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Hiking among the Gods

Discover the marvels of the ancient “Via degli Dei” (Path of Gods) involving an 8-day hike in the heart of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines. A thrilling journey along the centuries-old road connecting Bologna to Florence and combining culture, food&wine and history.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discover what’s best along the “Via degli Dei” with a local guide
  • Hotel, breakfast and packed lunch included
  • Luggage transport included

RATE

Starting from € 65 per person per day in double room (minimun 2 people)



WHEN:
All year round

DURATION:
8 days - 7 nights

RATE:
Starting from € 65 per person per day in double room (minimun 2 people)

ITINERARY:

Day 1: 
Arrival in Bologna and check-in at the hotel Breakfast included.

Day 2: 
Short briefing, handing out of the map and luggage and departure from Piazza Maggiore for the recommended hike trail from Bologna to Sasso Marconi.
Bologna - Sasso Marconi leg: 20 km    

Day 3:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from Sasso Marconi to Monzuno. 
Sasso Marconi - Monzuno leg: 19.4 km

Day 4:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from Monzuno to Madonna dei Fornelli.
Monzuno - Madonna dei Fornelli leg: 11 km

Day 5:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from Madonna dei Fornelli to Monte di Fo’ (Passo della Futa).
Madonna dei Fornelli - Monte di Fo’ leg: 17.3 km 

Day 6:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from Monte di Fo’ (Passo della Futa) to San Piero a Sieve.
Monte di Fo’ - San Piero a Sieve:  23.5 km 

Day 7:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from San Piero a Sieve to Bivigliano - Fiesole.
San Piero a Sieve - Bivigliano-Fiesole leg: 18.2 km  

Day 8:
Departure for the recommended hike trail from Bivigliano - Fiesole to Florence.
Bivigliano-Fiesole - Florence leg: 10.5 km
Florence can be reached either by bus from Piazza Mino (Fiesole) or on foot. Luggage deposit at the station or at the hotel, with possibility of spending the night in Florence.

INCLUDED:

  • overnight stay with small breakfast
  • packed lunch (except for the second day leaving from Bologna)
  • luggage transport between legs
  • “La Via degli Dei” guide with a description of the itinerary
  • 1:25.000 scale map
  • “Via degli Dei” credential
  • visitors tax where required
  • insurance

NOT INCLUDED:
Dinners, extra food and beverage, transfer from Florence to Bologna. Everything else not indicated as “INCLUDED”

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you cancel by sending an email to incoming@bolognawelcome.it at least 7 days before the departure, no cancellation fee will be applied.
If you cancel later, you will be charged the entire price of the package.