Explore Maremma Walking Festival in Manciano

The village of Manciano in the Maremma area of Tuscany is organizing many initiatives to help us discover its surroundings. We liked the idea so much that we decided to tell you about it! This is the calendar of the first edition of Explore Maremma Walking Festival, from September 20 to 28. The tours are free and reserved to the guests who choose Manciano for their accommodation. So book a place to stay and join the excursions!
Manciano [Photo Credits: Juergen Kurlvink]
Manciano [Photo Credits: Juergen Kurlvink]
 

Saturday, September 20

The Castle of the Knights Templar and the River Albegna Meeting Point: Rocchette di Fazio (main square), 3 km from Semproniano Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 5 km Difficulty: Medium The discovery of the ancient town of Cosa Meeting Point: Church Square Borgo Carige (Capalbio) Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy The colors of the Etruscans: special opening of the forbidden tombs of Tarquinia Meeting Point: Info point of Tarquinia Barriera di San Giusto Departure Time: 3 pm Duration: 2 hours Distance: 2 km Difficulty: Easy Hermitage of Poggio Conte among mysticism and magical waterfalls Meeting point: Ponte S. Pietro on the River Fiora - Viterbo side (between Manciano and Farnese) Departure Time: 3:30 pm Duration: 4 hours Distance: 8 km Difficulty: Easy

Sunday, September 21

The route of the spas between Poggio Murella and Saturnia: the Via Clodia Meeting Point: Poggio Murella (Church square) Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 6 km Difficulty: Medium (not for children under 10 years) Rocca di Montauto, home of dangerous bandits Meeting Point: Entrance Nature Reserve Montauto Departure Time: 3 pm Duration: 5 hours Distance: 6 Km Difficulty: Difficult

Monday, September 22

La Stellata: from the village of Montemerano to the waterfalls of Saturnia Meeting point: Montemerano Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 5 hours Distance: 10 km Difficulty: medium
Saturnia [Photo Credits: ludik]
Saturnia [Photo Credits: ludik]

Tuesday, September 23

The Via del Sale in the area of Roccalbegna Meeting point: Piazza IV Novembre, Roccalbegna Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 5 hours Distance: 6 Km Difficulty: medium From the mountain to the mainland through the voice of nature and of the ruins Meeting point: starting from the input side of the dune Fenglia Ansedonia Departure time: 8:30 am (at 9.30 entrance to the Nature Reserve Fenglia – Ansedonia side) Duration: 4 hours (circular route) Distance: 5.7 km Difficulty: Easy

Wednesday, September 24

The rock settlement of Vitozza and the springs of the river Lente Meeting point: San Quirico di Sorano - Parking at the beginning of the trail in Piancistalla (follow the signs that are located in the central square of San Quirico di Sorano). Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy The mysterious story of the fortified settlement of Ghiaccioforte Meeting point: at the front entrance of the village of Pomonte bar Merendero Departure Time: 9 am - arrival c / o Archaeological area Ghiaccioforte 9.30 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 4 km Difficulty: Easy

Thursday, September 25

The “Chain of Little Tibet”: meadows and pastures of Mount Labbro Meeting point: Monte Amiata Fauna Park (junction on the main road) Departure time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 6 km Difficulty: medium Bird watching in the WWF Oasis of the lagoon of Orbetello Meeting point: WWF Orbetello, loc. Ceriolo Albinia Km 148.800 SS Aurelia Departure Time: 3 pm Duration: 4 hours Distance: 4 km Difficulty: medium From Manciano to Montemerano following the ancient streets of fear Meeting point: Oil distributor Kalor, Manciano on SS74 Route Departure time: 4 pm Duration: 4 hours Distance: 5 km Difficulty: Easy
Pitigliano [Photo Credits: Serena Puosi - Tuscany Social Media Team]
Pitigliano [Photo Credits: Serena Puosi - Tuscany Social Media Team]

Friday, September 26

The mysterious Etruscan Vie Cave from Pitigliano to Sovana Meeting point: Ponte della Lente Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 6 km Difficulty: Easy Argentario coast to coast Meeting point: Location Pozzarello (Porto S. Stefano) Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 8 hours Distance: 18 km Level of difficulty: difficult (not for children under 15 years)

Saturday, September 27

The mysterious history of the Etruscan necropolis of Poggio Buco Meeting point: Parking lot of the Cemetery of Manciano Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: about 4 Km Difficulty: easy The sights of Natural Park of Maremma Meeting point: entrance of the Park Departure time: 9 am (from the park) Duration: 3 hours Distance: 3.5 km Difficulty: Easy Hermitage of Poggio Conte among mysticism and magical waterfalls Meeting point: Ponte S. Pietro on the River Fiora - Viterbo side (between Manciano and Farnese) Departure Time: 3:30 pm Duration: 4 hours Distance: 8 km Difficulty: Easy The colors of the Etruscans: special opening of the forbidden tombs of Tarquinia Meeting Point: info point of Tarquinia Barriera di San Giusto Departure Time: 3 pm Duration: 2 hours Distance: 2 km Difficulty: Easy

Sunday, September 28

The treasures of the Naturalistic and Archaeological Park of Vulci Meeting point: Naturalistic Archaeological Park of Vulci (Montalto). Box office parking Departure Time: 10 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 3 km Difficulty: Easy Ring trek Capo D'Uomo: the limitless views the Argentario Meeting point: Porto S. Stefano cemetery Departure Time: 9 am Duration: 4 hours Distance: 6 km Difficulty: medium / easy More info here (in Italian).