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La Sila

Great place to visit if you enjoy nature and the out doors. I’ve been going for a number of years... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Franco P
via mobile
Pine forest, streams, hills and a lake

If you like the outdoors this is worth a visit when in the area. It would be advisable to drive... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Ali H
via mobile
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The Park includes the 3 areas denominated “Sila Grande”, “Sila Piccola” and “Sila Greca”for a total of 73.695 hectares. Tourism within the National Park Of the Sila, is in continuous development through the touristic activities mainly bounded to the...more
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Via Nazionale snc | Lorica, 87055, San Giovanni in Fiore, Italy
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely Park and there are some wonderful walks taking in all the natural beauty. Wildlife is in abundance. You could spend hours exploring. One observation don't try and drive the complete circuit around the park by car as the roads/tracks are very...More

3  Thank Bobandmaggie
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

If you want to do long treks this would be a wonderful place, in which case you need many, many hours. We were taken there on a tour for a couple of hours and were extremely disappointed because there was a lot of travel involved...More

1  Thank Betula103
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit if you enjoy nature and the out doors. I’ve been going for a number of years and enjoy cycling in the park. Food is also great with all local produce.

Thank Franco P
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

If you like the outdoors this is worth a visit when in the area. It would be advisable to drive around the park first and then pick your starting point for a hike as there are several - this will allow you you get your...More

Thank Ali H
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Around 65 kilometers of beautiful road with incredible views, a lot of camping areas and restaurants, bike friendly, lakes, forests and everything a nature lover might desire. One of the best surprises Italy offered us.

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

If you want to do long treks this would be a wonderful place, in which case you need many, many hours. We were taken there on a tour for a couple of hours and were extremely disappointed because there was a lot of travel involved...More

1  Thank Betula103
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely Park and there are some wonderful walks taking in all the natural beauty. Wildlife is in abundance. You could spend hours exploring. One observation don't try and drive the complete circuit around the park by car as the roads/tracks are very...More

3  Thank Bobandmaggie
Reviewed 3 December 2014

In the north of the Sila National Park there's an area called the Sila Greca, which, while it doesn't have the skiing, the dramatic mountains and deep forests of the main Sila Grande, is unique for its history and culture. Above all, see the ancient...More

1  Thank ELear
Reviewed 19 October 2014

If you like hiking this is a beautiful park especially at this time of the year. It also happened to be the mushroom festival and there are plenty in the forests and being sold in the markets. Trees are changing colors and it is very...More

3  Thank 587Helen1983
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Sila is a beautiful park in the middle of calabria with 3 lovely lakes. It is a perfect place to walk in the nature and eat in a small restaurant in the middle of nowhere. Please consider that there is not an "entrance": the park...More

3  Thank MrSatan79
Reviewed 11 December 2013

The beauty was unbelievable. We hiked all day with our Italian Cugino's ( cousins).. and had so many things to talk about in nature.

2  Thank Rivergirl
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Response from 587Helen1983 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Can't help you because we had a rented car but I would get in touch with the park services. We stayed in Camigliatello at the SILA HOTEL. This is a small town but has places to eat and stores to browse in and locals to... More
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