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Walking to the Gorropu Canyon

Tags: Gola di Gorropu, Dorgali, Supramonte, Hiking

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Excursion Categories: Walking

Region: Barbagia, Supramonte

Walk to the Gola di Gorropu, one of Europe's deepest canyons, with steep walls that are almost 500 meters high. The first part of the walk is through a beautiful primary forest going down to the entrance of the canyon. After this we visit the inside of the canyon, going over and along big boulders. Ont the way back we walk along the river through a shady forest.

   

Depending on the time of year we stop for a swim in one of the fresh water pools

Altitude difference: 300 meters up and down

Hiking time: 4 to 5 hours

Included: transport by Land rover, and guide (english speaking), entree fee

Take with you: sufficient water, good shoes and lunch, swimming stuff

Price: €42,50 from Dorgali

Starting point: Dorgali, Cala Gonone, Orosei or Su Gologone - Oliena