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Whole ring path of the Great Cone of Vesuvius (*)

The ring path allows to climb the Great Cone of Vesuvius, admiring the view of the ancient volcano of Mount Somma and the Valley of the Giant. Once reached the lower edge at 1180 m. a. s.l., it continues for a breathtaking journey which presents recurrent outlooks in the mouth of the crater. Finally, it goes downhill on the opposite slope, completing the circumnavigation of the entire volcanic cone.

Duration: 3h
Length: 5km
Altitude: 1000 a.s.l.
Difference: 200m
Difficulty: Easy


Family trail in the Forest Reserve of the park “ Tirone Alto Vesuvio”

Beautiful trail in the Forest Reserve, large and equipped, ideal for families and children. It crosses the famous “Piano delle Ginestre”, dominated by the Vesuvius view. Along the way you pass through extraordinary volcanic formations such as lava tunnels, lava strings and you can also find the lava flows from the last eruption of 1944, colonized by the famous lichen: Stereocaulon Vesuvianum.

Duration: 3h
Length: 4km
Altitude: 600 a.s.l.
Difference: 50m
Difficulty: Easy


* Entrance to the crater 10,00 euro/px, not included




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