The Gods Way
This ancient route has linked Bologna to Florence since the era of the Roman Empire; because of frequent military operations, It’s also known as “Flaminia Militare”. The pavement is typical of the Roman period. There are also many different landscapes, like the Contrafforte Pliocenico Nature Reserve (rock formations composed of sandstone) and the wide beech forests. rocks and breathtaking views. In the evenings there is the chance to try the local food and the excellent local wines.
Sasso Marconi – Madonna dei Fornelli – Length: km 26,8 –Altitude: 1300 –Time: 8h
Madonna dei Fornelli – Passo della Futa–Length: km 17,3 –Altitude: 620 m –Time: 6h 30’
Monte di Fo (P.so Futa) – San Piero a Sieve – Length: km 25,6 – Altitude: 400 m – Time: 7h
San Piero a Sieve – Bivigliano – Length: km 15,4 – Altitude: 800 m – Time: 6h
Bivigliano Fiesole – Florence – Length: km 19 – Altitude: 260 m – Time: 6h
SELF GUIDE TREKKING
5 days / 4 nights
Location: Sasso Marconi, Monzuno, Madonna dei Fornelli, Passo della Futa, San Piero a Sieve, Bivigliano, Fiesole.
Recommended period:spring and autumn.
The price includes:
- Overnight accommodation in three-star hotels, B&B etc… with breakfast and packed lunches
- Route maps will be provided
- Additional charge for the single room, dinners and transfer service from Florence to Bologna are not included
Guide: Optional guide on request: € 180 per day guide hospitality.
Baggage transportation: On request
Transfer by bus: Transfers to the nearest stations and airports of the area arranged on request.
Net price Tour Operator:
€ 315 minimum 2 person
€ 90 single supplement