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"Hard" or "easy" really depends on your previous experience rather than your fitnesslevel

We took the hike from Genna 'e Silena, other routes probably do not apply. I was prepared for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steinkjer, Norway
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Beautiful hike

After reading the reviews, we chose the "easier" trail that leaves from the Ba Sarva bridge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the hike from Genna 'e Silena, other routes probably do not apply. I was prepared for this hike to be "intermediate to hard", and was therefore at first a bit surprised and disappointed that the way was more a road than a path,...More

Thank orkenvandrer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading the reviews, we chose the "easier" trail that leaves from the Ba Sarva bridge because, though I am fit and can handle a strenuous hike, I am not a technical hiker and the harder, steeper trail sounded scary to me (especially as it...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The canyon is very large and deep, you will not be able to make it to the end as it get very slippery and hard to climb the rocks, hard to access, you might spenf one hour and half to ealk to the canyon through...More

Thank johnathannewgate
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We are 2 women under 40yrs in basic condition and after reading the many reviews saying the paths are "a bit steep at times, but ok for everyone" we thought this would be a nice day out in the nature getting some excersise walking. Well....More

Thank LottaA293
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Being on Sardinia we were considering trip to canyon, but given that we were there in the middle of August, we had serious doubts if it is doable. So now I can tell - yes, it is! but be well prepared for it. Here you...More

5  Thank Ewelina565
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Whenever I am on vacation, my husband loves me and hates me for planning hikes. This one is def. not one for the faint of heart but totally worth it. We like to hike a lot but we're not professional hikers by any means or...More

1  Thank Kristen B
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Very nice natural environment, beautiful gorge, hard trip :). The way was about two hours to the canyon, one hour in the canyon, another two hours backway, constantly uphill. A must-see experience!

Thank ditke
Reviewed June 29, 2018

We started the hike "the most beautiful" route option into the canyon (Genna Silana). You can park free at the hotel Gorrupo (Orientale Sarda S.S. 125 Km 183 Località Ghenna 'e Silana, 08040). At the top there seems to be an abandoned tourist information building,...More

1  Thank intelligentgirls
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I hiked "the most beautiful" route option into the canyon (Genna Silana). I think it was about 5-6km and very steep in places but overall very manageable (with proper shoes etc) and just be careful. This route gave us stunning views for...More

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We hiked in to the gorge and out from Genna Silana. Totalled 7 hours after all the stops and picture taking. It's not easy but not that hard. It may be harder if the weather is really hot. Taking at least 1 ltr of water...More

2  Thank Rosa P
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