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Sila National Park

Via Nazionale snc | Lorica, 87055 San Giovanni in Fiore, Italy
+39 0984/537109
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: National Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: The Park includes the 3 areas denominated “Sila Grande”, “Sila Piccola” and “Sila Greca”for a total...
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Type: National Parks, Outdoors
Owner description: The Park includes the 3 areas denominated “Sila Grande”, “Sila Piccola” and “Sila Greca”for a total of 73.695 hectares. Tourism within the National Park Of the Sila, is in continuous development through the touristic activities mainly bounded to the winter season and the fruition of the ski lifts . Many qualified services were born bounded to the vacation activities (trekking, orienteering, etc.).In the National Park of the Sila, there are two visiting centers functioning: the Visiting Center of “Cupone”, within the municipal of Spezzano della Sila (CS) and the Visiting Center of “Monaco”, within the municipal of Taverna (CZ).
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Ancona, Italy
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1,009 reviews 1,009 reviews
595 attraction reviews
870 helpful votes 870 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

In the north of the Sila National Park there's an area called the Sila Greca, which, while it doesn't have the skiing, the dramatic mountains and deep forests of the main Sila Grande, is unique for its history and culture. Above all, see the ancient Collegio di Sant'Adriano, with mysterious mediaeval zoomorphic mosaics on the floor, in San Demetrio Corone,... More 

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Israel
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

If you like hiking this is a beautiful park especially at this time of the year. It also happened to be the mushroom festival and there are plenty in the forests and being sold in the markets. Trees are changing colors and it is very scenic. The center has an explanation of the vegetation and geological development of the park... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Sila is a beautiful park in the middle of calabria with 3 lovely lakes. It is a perfect place to walk in the nature and eat in a small restaurant in the middle of nowhere. Please consider that there is not an "entrance": the park is a huge area of calabria and you can cross it as you prefer. There... More 

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Fairmont, West Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

The beauty was unbelievable. We hiked all day with our Italian Cugino's ( cousins).. and had so many things to talk about in nature.

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