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Riserva Naturale Statale Valle dell'Orfento

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Address: | Località Santa Croce, 65023 Caramanico Terme, Italy
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Great mountain River gorge.

I have included pictures of the bridge and where to go down to get to this great River gorge, please veiw. To get here you will need to head towards Caramanico Terme, on the SS... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I have included pictures of the bridge and where to go down to get to this great River gorge, please veiw. To get here you will need to head towards Caramanico Terme, on the SS 487 road. The place that you want to park is a parking lay by on the SS 487 road about 1.2 km before Caramanico Terme,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

We walked through this beautiful gorge with our 3 children, ages 10,7,3.5 (the small one was some of the time on a backpack). We parked our car at the parking bay on road ss487 before crossing the bridge and entering the town of Caramanico Terme. We then went down to the gorge. It is not a long walk (15 min.)... More 

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Weston, MA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Easy to follow paths through beautiful gorges. I wish we brought our swim suits. Peaceful. We had the park to ourselves on a rainy day in early October.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

One of the most spectacular sights in the Park - well worth the walk - which you can be shortened if need be. Also worth a visit to the Park Centre nearby.

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Voorburg, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2015

Walk along the Orfento river, close to Caramanico Terme. The river has carved out a most wonderful steap valley. A well marked footpath guides you along the river, with crystal clear water. In summer there is shade and cooling.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

This is the most spectacular gorge - highly recommended for a brilliant day walk from Caramanico. Can be full or half day walk depending on how far up the gorge you venture and how fast you walk...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

Wow - what an experience. Caramanico Terme is a small but busy hilltop town, but it has a wonderful secret, the Valley of Orfento. We had to get permission to visit - actually a very easy procedure (just make sure you have proof of identity), and then we set off. The walks are very well signposted with suggested times to... More 

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