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Holidays in Cilento
Cilento is the region bordered by Campania in the north, Basilicata in the south
east and the Thyrrhenean Sea in the west. The countryside is characterized the green
forest, with its chestnut and Ilex trees, and ash grey coloured olive tree orchards
and the mounteneous and hilly structure of the fascinating countryside with rivers
cutting through the area creating the marvelous gorges.
The region also has the second
largest National Park bordering with the Apennines, Thyrrhenean Sea and Basilicata. The
mountain area has peaks like Cervati and Gelbison and at the coast the Monte Bulgheria
and Monte Stella. The villages are mostly built on the top of the hills or against
the steep edges and the area is north very high populated.
The Cilento kitchen offers
you the local specialities with the white fig, the very known olive oil “ Olio d’Oliva
Extravergine Cilento DOP”, the artichockes from the Agropoli area, where you find
Paestum, with its remains of the temples andd the very nice sandy beaches. It is a
paradise for the people who like good wine and food.
The region has a few places excellent
suited for weddings and we and our partners are able to take care of these too.
of interest are Agropoli, Ascea-Velia, Camerota, Castellabate, Palinuro, Moregerati,
Padula, Peritosa, Pisciotta, Roscigno, Sapri and San Giovanni a Piro.
The region to
explore the countryside on your mountainbike, car and by foot and enjoying the excellent