Vesuvio CoolTour 2016: excursions to discover the volcano

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Guided tours of the Monte Somma-Vesuvio complex to discover its history, traditions, curiosities and tour the Gran Cono!

The associations "Vesuvio Natura da Esplorare" and "Econote" are organizing a series of guided tours to discover the Vesuvio that will continue throughout the month of May 2016.

The first appointment with the Vesuvio CoolTour took place on May 1st, but it will continue until May 29 with an appointment a week. Every Sunday, in fact, you can follow interesting itineraries with routes of different difficulty to learn about the history of the Somma-Vesuvio volcanic complex and the excursions will be thematic.

We will investigate, for example, what happened in the last days of the eruption of 79d.C. or the "Vesuvius of Bourbons and brigands", but you can also get to know the popular traditions “'Ra muntagna” and make a beautiful whole tour of the Gran Cono.

For each excursion aspecific equipment to be equipped with: trekking shoes or non-smooth soles, water (1,5l), layered clothing, spare jersey, k-way or windproof, hat and backpack (no shoulder bags).

Vesuvio CoolTour program

8st May

The 79 AD and the three days of Pompeii
The Valle dell'Inferno from a new perspective that tells one of the great tragedies of Roman times.
Contribution: € 10 for members
Typology: average
Km: 7
Duration: 4h
Appointment: 9.30 LabAMV, Contrada Osservatorio 55 - Herculaneum

15st May

Vesuvius of the Bourbons and of the Brigands
The lavas of the South West side, the Sylva Mala and the visit to the Chapel of Santa Maria del Principio.

Contribution: 1 0 € for members
Type: easy
Km: 8km
Duration: 6h
Appointment: 9.30 LabAMV, Contrada Osservatorio 55 - Herculaneum

22st May

Popular traditions and medieval hermits
The ascent towards the Cognoli of Monte Somma: stories and traditions ra muntagna.

Contribution: € 10 for members
Type: difficult
Km: 10
Duration: 6h
Appointment: 9.30 LabAMV, Contrada Osservatorio 55 - Herculaneum

29st May

The eruption of the 1944 with complete tour of the Gran Cono
Excursion along the edge of the crater of the Gran Cono del Vesuvio.

Contribution: € 25 for members
Typology: average
Km: 4km
Duration: 4h
Appointment: 9.30 LabAMV, Contrada Osservatorio 55 - Herculaneum

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