Walking Montalbano September 2020
Walking Montalbano guided walks are finishing in September for this year. They are organized by the Tourist office of the Municipality of Lamporecchio and they are an unmissable chance for tourists and local people to discover the hidden treasures in Lamporecchio and the Montalbano hill walking along the historic paths in our territory.
This year our guided walks gained a great success to confirm what Lamporecchio has to offer with its nature and tranquility. In September Walking Montalbano continues with the last four excursions, with groups of maximum 25 people, with booking required for each participant and according to local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19. All our guided visits are free and are in Italian and English with our qualified guide Michela Del Negro.
Here is the September programme:
Thursday September 3rd h 16.45, we start from Fornello and then we climb to Sant’Amato where you can admire the monumental vineyards, we go on to via Le Croci, Leporaia hill and we come back to the starting place with a loop trail.
Sunday September 6th h 9.30 the walk starts from Centocampi between Lamporecchio and Larciano and then continues to via Ciri to head to the medieval village of Larciano Castello following a road and a path in the countryside. In Larciano Castello you’ll visit the medieval stronghold, a fortress used by Pistoia’s citizens in the Middle Ages as sighting tower, and the museum. At the end the trail goes back to the starting point with a loop path.
Sunday September 13th h 9.30 the walk will follow the Montalbano ridge path immersed in chestnut and pine trees to discover some of the best views and then head to San Baronto with a loop trail.
Saturday September 19th h 9.30 the route starts from the gas station in via Leonardo Da Vinci and follows a path reaching the village of Porciano. You will admire the terracings in the area and in Porciano it will be possible to visit the Church of San Giorgio.
For the complete September itineraries with times and starting points please download the programme.
Tourist Office San Baronto +39 0573766472
Qualified guide Michela Del Negro +39 347 8156922