We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Parco Nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna

Strada Statale 310, 47018 Pratovecchio, Italy
+39 0575 50301
Review Highlights
Wow trees, little panorama

The park is well organised with several info points with a competent and gentle staff. There are... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2016
Martina Z
Takua Pa, Thailand
via mobile

This is a stunning park in the Apennines - with breathtaking forests, a fine network of way-marked... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2016
Judi W
Durham, United Kingdom
Read all 127 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The National Park of the Casentino Forests, Monte Falterona and Campigna covers an area of about 36,000 hectares (about 15,000 acres), equally divided between Emilia Romagna and Tuscany, including territory from the provinces of Forlì-Cesena, Arezzo and Florence. From a naturalist viewpoint, the Park stands out as one of the most prized forest areas in Europe. At the heart of the park are the Foreste Demaniali Casentinesi [State Casentino forests], within which can be found the Riserva Naturale Integrale (Integral Nature Reserve) of Sasso Fratino, founded in 1959. The territory also has towns and villages rich in history and artistic and architectural heritage, which present themselves to the visitor in a wonderful natural frame, rich in flora and fauna, including the most important population of the Apennine wolf, as well as the exceptional presence of five species of ungulates (mammals with hooves): wild boar, roe deer, fallow deer, common deer, and mouflon (mountain sheep).Inside the park there are two points of great interest and spiritual importance: the Sanctuary of La Verna and the Hermitage of Camaldoli. The protected area can be visited by pleasant excursions on foot, mountain bike, horseback or, in winter, on cross-country skis along a path network of approximately 600 kilometres.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
20 Aug 2016
“Wow trees, little panorama ”
29 Jun 2016
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Strada Statale 310, 47018 Pratovecchio, Italy
+39 0575 50301
Write a Review
Reviews (127)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The park is well organised with several info points with a competent and gentle staff. There are paths for every level of experience in trekking. The woods are amazing, unspoiled. Being used to walk in the Alps, though, I was slighty sad that we couldn't...More

Thank Martina Z
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a stunning park in the Apennines - with breathtaking forests, a fine network of way-marked paths, and many good places to stay - and to eat the abundant and excellent local produce. Considering how close it is to many Italian towns, it's remarkably...More

Thank Judi W
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Endless trees with no end towards the sky, amazing scenory and breath-taking waterfalls. The drive is slow but enjoy all that is around you, including small towns here and there.

1  Thank Shirley F
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Decent trails for hiking, unfortunately it had rained the day before we were there, so it was a bit limited. Very peaceful, saw few people, were there in September.

1  Thank sobesand
Reviewed 4 November 2014

every year I leave my city to reach, betwen the end of October and the first 2 weeks of November, this amazing Park. It's known to be the most colourful forest in Italy and there is a reason. In this season, the wonderful forest become...More

1  Thank Ghibli31
Reviewed 2 November 2013

An Amazing place! spent a couple of nights in the forest this Autumn. Had a guided walk on the east side then stayed about 1hr from Poppi at the Hostel. Amazing landscapes! Would love to hire a guide next time i visit. We heard the...More

1  Thank emma4walkies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Google Translation

1  Thank laura2368
Reviewed 3 May 2017
Google Translation


Thank stevecar75
Reviewed 3 April 2017
Google Translation


Thank Tiziana W
Reviewed 14 January 2017
Google Translation


Thank Latium62
Nearby Restaurants
La Tana Degli Orsi
191 reviews
.11 km away
Osteria Toscana Twist
70 reviews
.19 km away
46 reviews
.23 km away
I 4 cantoni
96 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pieve di Romena
88 reviews
.12 km away
Castello di Romena
49 reviews
1.07 km away
In Quiete Cooperativa
9 reviews
.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Parco Nazionale delle Foreste Casentinesi, Monte Falterona e Campigna staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines