Amalfi: 3-Hour Valle delle Ferriere Nature Reserve Walk
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- Duration: 3 hours
Embark on a spectacular walk in one of southern Italy’s most stunning Nature Reserves — the Valle delle Ferriere. Meet your guide at the Central Duomo Square of Amalfi and head in the direction of the Amalfi Valley. Wander along the valley’s river and take in breathtaking views over Amalfi. Then, climb up a flight of stairs, and with the entrance ticket included, you can enter the Valle delle Ferriere Nature Reserve. After crossing the mainstream, the path gradually descends through the forest towards the little medieval village of Pontone, dominating the valley of Amalfi from the east. From here, a beautiful medieval mule track curves down to Amalfi, amidst lemon groves and ancient ruins of old paper mills, with views over the valley. The tour starts and ends in Central Amalfi. After exploring the enchanting hamlets with your guide, enjoy some free time eating delicious ice cream or v...
Meet your tour guide in the center of Amalfi. Together, you’ll follow the medieval alleys of the village—a place where time seems to have stopped. Pass by the crumbling ruins of the Basilica di Sant’Eustacchio, a church that must have been a jewel when it was constructed in the Middle Ages. As soon as you enter the Valley of the Mills, the landscape changes dramatically. You’ll find yourself in a fairy-tale atmosphere of waterfalls, surrounded by a lush green forest of rare plants. Following the Canneto River, the tour continues to the center of Amalfi. On the way, you’ll see the ruins of paper mills that stand as witnesses to the history of the area. Upgrade your tour to include lunch in a local farmhouse (Agriturismo) located in the valley, overlooking Amalfi from behind. This option includes a light lunch and a bio lemon juice.
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