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Santo Stefano di Sessanio, Calascio, and Castelvecchio Calvisio Ring-route

Itinerary no. 64

On foot         Great Interest: Panorama Great Interest: Hystory 
  • Departure: Santo Stefano di Sessanio (1,251m)
  • Duration: 3 hour/s 30 minutes
  • Difficulty Level: E - Hiking (level)
  • Difference in height: 590m
  • Recommended Period: from April to November

From Santo Stefano di Sessanio (1,251m) take on foot the road leading to Campo Imperatore. After a few hundred meters (trail marker), turn right and take a road and then a trail crossing a plateau and then climbing along a deep valley (Val Pareta) until you reach a road cut in the mountainside.
Follow it on the right, keep right when you reach a junction, and climb to the Renaissance oratory of Madonna dei Monti and to the fortress of Rocca Calascio (1,460m, 1 hour). You can also get here without taking a trail but with a visible route, following the ridge and going beyond Monte delle Croci.

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