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Transappenninica and hiking in Montecauto

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Experience an emotional journey on a historical train between valleys and breathtaking gorges. The slow journey will allow you to enjoy the naturalistic and architectural beauty of the wonderful landscapes crossed by the Porrettana railway along the Transappenninc line of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines. Dive in history in the the Rolling Stock Museum that  includes wonderfull well preserved ancient trains with some beautiful original steam locomotives and discover a hidden gem in the Apennines.                       

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Experience an emotional journey on a historical train 
  • Learn about the  Appennine railways’ past and present 
  • Discover a hidden gem in the Apennines!

RATE: 
Full: € 100,00
Full single bed: € 110.00
Children up to 12 years: € 74.10

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WHEN:
April 7-8, 2018

LENGTH:
2 days

LANGUAGES:
Italian/English

PROGRAM
Saturday:  Shuttle bus service to Monteacuto and Pianaccio, then hike in some appealing hiking tracks of the Parco del Corno alle Scale with an expert hiking guide. Return by shuttle bus to Porretta Terme in the afternoon. 

Sunday: in the morning a possible thermal relax at Terme di Porretta (not compulsory) or a visit to a cheese factory of Parmigiano Reggiano. Departure from Stazione FS di Porretta Terme in a historical train to Pistoia at 15:00. Arrival in Pistoia, visit to the Rolling Stock Museum includes the wonderfull well preserved ancient trains with some beautiful original steam locomotives.  Return to Bologna or Firenze in the evening.

INCLUDED:

  • 1 night in 3-star hotel, double room, self-service breakfast
  • Expert hiking guide and shuttle bus service
  • Visit to Piteccio and to the Rolling Stock Museum of Pistoia
  • Insurance covered
  • Tickets of the ordinary train and of the historical train
Are you leaving from Bologna? The rate includes 4 tickets
Ordinary train: Bologna-Porretta
Historical train: Porretta-Pistoia
Are you leaving from Firenze? The rate includes 3 tickets
Ordinary train: Firenze-Porretta
Historical train: Porretta-Pistoia

RATE:
Full: € 100,00
Full single bed: € 110.00
Children up to 12 years: € 74.10

CANCELLATION POLICY:
If you cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel later, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

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