Strolling in Santa Caterina with Napoleon

  • Excursionist Walking
  • Italian

Walk up to the hermitage of St. Catherine, near the town of Rio nell'Elba, along the road that leads to Nisporto. After a short uphill path, you will reach the Hermitage, visited in 1815 by Napoleon, which is attached to the Orto dei Semplici Elbano Botanical Garden, featuring numerous endemic species and medicinal plants of the Tuscan Archipelago surrounded by the scents and colors of spring blooms. Here you will be able to participate in the traditional Feast of Sportella.
Difficulty level: average Meeting
place and time: Casa del Parco of Rio nell’Elba at 9:30am
Duration of the walk: 3 hours Information and booking: Casa del Parco “Franco Franchini” of Rio nell’Elba, I Lavatoi district - tel.: 0565 943399, or Cinzia Battaglia, Park Tour Guide - cell.: 347 3520986
Participation is free of charge

Zone Isola d'Elba
Level of difficulty Medium
What to wear Trekking
Duration ore 03:00
Meeting point ore 09:30
Price Free
In order to partecipate booking is mandatory


This event will take place on 21 April 2014

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