Castles, villages and hermitages of Appennines

Casentino is a small valley, surrounded by mountains from where the Arno river starts. Casentino is rich with medieval castles, breathtaking sights and millennial forests, and it was a place of exile for the poet Dante Alighieri. We offer you a trekking with donkeys in the National Park of Casentino Forests and in the millennial forests surrounding Camaldoli’s Monastery. Our tour will be an approach to the park’s protected areas and the very rich wildlife.

Destination: Tuscany, Italy

Self Guided

Duration: 6 days

Departure: may - october

Price: from 620,00 eur p.p. in dbl room / july - august from 645,00 eur p.p. in dbl room; discounts for children

Prices Include:
  • accommodation (5 nights) in local B&B or country farm
  • breakfasts, 4 dinners
  • half day with a professional mountain guide
  • donkeys and equipment to bring your bags
Prices Do not Include:
  • the costs of transportation for getting to the destination
  • lunches, dinner on arrival day
  • insurance
  • anything not mentioned under ” the price includes”


Day 1

arrival in Stia

Day 2

Donkey stables / Campolombardo – Romena

KmMt Mt Hours
11 251 323 4

Day 3

Romana - Rifugio di Asqua

KmMt Mt Hours
12 523 179 6

Day 4

Visit of the Monastery of Camaldoli (without donkeys)

KmMt Mt Hours
7 421 188 4

Day 5

Rifugio Asqua - Valagnesi

KmMt Mt Hours
8 373 528 4

Day 6

Valagnesi - donkey stables

KmMt Mt Hours
15 375 514 7

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