Italy·August 10 - 14 2023
APPENNINO HIKING, TOP FOOD & GOOD VIBES
Experience the best of the Apennines in just 5 days!BOOK NOW
Emilia Romagna is a land that combines passion and genius, giving life to so many world-class Made in Italy products that originate right here! Without a marvellous nature that satisfies body and soul, man would not be able to reach these levels of flair and creativity. Would you like to get to know it? Come with us to discover the best of the Apennines in just 5 days. An environmental hiking guide and a personal chef will accompany you on this adventure to be experienced and enjoyed. Hiking, indoor climbing, starry skies and good food made with love will be the ingredients of a long weekend of intense activities, and not only that, there will be room for evening relaxation in a villa immersed in the quiet green of the high Modenese hills of the Sassi di Roccamalatina Regional Park.
Simone Fagnoni is an Italian AIGAE hiking guide who tries to convey his love for the mountains through his experiences!
Ever since he was a child, sports on snow, ice and earth have always been part of his life!
Jessica - La cucina del Parco
Jessica Rinaldi will be your personal chef during these days!
Her cuisine is typically local, with ample opportunity to propose vegetarian menus on specific requests at zero km because everything comes from her vegetable garden, which she tends with great passion :) but she also offers a refined fish-based cuisine (ps: her speciality)
Arrival in the morning for check-in at the B&B. The lunch is free! In the afternoon, you will immediately start with some activities, in fact, Simone is also an indoor climbing instructor and will take you to a gym in Bologna, "Level24". You will climb all afternoon and then return to relax at the b&b.
Then a super dinner prepared by personal chef Jessica will be waiting for you at 8pm :)
Summit of Monte Cimone!
Breakfast will be prepared by chef Jessica and served at 7.30 a.m. At 8.30 a.m. we will set off towards the highest peak in Emilia Romagna, Mount Cimone! After a good picnic lunch prepared by Jessica and relaxation at the top of the mountain, we are ready to head back to the b&b.
A delicious chef's dinner will be waiting for you all together!
Hike Hike Hike
After another super breakfast prepared by the chef, we set off at 8.30 on a hike to Lago Santo Modenese, where we will reach the summit of Monte Rondinaio, passing no less than 4 different lakes!
Jessica will pack lunch, and then we will return to the b&b where another super dinner will be waiting for you to savour her delicacies!
After dinner, Simone will let you observe the stars and moon closely!
Punta Sofia & Lago Scaffaiolo
After a good breakfast together prepared by the chef at 7.30 a.m., we will be ready to start another hike at 8.30 am. We will reach the highest peak in the province of Bologna, the Corno alle Scale with its summit cross at Punta Sofia. The packed lunch at a high altitude at the picturesque Lake Scaffaiolo and then, return to the B&B and relax!
The last dinner by Jessica all together will wait for you at 8 pm.
Last day - Last hiking
Last breakfast together, check out of the b&b at 9 am and departure for the last hike in the Sassi di Roccamalatina Regional Park (the land of Simone and Jessica) :)
After an excellent packed lunch begged by the chef, it will be time to say goodbye! The return home will be free.
The programme is very flexible to take into account weather conditions, activities level and endurance of the group.
B&B I Parioli
The B&B is located in the green hills of the Modena Apennines, surrounded by 2,000 metres of gardens and private woodland...a true oasis of peace!
The b&b offered 2 double rooms, 1 room with 2 single beds and a sofa bed.
A personal chef
A certified GAE guide
Transport during activity (max 4 pax)
Transport to/from b&b if you arrived in Bologna (one pick up for all)
4 Nights Accommodation
All dinners (with water and 1 drink each)
All packed lunches with a bootle of water
What's Not Included
Everything not specified in the paragraph “What is included”
Climbing Gym Entry
Transport to/from b&b if you're NOT arrived from Bologna
Gasoline to be divided between the group
Transfer by personal car with gasoline to be shared
20€/pax for final house cleaning
What type of rooms the accommodation have?
The b&b offers 2 double rooms and one room with 2 single beds. Single room supplement €30 per day.
The guide provides his car for free for travel (maximum 4 guests), sharing the gasoline costs. There is the possibility to rent a car to be shared between the group at 50 euros per day to be paid on site.
Is the transport to/from airport or station included?
Not for everyone. The guides provide transport to and from Bologna airport/station free of charge (one ride for all).
In case of bad weather conditions:
In the event of bad weather, indoor activities such as rock climbing, guided tours and cooking classes with the chef will be offered.
APPENNINO HIKING, TOP FOOD & GOOD VIBES
Italy· August 10 - 14 2023· 5 days