Discover the Flower of the Gods
Did you know that in the Zingaro Nature Reserve there are about 25 species of orchids?
Saturday, April 4, 2015, there is a new event for lovers of the Zingaro Nature Reserve. This time two expert guides, Davide Bonaviri and Maria Rosa Baldo, will accompany you along the path of the hillside to help you discover this flower loved by all.
Spring is definitely the perfect time to visit our places, the mild climate allows long and pleasant walks in the midst of a landscape full of colors and scents.
The appointment is scheduled at 9:00 in the South entrance (Scopello side)
After registration and a short break at the Visitor Center, where a guide will explain the peculiarities of this plant, will begin the tour to the path full of orchids and with breathtaking views.
The break with packed lunch is provided at the shelters of Contrada Sughero, a place quite charming, while the return you will pass by the Coastal Path.
The objective is to Learn how to recognize, among the many flowers, small orchids that will definitely be exciting for the kids.
The return is expected around 16:00.
The trek is not very challenging, but we always recommend a decent physical condition to walk in the mountains and appropriate shoes (preferably hiking).
The total distance is about 12 km, with a medium difficulty.
Bring, preferably in a backpack: packed breakfast, fruit, camera, hat for the sun, wind jacket and water bottle with at least a liter and a half of water.
It is not recommended to bring bags and hand bags.
Recall that in the Reserve is denied the entrance to dogs.
Participation fee: € 5.00
For reservations and information: Reserve N.Ö. Zingaro. CEA "magical land" Camillo Di Maria: 092435108 - (max 30 people)
or: firstname.lastname@example.org - email@example.com