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Riserva Naturale Regionale Torrente Callora molise

Riserva Naturale Regionale Torrente Callora

Molise

The territory of the reserve includes the humid zone of the gorge of the Callora torrent with the gorges of the Fosso Fornello and Rio Torrone valleys, the zone of screes and cliffs; the zone of pastures and high parts of the gorge; the zone of reforestation where the castle rises. The overhanging walls present the typical vegetation of a gorge with the presence of sparse shrubs and bushes on the bare rock.
Riserva naturale Orientata Statale di Pesche molise

Riserva naturale Orientata Statale di Pesche

Molise

Instituted with a Ministerial Decree in 1982, it is one of the rare cases in the national panorama, in that it includes municipal state land (about 268 hectares), the property of ecclesiastical institutions (about 11) and private citizens (about 273 hectares). The Reserve is developed in altitude, it extends from an altitude of 640 m up to 1130 m.s.l.m. This aspect, according to some scholars, represents a link between the Mediterranean bioclimatic region and the temperate one and therefore it has favoured the development of a considerable variety of species of flowers typical of the Mediterranean scrub.
Campitello di Roccamandolfi molise

Campitello di Roccamandolfi

Molise

Campitello were plateaus that shepherds and farmers of the high Matese, before the fifties of the last century, managed to snatch from the wild nature and used them to sow wheat, plant potatoes and then use them as fodder and later as summer pastures. Campitello di Roccamandolfi, a large grassy plateau located at an altitude of 1230 meters, about 10 km from the village.
Abetina di Pescopennataro molise

Abetina di Pescopennataro

Molise

The Abetina di Pescopenntaro is a Site of Community Importance called "Abeti Soprani - Monte Campo - Monte Castelbarone - Sorgente del Verde". The area is included in the municipalities of Pescopennataro and Sant'Angelo del Pesco and has a total surface of 3033 hectares and the surface of the fir-wood in its pure state is about 1000 hectares. The average altitude of the area is between 1250 and 1300 meters.
Ponte tibetano a Roccamandolfi molise

Ponte tibetano a Roccamandolfi

Molise

Immerso nel verde della Riserva Naturale del Torrente Callora a Roccamandolfi, in un profondo Canyon costituito da splendide pareti rocciose, sul vers...
Mulino di Santa Maria del Molise molise

Mulino di Santa Maria del Molise

Molise

Capo d'Acqua was the ancient name of Santa Maria del Molise. In its territory there are many streams and rivulets which in the past were used to feed the motive power of the many mills which were present in the area. Today at the entrance of the village there is the so called "Parco dei Mulini" (Park of Mills), a series of small structures and hydraulic works completely restored.
Arrampicata Monte Carovello a Civitanova del Sannio molise

Arrampicata Monte Carovello a Civitanova del Sannio

Molise

Montagnola Molisana is a place rich in crags known for sport climbing. Monte Carovello, in Civitanova del Sannio, is an area that presents gorges, gullies and steep rocky walls and offers to the fans of this sport, one of the most interesting places of the Region.
Arrampicata Morgia Pietra Martino a Salcito molise

Arrampicata Morgia Pietra Martino a Salcito

Molise

The spectacular monolith of Pietra Martino rises in contrada Fontelefrassi, in the territory of Salcito. For its isolated position, the landscape context and the presence of rare species make it a valuable place from the environmental point of view, it is included in the S.I.C. "Torrente Rivo".
Parapendio a Montefalcone nel Sannio molise

Parapendio a Montefalcone nel Sannio

Molise

From this splendid panoramic balcony we can see the coast of Molise and in the distance the Tremiti islands, the perched village of Montefalcone and the beautiful scenery of Lago Grande.
Oasi WWF Guardiaregia Campochiaro molise

Oasi WWF Guardiaregia Campochiaro

Molise

The Guardiaregia - Campochiaro Regional Nature Reserve is a protected natural area established in 1996 and extended in 2000. It occupies an area of 3135 hectares, thus representing the second largest Oasis in Italy. Management is established by an agreement between WWF Italy and the municipalities of Guardiaregia and Campochiaro.
Prato Gentile - Monte Campo Capracotta molise

Prato Gentile - Monte Campo Capracotta

Molise

Monte Campo with its 1746 m.s.l. is the highest point of the territory of Capracotta, from here you can enjoy an extraordinary panoramic view that sweeps from the valley of Verrino (just from this peak is born the river Verrino), the valley of the Sangro, in the distance the mountainous massif of the Maiella and to the south the mountain of Frosolone and the Matese. The mountain is surrounded by large forests of black pine and climbing to the summit there are vast beech and fir forests.
Colle san Valentino a Mafalda molise

Colle san Valentino a Mafalda

Molise

From a naturalistic point of view the environment is very interesting because it has been preserved from a widespread degradation not having been affected by human activities such as quarries, viaducts, asphalted roads, industrial and productive settlements. In particular, on San Valentino hill, a well-equipped naturalistic area has been recovered with a panoramic and naturalistic path, rest areas, gymnastic equipment, observation points and signs.
Parco dei Tratturi molise

Parco dei Tratturi

Molise

The sheep tracks are a characteristic feature of the Molise landscape, these grassy paths have represented and still represent an invaluable asset worthy of protection. In 1976 a Decree of the Ministry of Culture declared the sheep tracks "...of particular interest for archaeology and the political, economic, social and cultural history of the Molise Region", putting the tracks under the same jurisdiction as works of art.
Parco Nazionale Abruzzo Lazio e Molise molise

Parco Nazionale Abruzzo Lazio e Molise

Molise

The Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, established in 1923, is one of the most famous protected areas in Italy and one of the best known in Europe. The laws protecting this area have made it possible to safeguard an almost uncontaminated environment, home to unique flora and fauna.
Parco Regionale dell'Olivo a Venafro molise

Parco Regionale dell'Olivo a Venafro

Molise

The Venafro Regional Olive Park, also known as the Oraziano or Campaglione Park, was established by Regional Law in 2008 and in 2018 was included in the prestigious National Register of Historic Rural Landscapes of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food, Forestry and Tourism. It is the first protected area dedicated to the olive tree, the only one of its kind in the Mediterranean. Venafro oil was already known in ancient times, as Marcus Porcius Cato and Horace spoke of it and considered it to be the finest oil in the ancient world.
Faggete Vetuste della Foresta Umbra puglia

Faggete Vetuste della Foresta Umbra

Puglia

In the heart of the Gargano National Park stands the Umbra Forest, the largest broadleaf tree formation in Italy, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2017.
Complesso Monastico di San Domenico puglia

Complesso Monastico di San Domenico

Puglia

The Monastery Complex of San Domenico, in Corato, is a precious place of worship for its architecture and the beauty it enshrines in its interior.
Centro storico di Vieste puglia

Centro storico di Vieste

Puglia

The historic center of Vieste is a jewel overlooking the sea. Its symbols, the Pizzomunno and the Trabucco di Punta San Francesco, make it shine amid seafaring tales.
Museo del Libro Casa della Cultura puglia

Museo del Libro Casa della Cultura

Puglia

Inside the lovely Palazzo Caputi, in Ruvo di Puglia, visitors will find the Book Museum and House of Culture, which hosts a very large collection of volumes, making it one of the cornerstones of local culture.
Area Archeologica di Piano San Giovanni puglia

Area Archeologica di Piano San Giovanni

Puglia

The Piano San Giovanni Archaeological Park in Canosa testifies to the urban development and cultural growth of the town at the behest of Bishop Sabino.

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