Cortina d'Ampezzo

Base data
municipality: Cortina d'Ampezzo
(LOD.: Cortina de Anpezo, Anpëz)
district community
province: Province Bell UN
region: Venetien
state: Italy
inhabitant (2002): 5,954
Coordinates: 46° 32 ' N, 12° 8 ' O
46° 32 ' N, 12° 8 ' O
height: 1.211m and. NN
surface/continuous residential area: 254.5 km ²
local parts: Acquabona, Cadelverzo sopra, Cadelverzo sotto, Cadin sopra, Cadin sotto, Campo sopra, Campo sotto, Chiamulera, Fiames, Fraina, Mortisa, Piana there Lago, Pocol, Sacus, Socol, Staulin, Zuel
neighbour municipalities: Enneberg
partnership with:
Postal zip code: 32043
preselection: 0436
ISTAT - Number: 025016
tax number: A266
mayor (2004):

Cortina d'Ampezzo (ladinisch Anpëz, in former times also German: Petsch Hayden) is a well-known Italian holidays place in the province Bell UN in Venetien.

Cortina d'Ampezzo has about 6,000 inhabitants, who are called Ampezzani, and is on a height of 1.211 m in the dolomites (Ampezzaner alps). It was venue of the alpine ski world championship 1932 and the olympic winter plays 1956. Up to then the place was predominantly ladinischsprachig, since that time Italian is spoken however predominantly. The place belonged as far as the year 1919 to at that time Austria-Hungarian province Tirol and carried the German name Petsch Hayden.

Today Cortina is d'Ampezzo because of its first-class hotels and business particularly with the “realms and beautiful ones” well-known and a outstanding output place for mountain friends.

1981 perpetuated itself the place in the James bond - adventures in deadly mission. For the film scenes were turned in the ice-skating stadium, on the Sprungschanze, on the Bobbahn and in the place. Also the films corpses pave its way (1968) with Klaus Kinski and Cliffhanger (1993) with Sylvester Stallone in the mountains around Cortina d'Ampezzo were turned.

Ansicht von Cortina d'Ampezzo
Opinion of Cortina d'Ampezzo
Gesamtansicht von Cortina d'Ampezzo von der Forc. de Zumeles (2.075 m), südöstlich der Corda Pomagagnon (2.450 m)
total view of Cortina d'Ampezzo of the Forc. de Zumeles (2,075 m), southeast the Corda Pomagagnon (2,450 m)

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