Tour Brucoli & Surroundings

 

TYPE: MTB Trails

DURATION (approximate): 4 h

SCHEDULE (approximate): pick-up ore 09.00 -> drop-off ore 13.00

ROUTE: Borgo marinaro di Brucoli, C.da Campolato, C.da Gisira, Baia di Arcile, Vallone del torrente Porcaria, Byzantinerock-cut cave buildings

MAXIMUM ALTITUDE REACHED : 30 mt – LEVEL : EASY

SUGGESTED EQUIPMENT : cap, sunscreen, water (3 liters), snacks, training shoes LENGHT: 14 Km ring trail, which can

be divided into more manageable chunks according to circumstances

 

THE TOUR:

We will leave from Brucoli, a small fishing village 40km from Syracuse and from there we will proceed towards Contrada Campolato, along the famous Castle and the beautiful bay. Then we will reach the plain of Contrada Gisira and from there we will go down to the Arcile’s bay with its characteristic pebbles. From there to the Porcaria’s River Valley, an iblea quarry that originates in Contrada Maglitto. It is one of the most important paleontological sites in Sicily for its findings that, according to some studies, make this area one of the first to be populated in Sicily.

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