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This inactive volcano is the highest summit in Europe. Its highest crater is located 5,633m above sea level and is often blanketed in snow. Every year, many tourists walk to the summit though the majority of visitors head for Dombay, a ski resort perched at an altitude of 1,500m. In the summer, the mountain is home to an abundance of flora and some remarkable fauna which includes brown bears, wolves and lynxes.

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