A path rich in history, to be covered on foot or by bike
The Valdichiana is a territory to be discovered with walks in the open air. Follow the dirt roads that wind through the edge of the villages, or hidden among wooded spots, it means getting in touch with the essence of this corner of Tuscany and its history. The numerous paths that outline the Valdichiana Senese can be traveled both on foot and by bike. There is something for everyone: for more experienced walkers or for those who are not very trained and want to enjoy nature and discover the area in a different way.
Departure and arrival in the historic center of Torrita di Siena, along a path that tells the ancient history of the village. You will travel along the roads crossed in the Middle Ages by pilgrims on their way to the Santa Casa di Loreto, the end of the ancient Via Lauretana. It is possible to consult the complete route by clicking here.
Distance: 13,8 km
Estimated travel time: 3 h 20 min
Total elvation gain: 76 m.
Description: trail for hikers of medium low experience with little difference in height. The route is almost entirely on gravel road without vegetation cover, it is necessary, therefore, to be careful during the warmer months.
- Qualified hiking guide (half day)
- Packed snack
- Water Bottle – Valdichiana Living
The tour is available for a minimum of 4 people.
Comfortable clothing is recommended. Experience available from April to November.