Women's day, snowshoes and SPA

A weekend dedicated to nature, snowshoes, wellness, and wolves into Abruzzo National Park

Festa della donna
  • Festa della donna

An unusual way to visit the Park is to use snowshoes. When everything is covered by snow, thanks to the traces left by its numerous inhabitants, deer, roe deer, wolf, fox, etc. and thanks to the information provided by our guides will show you a very unusual face of our territory. Snowshoes, recently rediscovered in hiking key, are an ancient form of transportation, which enables all, even those who do not know how to ski, to move the snow without much effort. We will walk into the valleys of the park cloaked by snow cover and cross the vast forests in which the branches of the beech trees, heavy with snow, forming a white gallery and immaculate.

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Program

First day
Arrival in Pescasseroli in the morning, meeting with the guide, departure for an excursion to discover the beech forest and its inhabitants in the characteristic winter "dress". Packed lunch. Departure: 10.00; Return: 16.00. Hotel accommodation; 6.30 pm wellness program in the SPA (whirlpool, turkish bath, swimming pool, sensory showers). 20.30 hours dinner and overnight
Second day

08.00 am breakfast;
09.00 pOre 9.00 meeting with the guide and departure for the snowshoe hike "on the tracks of Wildlife". Packed lunch. Afternoon short excursion looking for the stars. 20.00 hours dinner and overnight

Third day

08.00 am breakfast;
09.00 pOre 9.00 meeting with the guide and departure for the snowshoe hike in the locality of Cicerana, to admire the beautiful winter scenery of the Abruzzo National Park with arrival and lunch of polenta at the Ecorifugio della Cicerana. Return at 16.00. The "Bear's snack" free tasting of typical products (honey, cakes, teas, etc.) at the workshop of Gaia in Pescasseroli. 17.00 return to the departure locations
The program will be subject to change at the specific request of the participants or due to adverse climatic conditions.

Accomodation

In family run B&B

Equipment

Hiking boots, jacket (possibly in gore-tex) with waterproof and windproof cap, backpack, water bottle, torch, leggings, hat and gloves of wool or fleece, sunglasses, long pants and sun protection cream , camera, binoculars, swimsuit.

Meeting

Appointment in Pescasseroli, Ecotur in Via Piave 9 tel. at 10.00 a.m.

How the reach us

Highway 24, Rome, Pescara branch to exit Pescina, continue to Pescasseroli.

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When

Starting

Friday March 8

Return

Sunday March 10

Duration

3 days /2 night or 2 days/1night

Dates

March 2019 from Friday 8 to Sunday 10

Difficulties

Level

Easy

Interest

5

Cost

€ 190 per person (2 nights) - € 130 per person (1 night). Who wants can participate only in the excursion on Friday at a cost of € 40 (snowshoe hike + spa)

The cost includes

Half-board in rooms with services, support of Nature guide as planned, any rent snowshoes, 1 ticket for SPA entrance.

The cost does not include

Transports, transfers, lunches and anything not mentioned in "the price includes"