Mellaina, Styrax Officinalis in Monti Lucretili Park 11/07/2013
We are inside the Monti Lucretili Regional Nature Park, established in 1989. The Park covers an area of about 19,000 hectares and stretches over two provinces: the province of Rome and the province of Rieti.
Donkeys at Greccio 10/07/2013
In addition to having the Franciscan sanctuary with the first nativity scene and the Via Francigena as a destination for religious tourism, Greccio also boasts pristine natural beauty. Here it is also possible to enjoy these gifts of nature on donkey- or horseback. These trails are also accessible to people with disabilities
Farfa Gorge 10/07/2013
In the area of Mompeo Township, the Natural Monument of Farfa Gorge stretches over an area of 35 hectares. This small protected area inclues an extremely beautiful stretch of the Farfa river, one of the tributaries of the Tiber that crosses Sabina. The area is a paradise for trekkers and nature lovers and includes a mixed forest of holm oak, tukey oak and hormbeam.
Trekking in the Monte Catillo Nature Reserve 10/07/2013
Partendo dal centro della città si può iniziare un percorso all’interno della Riserva Naturale di Monte Catillo Starting in the centre of town you can start a walk right into the Monte Catillo Nature Reserve. From the Arch of Puntigliolo you cross a beautiful balcony and from here you can admire the beauty of historic Tivoli. In a short time you reach the cork tree wood, an extraordinary example unique of its kind
The medieval charm of the Village of Cottanello 09/07/2013
Seen from afar the village of Cottanello reveals in full its medieval nature, surrounded as it is by walls and fortified towers. Everyone entering the village passes through the Gate of the Kingdom, so-called because it faces north, in the direction of the Kingdom of Naples. The ancient watchtower, to the left of the gate, has been transformed over the centuries into the apse of the church of San Luigi
Hang gliding and paragliding in Sabina 09/07/2013
Sabina is a paradise for winter and summer sports, the ideal destination for long weekends of wellbeing and physical activity. A landscape of wide-open spaces, nature reserves and parks offers the opportunity to practice a limitless number of sports, from the most common to the most extreme: paragliding and hang gliding