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Nature whispers her secrets

National Park of Casentino Forests
The National Park of Casentino Forests extends for 36,000 hectares of verdant wonder. The Locanda dei Baroni is located in the heart of the Park, also in the “Alta Via dei Parchi“.
The link between nature and spirituality is the theme of the Path of Sacred Forests, path made ​​through the National Park of Casentino Forests, a proposal to discerning visitors and hikers who want a different itinerary. This path allows interesting discoveries and pleasant sensations in one of the most important places from the spiritual point of view: Camaldoli.

The monks and the forest: two inseparable realities. Present since the year 1000, their spirituality has given and gives life to this fascinating extreme corner of Tuscany. Up here, the time has not passed and you could find the spirit of St. Romauldo and Dante in the cells of the hermits at the Hermitage, in the beautiful cloister of the Monastery, in the scents of the ancient pharmacy of the monks, between the arrows of sun piercing the black forest and the song of the fresh water coming down in the bubbling streams: heaven on hearth.

The animals
Experience the park is also discovering its inhabitants such as foxes, deer, wolves, wild sheep, eagles and wild boar in the timeless enchantment of the green fronds.