Montecatini Terme and Padule del Fucecchio

Padula del Fucecchio

Tuscan fauna and flora and surprisingly unique and unexpected habitats.

We will come to the town of Montecatini Terme by train, after a short visit of the city in the company of one of our tour escort we will begin our bicycle route towards the dampest  area of Tuscany. The Padule  of Fucecchio has the distinction of being the most extensive marsh throughout Italy, in its 2,000 hectares there is a great wealth in terms of flora and fauna. The particularity hydrogeology of the area allows you to enjoy extraordinary natural areas. It enables visitors to choose from a choice  of options on  how to interact with the surrounding nature.

In fact, after an introductory visit, participants will have free time to devote to the recreational activities of the reserve, will have a choice of the sighting of the animals in the  nature trails so to learn more about the flora, or simply rest in the various stopping points available the natural area.

At the end of the free time, we will return to Montecatini Terme to catch the train that will take us back to Lucca.

 

 

La fauna della palude

La fauna della palude

La fauna della palude

La fauna della palude

La palude

La palude

La campagna

La campagna