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Massa Lubrense Walk of the 23 hamlets

08 August 2009 | No comments

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Type of event: Excursion/ Trekking
Event date: During April
Location: Sorrento and the Sorrentine Peninsula

The walk of the 23 hamlets this year reaches its 15th edition and consists of a pleasant walk between the three beautiful territories of Massa Lubrense, through the dense centuries old road network.

The walk permits the local people and tourists to rediscover the rural characteristics of the area, with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Naples and Salerno, the Islands, Vesuvius and the Lattari Mountains.

Every year, the itinerary changes in order to present new points of interest, newly recovered paths or cleaned up trails.

In the course of the walk, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the characteristics of the territory, accessing some smaller churches and crossing through the ancient citrus plantations of Massa planted by the Jesuits in the first half of 600.

Usually, the walk offers a course with various options of diverse length and difficulty in order to satisfy the needs of all the hikers.

List of hamlets you can visit:

  • Pastena;
  • Acquara;
  • Titigliano;
  • S. Francis;
  • Mortelle;
  • Piazza del Vescovado Massa Central (square of Bishopric);
  • Borgo di “Guarazzano” “Quartiere” e “Torrione” (village of “Guarazzano”, “Quartiere” and “Torrione”;
  • Casale di “Campo” (hamlet of Field);
  • Località “S. Liberatore” (Locaility of S. Liberator);
  • Località “Parate” (Locality of Saves);
  • Casale dell’Annunziata (hamlet of the Annunciation);
  • Casale di “Marciano” (hamlet of March);
  • Casale di “Termini” sosta pranzo (hamlet of “Terms”);
  • Casale di “Casa” (hamlet of house);
  • Località di “Pontescuro” (Locality of dark bridge);
  • Casale di “Schiazzano” (hamlet of Schiazzano);
  • Casale di “Monticchio” (hamlet of Monticchio”;
  • Via “Canale”;
  • Piazza di Sant’Agata (Sant’Agata square).

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