There are always plenty of opportunities for activity holidays near Florence in this site. However for enthusiasts of Mugello adventure holidays near Florence, we present you an opportunity not to be missed. This is a new proposal for sky running: Monte Morello Skytrail.
The second edition will take place on the 1st of November 2017. Its 25km and 1600 meters of positive altitude difference places it among the most challenging events of this kind. Departure and arrival of athletes will be from the terrace of Piazzale Leonardo. The Monte Morello Sky Trail is one of the most interesting novelties of the Tuscan mountain racing calendar.
The race, in fact, combines the essence of the trail and the concept of skyrunning. Sometimes challenging trails leading to all three peaks of Monte Morello. Readers should know that the race allows you to come across some of the most beautiful views of Florence’s surroundings. The route includes both mule tracks and comfortable single track trails with downhills and high-tech climbs. Nothing better then for those who have in mind spending a few days of Mugello adventure holidays near Florence .
Not too far away is the “il Gigante” adventure park of Pratolino. On the opposite side of the street there is the entrance to the Villa Demidoff Medicean park. This site has been included in the special list of Unesco’s world heritage sites since 2013.
The Monte Morello Sky Trail is the ideal race for those who love sports and nature. We would like to make an endorsement to this initiative that promotes the sharing of fun, effort and passion. Here is a video of last year’s edition
The day, as well as a sporting event, will also be a celebration of this mountain, which is a valuable asset for the Florentines. Upon arrival the Caravanserraglio restaurant will see to the liveliness of the event and to offer athletes a tasteful refill.
The start will be at 9:00 am while the arrival of the first athletes is expected after about two and a half hours. The awards will take place at 13.30 in the presence of the mayor and the sports director of Sesto Fiorentino, Lorenzo Falchi and Damiano Sforzi, and the sport advisor of the City of Vaglia Riccardo Impallomeni. The last athletes, who will be welcomed by the organizers with the same warmth of the first ones, will be at the finish shortly after 2:30 pm. The closing of the event is scheduled for 15.30.
Mugello adventure holidays near Florence are among the few events that can combine relaxation, competitive adrenaline, art and breathtaking beauty of the area. A unique coctail for the person’s psychophysical and moral well-being. Please check out the lastest original adventure tour we devised for our demanding customers.