Palermo-Cefalù area

  • Pizzo Carbonara

    Start:
    Piano Battaglia
    Trekking time:
    310min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Pizzo Carbonara
    Altitude start:
    1600m
    Altitude arrival:
    2000
    Altitude difference:
    400m

    Unforgettable excursion from Piano Battaglia to Pizzo Carbonara along the highest carsic massif of the Madonie mountains. Enchanting view.

  • Rocca Busambra

    Start:
    Alpe Cucco
    Trekking time:
    480min
    Difficulty level:
    challenging
    Arrival:
    Alpe Cucco
    Altitude start:
    500m
    Altitude arrival:
    1600
    Altitude difference:
    1100m

    Demanding excursion on the massif dominating the village and the wood of Ficuzza. It is 1615 m high and 15 km long. From Ficuzza walk to Fonte Ramosa, Vallone San Giorgio, Ciacca della Bifarera then along the peak on the top. Descent along the East slipe to Piano Tramontana; Alpe di Cucco, Contrada Rocca d’Elice and Ficuzza.

  • Abies Nebrodensis

    Start:
    Quacella
    Trekking time:
    360min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Madonna degli Angeli
    Altitude start:
    1300m
    Altitude arrival:
    1900
    Altitude difference:
    600m

    Canna Madonna degli Angeli Abies Nebrodensis valley. Nature trail & landscape route. Endangered local flora species to be viewed.

  • Anello del Fanuso

    Start:
    Ficuzza
    Trekking time:
    300min
    Difficulty level:
    medium
    Arrival:
    Ficuzza
    Altitude start:
    500m
    Altitude arrival:
    850
    Altitude difference:
    350m

    Nature trail among woods of helms and oaks. Drive until the village of Ficuzza then walk the park track until the Alpe Cucco lodge through the Fanuso valley, the Agnese valley, the Felce valley. The Ficuzza wood is wonderful.