Guided walking tours among the villages in Valdera
ore: 9:30 - 12:30
Ufficio Turismo Pontedera
Viale Rinaldo Piaggio, 82
Pontedera Tourist Office
Direct contact with the guides:
Sara Magozzi: Tel. 328.9625644
Gabriele Malucchi: Tel. 389.2997563
Cost: € 12 per person
The tourist office of Pontedera and Valdera in collaboration with the tourist and environmental guides of the area and the municipalities of Valdera organizes walking tours in the area with groups of minimum 8 and maximum 20 participants.
SATURDAY 18/06/22 – AFTERNOON : STREET ART IN PECCIOLI, BETWEEN ANCIENT AND MODERN – Guided tour of the ancient village, characterised by narrow alleys and typical medieval squares dotted with works of modern art. Visit to the Praetorian Palace, famous for its vast collection of Russian icons and lithographs, and the Archaeological Museum, rich in Etruscan artefacts. Price Archaeological Museum and Praetorian Palace: free
SATURDAY 25/06/22 – AFTERNOON CALCINAIA AND ITS TOWERS – A walk in the historical centre of Calcinaia along the Lungarno, a visit to the medieval towers in the town and to the Coccapani Ceramics Museum.
SUNDAY 10/07/2022 – WHOLE DAY: BEAUTIFUL WALK BETWEEN ORCIATICO AND MIEMO : Nature trail that crosses the areas of greatest landscape and environmental interest. The routes in this area can be covered on foot, by mountain bike and also on horseback and are signposted.
SATURDAY 30/07/22 – AFTERNOON: BORGO DI PALAIA: Visit to the ancient medieval village of Palaia with its Clock Tower and its Romanesque churches such as S. Maria and S. Andrea.
SUNDAY 11/9/2022 – FULL DAY – TOIANO AND VILLA LENA Length: 11km, Height difference: 300m D+
An old abandoned village to explore, hidden groves and paths, lots of history and nature. These are the right ingredients to spend a beautiful day together in the scenery of the Pisan hills. To finish, we will relax at Villa Lena, where we can have lunch, rest and, before returning home, visit the old village of Toiano vecchia.