Vantina in the “Heart of the Land”

  • 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 tour to the discovery of the Ginevro mine with the Soc. Caput Liberum tour guides; you will make a stop at the little square dedicated to the beautiful young girl, which is located in the ancient mining town. You will tour the Ginevro gallery (6 ​​m altitude, 18 ° C indoor temperature) and have the opportunity to collect small iron mineralization samples. Return to town by bus departing from Ginevro at 2:30pm. Bring a packed lunch.  Difficulty level: easy to average
Meeting place and time: Piazza del Cavatore in the town of Capoliveri at 9am
Duration of the walk: 5 hours
Mandatory booking and information: Miniere di Calamita at 3939059583, www.minieredicalamita.it. Participation fee: € 5

Zone Isola d'Elba
Level of difficulty Medium-easy
What to wear Trekking
Duration ore 05:00
Meeting point ore 09:00
Price € 5.00
In order to partecipate booking is mandatory


This event will take place on 22 April 2014

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