Trekking by lakes and Molise coast

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Day Trips / Trekking by lakes and Molise coast

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Duration: 6 days
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  •  travel planning;
  •  welcome aperitif, all breakfasts, lunches and dinners;
  •  all nights in twin rooms (for single rooms you have to add 50 €);
  •  nature and walking guide;
  •  insurance;
  •  luggage transport and transfer during the eight (8) days in Molise;
  •  tickets to archaelogical areas or museums.


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6 days - This tour connects the pre-Apennine environments of the lakes of Occhito and Guardialfiera to the Adriatic Sea. Registers: from Castel di Sangro-Lucera to Ateleta-Biferno, passing through Celano-Foggia. From journeys to luxuriant rural environments, from the architecture of some small villages and coenobiums in the open countryside, from the excellent culinary tradition of Molise, as well as from the uniquenes of the Croatian-Molise community.

First day Gambatesa Arrival at Gambatesa and welcome aperitif. Accommodation and explanation of the journey. Dinner at restaurant. Night in Bed and Breakfast or guest house. Second day From Gambatesa to the farmhouse Horse's Ranch La Foresta (Macchia Valfortore). We visit the castle di Capua and the historic center of Gambatesa, then descend into the valley of the Tappino stream and meet what remains of the Regio Tratturo Castel di Sangro-Lucera. After crossed the stream, we walk at the base of the pinewood of Macchia della Terra. Then we get on Colle della Putina and then go down to lake of Occhito. Arrived at the large reservoir, we take the long white trail that leads up to the amazing farmhouse Horse's Ranch La Foresta. Along the way we can enjoy the shade of different woods, meet cultivated fields, olive groves and vineyards and admire the many panoramic balconies overlooking the lake. Picnic. Dinner and night in a farmhouse. Duration: 4/5 hours. Lenght of the trek: 22.1 km. Total difference in height (up): +729 metres. Total difference in height (down): -943 metres. Difficulty: easy. Third day From the farmhouse Horse's Ranch La Foresta (Macchia Valfortore) to Colle Guardiola (Ripabottoni). From the farmhouse Horse's Ranch La Foresta we continue walking along the lake of Occhito until going up the valley of the Cigno stream and meet the Regio Tratturo Celano-Foggia. We follow it until crossing the hill of Monte Castello and turn right onto Colle Guardiola, from which we can admire the hills that slope down to the coast, the Adriatic Sea, Matese Apennine and a large slice of central and western Molise. Picnic. Dinner at restaurant. Night in B&B. Duration: 4/5 hours. Lenght of the trek: 19.5 km. Total difference in height (up): +1077 metres. Total difference in height (down): -468 metres. Difficulty: moderate. Fourth day From Morrone del Sannio to Guardialfiera. From the village of Morrone del Sannio we descend on an ‘interpoderale’ road next to the wonderful convent of San Nazario and the fascinating abbey of Santa Maria in Casalpiano ,which goes back to what was once the link between the Roman cities of Bovianum and Geronium. Once left the monastic complex, we keep going down to the bed of the river Biferno, and then run along the first shores of Lake Guardialfiera. Lunch at the bar. Dinner and night in a farmhouse. Duration: 4/5 hours. Lenght of the trek: 15 km. Total difference in height (up): +136 metres. Total difference in height (down): -725 metres. Difficulty: easy. Fifth day From Guardialfiera to Acquaviva Collecroce. We run a large slice of Lake Guardialfiera, almost to the dam, and then climb up a hill, among cultivated fields, olive groves and farms. Once climbed up Colle Coppere, we go down to Scorciabove valley and climb up the opposite side of the valley. Crossed the Regio Tratturo Ateleta-Biferno, we follow it up to the entrance of Acquaviva Collecroce. Picnic. Dinner at restaurant. Night in a 'restored house for tourism' (albergo diffuso). Duration: 4/5 hours. Lenght of the trek: 19 km. Total difference in height (up): +823 metres. Total difference in height (down): -559 metres. Difficulty: moderate. Ssixth day Termoli Time to say goodbye and go back. After breakfast, visit of the historical center and transfer to the railway or bus station.
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Length of the itinerary: 75.5 km. Total height difference, uphill: +2765 metri. Total height difference, downhill: -2695 metri. Difficulty: easy. Destination: from Gambatesa to Acquaviva Collecroce. Typology: hill path. Features: itinerant; cultural and historical; folkloristic; natural; food and wine. Accommodation: bed and breakfast, guesthouse, agriturismo (farmhouse), restored house for tourism (albergo diffuso) and hotel. Where to eat: restaurant, agriturismo (farmhouse) and trattoria.

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