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Guided visit to Gaggio Montano and Faro dei Caduti della Montagna

Explore with a guided tour the historical, cultural and naturalistic features of Gaggio Montano, a charming village located in theBolognese Apennines, near the famous Rocchetta Mattei.

In about 1 hour you will cross the fascinating ancient village of Gaggio Montano and then reach the most suggestive and representative places: the church of San Michele Arcangelo and Casa Capacelli Albergati, the home of one of the noblest Bolognese families that still preserves interesting fourteenth-century rooms and frescos.

You will admire places of naturalistic charm such as Sasso di Rocca and the Lighthouse of the Fallen of the Mountains, the only lighthouse in the mountains of Italy where you can enjoy the enchanting view of the surrounding Apennines.

Highlights

  • Visit the wonderful village of Gaggio Montano
  • Enjoy a tour on the impressive cantilevered terrace of the Lighthouse of the Fallen of the Mountains
  • Listen to the stories of the village and of the Bolognese Apennines

RATE

€5 p/person
Free of charge for all the Rocchetta Mattei visitors by presenting the entrance ticket to Rocchetta Mattei before the visit

>>>Tour only in Italian

WHEN: 
every Saturday and Sunday, from 13/07/19 to 18/08/19 included

TIMETABLES: 
9:15 am, 11:00 am, 3:30 pm, 5.00 pm

LENGTH: 
approximately 1 h

LANGUAGE: 
Italian

MEETING POINT:
Ex Cottolengo Parking area, Via Meotti n.26, Gaggio Montano (BO)

INCLUDED:

  • Specialised Environmental Hiking Guide
  • Registration as a Pro-loco Member

ITINERARY: 
visit to the historical village: the Church of Santi Michele and Nazario, Casa Capacelli Albergati, Sasso di Rocca, Lighthouse of the Fallen of the Mountains (In case the sites are closed, the itinerary may be subject to variations)

RATE:
€5 p/person
Free of charge for all the Rocchetta Mattei visitors by presenting the entrance ticket to Rocchetta Mattei before the visit

NOTES:
It is recommended to wear closed shoes suitable for trekking.

CANCELLATION POLICY:
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the start of the tour, 100% of the price will be charged after then
Please cancel your reservation by sending an e-mail to incoming@bolognawelcome.it

In case of bad weather, visits could be cancelled and tickets reimbursed.

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