Trekking Trip Tuscany Elba Island – Fixed date 17 September
The proposed trekking trip is dedicated to the island of Elba, a weekend for a taste of the island’s trekking. A permanent trekking based in Marina di Campo, will allow you to explore three excursions accompanied by an environmental guide, two half-day and one full-day on the island of Pianosa. The proposals are all medium / easy category, so they are really suitable for all travelers who like to walk. Trekking with sea view await you in this program of only three days. The island of Elba belongs to the National Park of the Tuscan archipelago, therefore it is a guarantee of a unique natural environment to discover, the scenarios change from every point and offer emotions, scents and beautiful beaches. Among these beaches, the one of Galenzana awaits you at the end of the last excursion, as if the sea came to greet you. Another truly unique excursion is the one proposed on the island of Pianosa, with its 10kmq brings to the present day evidence of an ancient Neolithic period, but also home to residences of the Roman era. Pianosa is the fifth largest island of the archipelago and the lowest with only 29 meters above sea level. Its vegetation is the typical Mediterranean scrub and ideal for birdwatchers. Pianosa is also famous for having hosted a prison for over 150 years, now abandoned, and for having been chosen as the place of exile of Napoleon. As for the local dishes we remember the stockfish alla riese and the famous caciucco, but let’s not forget the wines, the area also hosts a DOCG wine. The ideal season to visit the island remains spring or the end of summer, when temperatures are mild and the island is not very crowded, Pianosa itself limits daily access to 250 people. Some recommended readings before departure:
The proposal is designed for a small group of participants in September.
Minimum number of participants: 6
Departure date 17 September 2021
Transfer by ferry in the morning from Piombino (ferry cost not included), arrival in Portoferraio and autonomous transfer to your hotel (transfer from the port to the hotel available on request). Accommodation in classic room (rooms available from normal check-in time).
Free lunch, in the early afternoon meeting with the guide and departure on foot for the first excursion.
In the afternoon, an easy excursion along the coast on the “path of the rosemary”
Panoramic walk along the sea with the scents of the Mediterranean scrub in bloom
arrival at the beach of Fonza and return via a cart track to La Foce.
Easy ring route / duration 2h.30 / altitude difference 80m / km 2.8
Free dinner and overnight stay
Hotel Punto Verde 3 *
The hotel is located in a quiet area near the center of Marina di Campo, one of the most evocative and characteristic villages of the Island of Elba.
The building is located a few steps from the pine forest that precedes the town's beach, an expanse of golden sand, equipped to satisfy every type of need.
The town and its wonderful promenade offer a lively atmosphere throughout the summer season that attracts tourists from all over Elba, thanks to the presence of numerous clubs and activities of all kinds.
Breakfast and departure from Marina di Campo departure for the guided tour of Pianosa Island
visit of the town and history of the former agricultural colony, excursion to discover the most beautiful places on the island.
Lunch with lunch basket
If it is impossible to reach the island of Pianosa, an alternative excursion will be offered, again departing from Marina di Campo.
Trekking south-east tip Island "dry tip ring"
Length: 4 Km / Difference in altitude: 10 m / Degree of difficulty: easy / Travel time: 2 hours
Main interest: historical / naturalistic / landscape
The path, which winds through the Protected Natural Area of the Pianosa Island, allows you to learn about the beauty of the island, its delicate balance and the conservation strategies implemented and / or planned to date. Furthermore, passing by the old prison buildings, we will discover their history and the existing recovery projects. In the afternoon, possibility of visiting the old town to deepen its historical part or free time on the beach of Cala Giovanna.
Free dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and check-out.
Departure from Marina di Campo in Cavoli towards the Capo Poro lighthouse
easy very panoramic excursion with a view of the island of Montecristo
Capo Poro ring:
From the village of Campo nell'Elba we proceed towards the hill that will take us to enjoy the view of the lighthouse south of the island of Capo Poro, immersed among Mediterranean scrub bushes and holm oak groves, we descend towards a suggestive cove, Galenzana beach, and then return to the village.
medium-easy route / duration 3h / km 5 / 270mt difference in height.
Lunch with lunch basket on the beach of Galenzana;
Return to the hotel and departure for boarding in Portoferraio.
Tariff per person, starting from:
|17 September 2021||€ 320||€ 45|
The tariff includes
GO in ITALY, in collaboration with the broker Tecnocredito Commerciale and UnipolSai Assicurazioni SpA, has prepared for all participants in their trips to Italy a complete insurance package included in the travel fee that protects all its customers with ASSISTANCE policy which covers Health Care to the Person, the Reimbursement of Medical Expenses incurred during the Trip and Damage to Baggage.
The conditions are fully contained in the information document that will be delivered to the customer before departure and at the time of joining the Optional Cancellation policy.
It gives the right, in case of need, to take advantage of the following insurance and assistance services
THEFT, ROBBERY, SCIPPO, FIRE and failure to return or damage baggage by the carrier up to € 500.00 with a deductible of € 50.00. Basic necessities costs following delay (not less than 12 hours) or failure to return baggage by the carrier up to € 100.00 with a deductible of € 50.00.
The tariff does not include
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
from € 890 - Voli esclusi
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
from € 320 - Voli esclusi
Duration: 3 days / 2 nights
from € 305 - Voli esclusi
Mount Fan Si Pan in Vietnam Fan si pan is a mountain in Vietnam, classified as the highest in Indochina (including Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia), due to its 3,143 meters in height. To be more precise, it is found in the province of Lào Cai, which is a north-western region of Vietnam, 9 km southwest […]
Adam’s Peak or Sri Pada is the name of a conical mountain 2,243 meters high, located in central Sri Lanka. It is located exactly about 40 km north-east of the city of Ratnapura and 32 km south-west of the city of Hatton. The mountain is famous as a place of pilgrimage for Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, […]