Hiking in Apennine National park
Hike from the Tuscan Apennine side to Emilia and back to admire the many different features of this undiscovered national park, offering not only amazing natural landscapes and glacial lakes, but also history with its medieval villages and stunning views over the sea at a distance.
Duration: 5 days
Departure: April - October
Price: from 508,00 eur pp in dbl room
- accommodation (5 nights) in mountain refuge, agriturismo or B&B
- english speaking guide for 3 trekking days
- transfer on day 2
- lunches and dinners
- costs of transportation for getting to Apennine National park
- anything not mentioned under “the price includes”
***The itinerary is only indicative, detailed description and any other information will be available at the moment of confirmation.
arrival in the Apennines National park
Arrival and overnight stay at a lovely Agriturismo at the foothills of the Apennines National Park.
Prati di Logarghena – Monte Orsaro
Transfer to the Prati di Logarghena, prairies at 1000 asl in the Tuscan side of the Apennine National Park. From here we hike to the top of the Mt. Orsaro and then we walk along the marvelous path that runs along the whole Apennine ridge, enjoying views over the mild mountainside towards Parma with beautiful glacial lakes and over the steep side of Lunigiana, dotted with fascinating medieval villages and castles.
Overnight at the Lagoni Refuge, immersed in the silence of beech woods and its lake.
Monte Matto, Monte Sillara, Monte Bregalata
We hike the Mt. Matto, Sillara and Bragalata, before descending to the Agriturismo Montagna Verde, awarded in 2016 as one of the 5 best agriturismi in Italy. We will enjoy its genuine cuisine and products and relax in its beautifully restored “albergo diffuso” surrounded by chestnut trees.
Taverone and Bagnone valleys
Hiking both on road and path we will descend to the Taverone and Bagnone valleys, Mab Unesco reserve, walking partly on the pilgrimage path Via Francigena. We will reach the bottom of the valley and from here we will see the beautiful mountains we just crossed, from here we will continue the walk through characteristic medieval villages. Overnight at B&B in the heart of the lovely Byzantine villageFiletto.