Trekking & Walking
The Upper Maremma and the Follonica area are places where nature, history and culture come together in perfect harmony, offering fulfilling and exciting experiences. Nestled among the Tuscan hills, these hidden treasures offer unparalleled scenery and hiking trails that will make you fall in love with the beauty and magic of the area. The Alta Maremma is a place of surprising contrasts, where the landscape changes around every bend, with Its lush forests, medieval villages and ancient parish churches inviting you to explore and discover the hidden riches of this land.
Among the must-see destinations for trekking lovers, the Maremma Natural Park offers a variety of trails that wind through the hills, wild beaches and fascinating Etruscan remains. Here you can admire enchanting views, listen to birdsong and savor the sea breeze caressing your face, providing an unforgettable experience.
Follonica is a gem set in the Gulf of Follonica, surrounded by the hills of the Alta Maremma and with a spectacular view of Elba Island. The town is an ideal starting point for venturing into the surrounding area, discovering the wonders of the area through hiking and walking trails. One of the most evocative routes is the one that leads to Cala Violina, an enchanting beach with crystal-clear sea and sand that ""sounds"" under your feet: the path, immersed in the Mediterranean maquis, offers panoramic views of the sea and will make you feel in perfect harmony with nature.
Another fascinating itinerary is the one that leads to the Montioni Park, an oasis of peace and tranquility where you can walk among the centuries-old oaks, admire the wildlife and visit the ancient alum mines, witnesses of a fascinating and mysterious history.
Trekking and walking in Alta Maremma and the Follonica area are more than just an outdoor activity: they are an opportunity to immerse yourself in a world of beauty, history and culture, where every step will bring you closer to discovering an authentic territory full of surprises.