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  2. Apulia

Roca: Archeologic Trekking and the Cave of Poetry Tour

Product ID: 196718
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Explore the ancient ruins of Roca, visiting the archaeological excavations, exploring the famous Poesia Cave and swimming in the natural pool. You will also trek along the coastal "Path of Poetry", among other breathtaking coastal paths.
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Duration 4 hours
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  • Visit the archeological site of Roca and its ancient ruins
  • Explore the Cave of Poetry and swim in the natural pool
  • Trekk along a coastal path
  • Visit Torre dell'Orso and enjoy the wonderful beach of the Two Sisters
Full description
After meeting with your group and your guides, you will begin your exciting trekking adventure to discover Roca, Torre dell'Orso and Sant'Andrea. You will begin by visiting Roca Vecchia and the archaeological area, where you will be able to witness the very important archeological excavations and the rock village. You will then explore the famous "Cave of Poetry", considered one of the most beautiful natural pools in the world.

Following this, you will walk along the coast exploring the many grottoes that were a refuge for Mediterranean pirates. You will trek along the Path of Poetry, visiting Torre dell'Orso, before relaxing and swimming on the beach of the Two Sisters. Here you can admire the two famous "Faraglioni", and explore the Cave of San Cristoforo. You will walk along the coast, discover ancient fossil dunes, and visit the coastal caves such as the Grotta dell'Acquadolcee the Grotta del Canale.

Later, you will observe ancient fossils embedded in the clay and sand walls. Between natural pools and marvelous inlets, you can discover hidden coves protected by high cliffs where you will enjoy a breathtaking view. Further exploring the coast, you will visit the beautiful Faraglioni and the famous Arch of Sant'Andrea. You will reach the Bay of Sant'Andrea, complete with its enchanting beach, and after a relaxing break at the "Babilonia", you will leave again for a trek along the Poesia Path to return to your starting point of Roca Vecchia.
  • Trekking and guided activities
  • Environmental hiking guide
  • Ecologist and biologist
  • Equipment
  • Insurance

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Meeting point

Meeting Point: Via Amerigo Vespucci, 5 Roca Vecchia LE GoogleMap:

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please bring a backpack, a water bottle, a packed lunch, energy food and drinks, dried fruit and energy bars
• Wear hiking clothing suitable for the season, a cotton t-shirt, hiking pants, hiking shoes, and a hiking jacket
• There will be equipment available to hire on site
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Naturalmente Salento

Product ID: 196718