Capo di Sorrento

a belvedere long 2000 years


Distance : 6,6km
Elevation gain : 130m↓130m↑
Details: Nocelle ‐ Nocelle
Difficulty: T    
Path type: mule tracks, road
Meeting Point: Tasso Square (Sorrento)

The archaeological evidences of a glorious time, the most ancient times, greet welcome and accompany hikers from the heart of Sorrento to Capo. Mounting and descending the fruitful hills, so bitter-sweet, between Priora  and Massa Lubrense , comes the discovery of the humble farmer’s gesture and the elegant coast monument. Finally, beyond the walled gardens, among the gorse stumps, there  is the natural “set” inaugurated by an anonymous Roman landowner, heading to the Queen Giovanna, and then consecrated by Sophia Loren and Vittorio De Sica in “Pane, Amore e …”

Botany: mediterranean scrub, , heather, euphorbia, true myrtle, orchids in spring,..
Fauna: birds of prey (kestrel,  buzzard, raven, sea gull,..) migratory and sedentary birds and insects, butterflies , reptiles (lizards , harmless snakes )
Archeological interests: Ancient Roman Maritima Villa

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