Discovering some evocative, little-known corners of the area of Castel del Monte, the same places where Federico II himself used to go hunting with his hawks.
A walk in one of the wildest areas of the Altamurgia National Park: “Murgia Lamapera”: We’ll climb up and down the murgia rib through two pure “lame”(typical Apulian erosive crack that bring meteoric water to the sea), close to the…
Discovering some evocative, little known corners of the area of Castel del monte, the same places where Federico II himself used to go hunting with his hawks.
A walk through the “Pantano di Gravina” forest, down to the murgia rib, in the canyon, then climbing up to to the “pulicchio of gravina”, the main point of interest of this itinerary.
Starting from the “Coppa manor farm” to the “jazzo la Pisticchia”. We’ll see a “votano” (an old stone cistern); a little known necropolis; a perfectly saved old “trullo” and a breathtaking murgia with the changing colors of the sky and…
A simple itinerary , good to enjoy a day in the wild nature.
The itinerary is centered on one of the most important geosites of the Alta Murgia National Park: Il Pulo di Altamura. The Pulo is one of the largest collapse sinkholes in southern Italy.