National Park of the Tuscan Archipelago


The maiden Vantina and the Old Workshop

  • Geo Walking
  • Italian

The ancient town of Capoliveri came to us perfectly preserved thanks to "Vantina," a beautiful girl who convinced Napoleon to withdraw his attacking troops. Here starts the mine trekking to the discovery of the Miniere di Calamita Cantiere Vallone magnetic mines; you will have the opportunity to collect small iron and copper mineralization samples. You will visit the “Museo della Vecchia Officina” Old Workshop museum and taste Capoliveri' typical schiaccia briaca pie.
Difficulty level: easy to average
Meeting place: 14h00 Capoliveri, Place du Cavatore
Duration of the walk: 4 hours
Mandatory booking and information: Miniere di Calamita 3939059583, www.minieredicalamita.it.   Participation fee: € 3,00

Zone Isola d'Elba
Level of difficulty Medium-easy
What to wear Trekking
Duration ore 04:00
Meeting point ore 14:00
Price € 3.00
In order to partecipate booking is mandatory


This event will take place on 30 September 2014

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