Hiking in the Madonie National Park

Hiking in Madonie Mountains

Experience the Wilderness

Enjoy the Gorgeous Madonie Landscape

Enjoy a one-day hike in the Madonie National Park among beech woods, wide meadows and ancient trees, with local food tasting too.
Explore Piano Battaglia, a famous ski resort of the Madonie, where you can find a modern chairlift that will lead us to the summit of the Mufara Mountain from which you will enjoy a wonderful panorama.

Highlights

Typical Sicilian products tasting, water and local wine

A professional naturalistic guide English and French speaker

An adventure in the gorgeous Madonie landscape

Mid-level hiking experience recommended

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Trip Details

Price

€60 euro per person

Note: we regretfully do not allow children younger than 14 years of age to accompany us.


Duration

Approx. 8 hours


Departure Time

8:30 am

Departure and arrival time depend both on the season and the time of sunset.


Meeting Point

Lascari train station


Included

English and French speaking guide, tasting of local produce, water, local wine, transfer from Lascari train station to the farm.

Note: Transfer from hotel/property is not included, but possible on request and extra rate


What to Bring

Sunglasses, sunscreen, insect repellent, long pants, comfortable & closed-toe shoes (sneakers or boots)


Good to Know
  • Itinerary is subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.
  • The company reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary if needed due to availability and/or adverse weather conditions.

Enjoy a Full Day Hike in the Stunning National Park

Your hiking experience will begin at Piano Battaglia, a famous ski resort of the Madonie Mountains where we will find a modern chairlift that will lead us to the summit of the Mufara (about 1950m), and from which we will enjoy a wonderful panorama of breath-taking views.

From here we will set off among beech woods, wide meadows and ancient trees including the Abies Nebrodensis, an endemic species presents only in Sicily, to reach Piano Farina, a rest area formerly used by shepherds during the pasture of the herds. Here we will see the old haystacks built according to ancient traditions.

Here we will witness and take part in the transformation of milk into different types of Sicilian cheese. The guide will explain all the interesting steps carefully.

Then enjoy a tasting of cold cuts, cheese, vegetables and why not, a glass of local wine!

We will resume the traces of the path to observe Pizzo Canna, where the eagle nests, to continue up to Portella Mandarini.