Sunset on the Hamlet | Hike to Monteveglio
We are happy to present you the first summer hike!
During the hike, we will climb up to the magical hamlet of Monteveglio, province of Bologna, from the Rio Ramato, an easy path of rare beauty. On the top, we will enjoy the sunset and make a little break to set our pic-nic. After the frugal meal, we will visit the hamlet and finally go back to the starting point.
Monteveglio was an important medieval fortress. Around the X century, it was involved in the struggle between the Sacred Roman Empire and the Papacy. It resisted fiercy to the imperial siege and forced the imperial army to retreat.
The monk Doninzone, local historian, defined Monteveglio "memoranda in the centuries"
- When: 25th June and 17th July at 7.30 pm
- Where: entrance of Monteveglio, take right at the roundabout and park
- Difficulty: easy
- Lenght: 2h
- Language: Italian, English
- Additional Info: wear comfortable clothes and trekking shoes, bring some food for the pic-nic to share