Not only sea: valley of the Ferriere Scala(SA)

A beautiful and warm sunny day is ideal for a pleasant and surprising trip to a magical place: the valley of the Ferriere.
Although born here, this nature reserve is able to leave me speechless every time. So beautiful and so little known! Few people know that the Amalfi Coast, in addition to the sun and the sea, to keep such a treasure in its mountains.
Our guests can choose to spend a day exploring this natural wonder.
Since Scala is possible to reach the start of the trail near the square of Pontoon (fraction of Scala) which is a couple of miles from the restaurant. Guests who wish may be accompanied by car to barge or prolong the pleasure of this beautiful walk and enjoy in full all the way.
Upon reservation you prepare packed lunch.

Useful guidance on the path starting from Pontone: giovis.com

Valle delle Ferriere

“un vivace torrente che si lancia in salti e cascate dando vita a un paesaggio di rara bellezza.”

from the site: inCAMPANIA

At the foot of Mons Lactarius in the heart of the Amalfi Coast is a hidden treasure: the Valle delle Ferriere. An area of ​​about 500 square meters designed by the course of the Reed, a lively stream that rushes in leaps and waterfalls, creating a landscape of rare beauty. The tropical vegetation typical of the Azores or India is intertwined with the Mediterranean nostrana. Unique specimens as Woodwardia radicans, a giant fern and Pinguicola hirtiflora, a carnivorous plant with pink flowers, enrich the reserve.
Large chestnut woods surrounding the area and alternate with the garrigue. For Acqualta the highest waterfalls reach 20 meters away, and Palara the river forms an impressive canyon. Two trails allow you to discover the wonders of the place including the remains of the old paper mills and factory of ‘factory where iron was mined and from which it takes its name from the valley. With a little ‘luck along the paths you can meet the salamandrine spectacled and otters engaged in fishing in the river.

For further technical details: Cartotrekking

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Travelling around the Amalfi Coast with Unico Costiera

Amalfi Coast: From the location of the Penguin is easy to reach Ravello, even with a pleasant walk 15/20 minutes. Thanks to frequent connections to bus (SITA) you can easily reach Amalfi, Positano, Sorrento, and the ferries from Amalfi, Capri and Ischia.

Viaggiare in costiera amalfitana non è mai stato così comodo e conveniente!

Travelling on the Amalfi Coast has never been so comfortable and convenient!


Travelling on the Amalfi Coast has never been so comfortable and convenient! Unico Costiera is’ the tariff system and mobility in force in the 20 municipalities of the coast: Agerola, Amalfi, Ravello, Cetara, Conca dei Marini, Furore, Maiori, Massa Lubrense, Meta di Sorrento, Minori, Positano, Sorrento, Praiano , Ravello, Salerno, Sorrento, Scala, Sorrento, Tramonti, Vietri sul Mare.
Thanks to “Unico Costiera” the offer of public transport is enhanced and improved, throughout the year, with the inclusion of additional races, extensions of routes, new services and transport.

For more information visit UNICO COSTIERA

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