This is a breathtaking journey! The hike down takes about an hour and it is steep so it is not for everyone. Parts of the climb are slippery as you are at times crossing wet rocks so wear appropriate footwear. At the bottom is an...More
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Long walk down be very careful you must wear good walking shoes and be very careful at the bottom as it is quite slippery in places. My partner fell and cut his head quite badly. Lizards and beautiful butterflies as you walk down.
The easiest way to get to this cayon is by RT4, from Avola to Avola Antica. The road is steep and curving but good enough for cars and bycicles. After Avola Antica it is another 3-4 km, follow Cava Grande signs. Leave the car at...More
Only for good walkers. Tiring but Worth it...Access is forbidden yet there is parrking for 3 euros because everyone goes to the lakes and forgets about the fact it is forbidden, and parking is free down the road!
Cava Grande is not easy to find: a lack of sign made it quite hard to find the place, but once you find it, it is so worth the trip. A beautiful hike (easy) in nature, in well-defined paths (a bit too "human-made"), with stunning...More
Lovely spot to get some peace & quiet. Nature reserve is tranquil. Walk down OK, uphill strenuous. Small cafe at top with shaded seating area & clean toilets. Road up very picturesque - good view point halfway. Take the SP route to pazzolo arecia after-...More
This is not for the faint hearted. It is a beautiful, natural place and there is a steep dangerous climb down and one muust be very fit to do it.