Tuscania – Viterbo – Montefiascone – Civitella – Bolsena
Travelling in Latium’s Maremma – The Maremma is a territory rather large and boundaries are not straight overlooking the Tyrrhenian Sea, Dante (Inferno XIII, 7) says: “They have not so bitter weeds nor so dense, Those savage wild beasts, that in hatred hold places and cultured between Cecina Corneto. ”
Starting from hills inland,we leave the Via Cassia and the Via Francigena on the oriental side, so we move into dense forests and enchanting corners,which have a tradition of ancient civilizations .Before of the medieval settlements of the Duchy of Castro, Maremma has seen initially Etruscan attendance and Roman later,but the history start earlier ,as tell us important evidence of prehistoric life
From Viterbo, Pape’s City we pass on the Lazio coast of Montefiascone and Civitella,we arrive to the village of Bolsena, passing from the archaeological site of Poggio Moscini and Territorial Museum of Lake Bolsena at the Rocca Monaldeschi. Both places are worth a visit: the first is by far the most visited archaeological site of Bolsena, from the second you will enjoy, among other things, a total view of the lake. If you still have time, you’ll be spoiled for choice among the places you can visit: the Basilica di Santa Cristina, Palazzo del Principe, the Turona Park and enjoy wines and dishes of Tuscia as the bread made with chestnut flour, the Bagnone Viterbo, Fettuccine with Truffle, The Ugly But Good, the donuts with hazelnut ..
Duration: 5 days
Cost: 810 €,
including equestrian excursion with guide(6-7 hours)+5 lunch + 5 dinner + 5 breakfast + 4 overnight