A magnificent village overlooking an enchanting valley. Perched on a monolithic rocky spur, Rocca Ricciarda is a terrace overlooking the majestic green ridges of Pratomagno and Valdarno.
We’ll get there by going up the beautiful valley of the Ciuffenna torrent among pools formed by small waterfalls of crystal clear water and centuries-old chestnut trees, visiting along the way two other pretty hamlets: Poggio di Loro and Gorgiti.
A beautiful ring-route also from the naturalistic and landscape point of view that starts and returns to Poggio di Loro.
Itinerary: Poggio di Loro – Rocca Ricciarda – Poggio di Loro.
Starting point: Poggio di Loro (see link on maps)
Arrival point: Poggio di Loro
The length of the route is 13 km with 500 m of elevation gain.
Participation is free, reservation required.
Points of interest: Poggio di Loro, Gorgiti, Rocca Ricciarda, Torrente Ciuffenna, Castagneto.
What’s included: service of environmental excursion guide.
What is not included: packed lunch.
Packed lunch at the expense of the participant, hiking shoes, rain cape. Dress in layers with clothing appropriate to the season and weather conditions, water bottle. (On the path there are points where to take water).