Hiking and Picnic in Casentino Ancient forests, waterfalls and Medieval hamlets await you.

Chiusi della Verna

Chiusi della Verna

Camaldoli Hermitage and Monastery

Camaldoli Hermitage and Monastery

The National Park of Casentinesi Forests

The National Park of Casentinesi Forests


Hiking and Picnic in Casentino - CODE: SNCAS01

Hike in one of the largest forest areas in Italy preserving a great heritage of flora and fauna such as wolves, golden eagles and many species of ungulates. The National Park of Casentinesi Forests is also home to mystic monasteries, such as La Verna and Camaldoli. Have a guided walk through a mysterious fairy wood, following the “Trail of the ice-houses”, where you can discover the natural ice-houses used by the friars to store food. Get immersed in the silence and spirituality of old pilgrimage routes that fascinated saints and artists.

After the walk, enjoy a genuine picnic with local produce accompanied by Tuscan wine. 


Please note:

Hard shoes, suitable clothes, backpack and water are recommended.

This tour is not recommended to people with mobility issues or breathing difficulties.



About 9 Km.

Elevation changes: 

Some elevation change.



Forest path.


What’s included:

  • Private transportation in a Mercedes minivan.
  • Departure from and return to your accommodation.
  • Guided hiking with an English-speaking professional environmental tour guide (approx. 4 hours).
  • Picnic basket (selection of local ham and cheese, bread, focaccia, wine).

Price per person: 

4 pax

5 pax

6 pax

€ 135

€ 115

€ 105

Whatever the number of people in your party, we can arrange this tour for you. Prices are on request. Do not hesitate to ask!



Whether you want to modify this tour or have an itinerary built from scratch, we will be happy to create a tailor-made experience. Tell us your preferences and we will craft the ideal tour for you!




A non-refundable deposit of 10% of the total amount is required at the TIME OF BOOKING to secure your reservation. The balance is then due 72 hours BEFORE tour beginning.

Bookings made LATER THAN 72 hours BEFORE tour beginning must be paid by lump-sum settlement.



Any cancellation by you must be notified by email to info@acrosstuscany.com.

We will acknowledge your cancellation by email.

Cancellations received UP to 72 hours BEFORE tour beginning: 10% CHARGE (deposit).

Cancellations received LATER THAN 72 hours BEFORE tour beginning, late arrivals and no shows: NO REFUND.

This is applicable to any participant that fails to arrive, or arrives after tour beginning.


Rain policy:

This tour runs rain or shine.



Prices include transportation fees if the pick-up location is within Arezzo or Cortona areas. Please inquire if your accommodation is outside these areas.

Upon booking, please let us know if you have any food allergies or dietary restrictions. 

From 105 € PER PERSON

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