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Il Sasso di Simone in autunno

Autumn at the Sasso di Simone Natural Reserve

Excursions in the forests around Arezzo

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Imagine the magical colours of Autumn at the Riserva Naturale del Sasso di Simone, in a far corner of the province of Arezzo, in the city of Sestino. This uncontaminated area is rich with traditions that you can explore through three guided opportunities.

Sunday October 2
Discovering the Chianina at the Antica Fiera del Ranco
Walk with lunch!
Departure 9am, Ponte Presale
Path: Ponte Presale – Belvedere – La Serra – Colcellalto – Ponte Presale
Ending at 1pm
Difficulty: medium
At the end, a Chianina beef lunch menu can be reserved

Saturday October 8th and Sunday October 9
Pilgrims of the Path along the via Romea
Two days of hiking along the ancient pilgrimage trail that linked Rimini to Sansepolcro.
Departure 10am, Saturday the 8th, and arrive back in on Sunday Oct 9. Overnight in Carpegna.

Sunday October 16
Sasso di Simone and nuts
A morning dedicated to discovering the natural reserve in the Fall, a special season with unique colours and smells.
Departure 9:30am from the Rifugio Casa del Re (Sestino)
Path: Casa del Re – Sasso di Simone – Casa Barboni – Casa del Re
Ending at 1pm
Difficulty: medium

For info and reservations:
Centro Visita di Sestino
Tel. +39 0575 772642
Rifugio Casa del Re
Tel. +39 0575 772831