Walk with a donkey

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Enjoy the Sicilian countryside's beauty with a special companion

This excursion is a relaxing walk in the country in company with a donkey who will kindly carry bags and children in return for a few strokes.

Main stop on the top of a hill with a fantastic panoramic viewpoint over the Madonie Mountains. There, participants will have the opportunity to learn more about the local plants and country traditions (manna harvesting, wild edibles, ancient varieties of fruit, cereals and legumes, etc.).

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Ideal for:
- families with children
- those looking for an original walk
- those who would like to spend a relaxing day in nature
- those interested in botany and local traditions

Total duration:
About 4 hours

5,7 km

Difference in altitude:
About 150 m (one short steep hill)

Difficulty level:

What to bring:
Hiking shoes or good sport shoes, water, snack or picnic, clothes suitable to the weather conditions.

Departure from the territory of Castelbuono (Province of Palermo) at 9 am.
You will be provided with a map indicating the meeting point when you book.

Minimum 2 adult participants
Adults: 45 €
Children (6-16 years old): 15 €
Children (0-5 years old): Free
Groups: please contact us

The price includes: naturalist guide member of AIGAE (Associazione Italiana Guide Ambientali Escursionistiche) - languages: English, Italian, French, Spanish - and 1 donkey
Not included: snack/picnic, transportation. If you don't have a car, please contact us to find the best solution

The excursion could be cancelled in case of bad weather conditions