50 Hikes In and Around Tuscany: Hiking the Mountains, Forests, Coast and Historic Sites of Wild Tuscany and Beyond

50 Hikes In and Around Tuscany: Hiking the Mountains, Forests, Coast and Historic Sites of Wild Tuscany and Beyond

by Jeff Taylor
     
 

A hiking guide and travel guide at once, provides travelers with everything they'll need to hike in Italy's breathtaking Tuscan region.
This unique guide features hikes in Tuscan Hill Country, the mountains of the Alpi Apuane, the Cinque Terre and Ligurian Coast, and the Northern and Central Apennines. Includes helpful information about weather, best times to

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Overview

A hiking guide and travel guide at once, provides travelers with everything they'll need to hike in Italy's breathtaking Tuscan region.
This unique guide features hikes in Tuscan Hill Country, the mountains of the Alpi Apuane, the Cinque Terre and Ligurian Coast, and the Northern and Central Apennines. Includes helpful information about weather, best times to visit, how to drive and get around in Italy, suggested camping and lodging establishments for overnight hikes and great eating and local customs, as well as a list of English-Italian translations of relevant hiking and navigating terms to ensure trouble-free traveling between destinations.
Hikes vary in difficulty and are accompanied by directions to the trailhead, a detailed map, hiking time and distance, beautiful photographs, and fascinating commentary on the natural, historical, and cultural wonders you'll encounter along the way.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881507348
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
05/07/2007
Series:
50 Hikes Series
Pages:
298
Sales rank:
1,145,977
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author

Jeff Taylor is a trained ecologist who has hiked thousands of miles across North America and Europe. He lives in Marina di Pisa, Tuscany.

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