For lovers of walks in nature we propose a selection of the best trails of'island, which masterfully handled by'managing entity of the reserve, represent one of the strengths of the territory. You can not leave the'island sensa having crossed one of the many paths that are interwoven to'inside of Pantelleria. Accompanied by an expert guide environmental excursion Aigae, we will make you discover paths unknown, exclusive and intriguing. All itineraries have a tourist difficulty hiking.
Pantelleria is the fifth island of Italy its extension is 82 square kilometers, inside it develops a dense network of paths and old mule tracks about 120 km that'across the length and breadth. From 1990 on'island was established a natural reserve that covers almost a third of'island. The trekking of Pantelleria is articulated in a week where there are five excursions that lead to know the "Natural Reserve of Pantelleria"Island.
The first day, is dedicated to boat ride (if the weather/marine conditions are good.
Day 1: Pantelleria
Arrival by plane to Pantelleria in the morning, accommodation in 3 star hotel. Presentation of the week program, in the late afternoon archeological tour of Sesi located near the receptive structure. This is a short excursion is not challenging, approximately 3 hours.
Dinner and overnight stay.
Duration excursion 4:30 Difficulties and uphill climb m. 450 Length km 10
Day 2: Natural sauna
In the morning departure for'excursion to great Favara : excursion on the circular path. From'village of Scauri climb toward the valley of the monastery and then reach the cave of natur sauna, where it is possible to make a turkish bath in a natural cave. After the stop you continue toward the valley of favare. Return in the afternoon, dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: The Montagna Grande
In the morning departure for the excursion to the Montagna Grande. Suggestive route that from'village of Sibà brings us to the highest peak of'island ,m. 836. The trail almost the entire develops at'inside of natural pine wood of maritime pine. From the summit you can enjoy a 360 degree view on'island and especially on Monte Gibele next destination of'excursion.
Before returning to the hotel we stop in a small cellar for a tasting of Passito Return to hotel, dinner and overnight.
The duration of the tour is approximately 6:30 hours
Uphill difference in height m. 950 Length km 11
Day 4: Tour by boat
In the morning departure from the port for the boat tour of the island with the ship Elena, 32 boat places with facilities and shaded area. They will visit the many coves of the island and you will remain fascinated by the color of the seabed and by the spectacle of the coast which offers impressive cliffs and numerous caves. There will be many stops to swim and to practice snorkelin. Lunch on boat trips offered by the captain. Return in port you visit a company of typical products for a rich tasting of island flavors. Return in the afternoon at the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Venus lake
In the morning we leave for this wonderful excursion that brings us to the Lake Venus and the lighthouse of Punta Spadillo. From the foot of the great mountain downhill path through the lava flow of Gelfiser you reach the lake, unique ecosystem in the world where you can do some spa treatments with mud and warm waters that rise along the margin.
The duration is about 5:30 hours
Difference in height m. 350
9 km length
Day 6: Cuddia delle ginestre
Morning departure for the excursion Cuddia delle Ginestre: From the village of Kamma Cuddia del Gallo climb towards the path place develops through ancient mule tracks, now surrounded by the Mediterranean and in particular from plants Ginestra fragrant. From the district of Bugeber you enter a path through the lava flow of Kaggiar until it intersects the old Roman road. The excursion to Punta Spadillo as the final destination for a refreshing swim in the pond ripples, and finally a visit to the Volcanological Museum. Return in the afternoon at the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Excursion duration 5 hours
Difference in height m. 450
Day 7: La Balata dei Turchi
In the morning you reach the Rekale location from which you will start this loop hike. Path for the first part through the vineyards of Cuddia Attalora and Baron Piano then reach the beautiful coves around the island, Punta li Marsi them and Balata dei Turchi. In Balata dei Turchi it is possible to admire the obsidian, the island's black gold. After a stop for a swim they leave to return to the village of Rekale along a path that goes along the cliff of the Old Salto. Return in the afternoon at the hotel, dinner and overnight.
The duration is about 6:30 hours
Difference in height m. 500 Length 14 km
Day 8: Pantelleria
In the morning transfer to airport and departure for the return.
Package price from € 670.00
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