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Trekking & Hike Adventure: Porto Selvaggio Natural Park on the Neanderthal Path

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Stop At: Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Selvaggio, Piazza Cesare Battisti, 73048, Nardo Italy

We will explore the Natural Park of Porto Selvaggio, one of the most evocative places in all of Salento. We will do Trekking along the Neanderthal Path and the Sapiens Path. We will walk through a breathtaking natural path along the Ionian coast of Salento, characterized by high and scenic cliffs, fresh pine forests and

Mediterranean scrub that laps the sea, sea caves and springs that are thrown into the sea forming natural pools of incomparable beauty. We will do Trekking surrounded by the Mediterranean vegetation, immersed in the intense aromas of aromatic herbs, we will make a jump in prehistory between caves and rock settlements. We will leave from Santa Caterina entering the Porto Selvaggio Natural Park , we will visit the Grotta di Capelvenere of incredible paleontological value. We will visit Torre dell'Alto with the enchanting panorama of the bay. We will walk the Bronze Path and enter the heart of the park along the ancient steps that will take us to Porto Selvaggio Bay. We will start again with a Trekking along the Path of the Neanderthals, which winds along the high coast where there are a series of caves. We will visit Grotta del Cavallo, paleontological and anthropological treasure, we will cross the famous "Eye of Porto Selvaggio", an incredible

passage in the rock that overlooks the Uluzzo Bay with its coastal tower from a panoramic position. We will do Trekking on the Sapiens Path, where we will visit the very important Grotta Uluzzo, then climb the cliff and visit the Uluzzo Tower, where we can enjoy the breathtaking view of the Natural Park. Relaxation and short refreshment at the Prickly Pear. We will do Trekking along the Path in the Pinewood and then along the Path of Orchids, to return to the bay of Porto Selvaggio. Last stop at the Panoramio dedicated to

Renata Fonte and return trekking along the Path of Bones that will take us to the starting point where the excursion will end.

Duration: 3 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Via Cantù, 73048 Nardò LE, Italy
Departure Time
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12/1/2018 - 1/1/2020Monday - Sunday:09:30 AM - 01:00 PM03:00 PM - 06:30 PM

1/2/2020 - 1/1/2021Monday - Sunday:09:30 AM - 01:00 PM03:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • All activities
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Entry/Admission - Parco Naturale Regionale di Porto Selvaggio
  • Hotel pickup
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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