8 October the closing is brought forward to 6 p. m. with the last passage at 4 p. m.

Notice: The way will be closed for work on August 30, 31, and september 1. The road will be closed for works from september 4. On Monesi's side you will still be able to access the path to the Colle della Perla where you need to go back.

From 28 August 2017 the reservation service will be suspended.

For further information: +39 366.6815384​




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