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Boucle de Casteddu

Hiking & walking | Haute Vallée de la Gravona
Boucle de Casteddu

Location: Village Veru ( Vero ) 20 km east of Ajaccio, RN 193 towards Bastia. Parking: town hall of Veru. Markings: yellow complemented by wooden totems . This path is for a family walk ,you will discover a village with traditional architecture preserved, and touching stories of rural life of the past. Departure from the town hall (information board with a map of the walk) . Through the hamlet of Ursunaghju ( which is originally one of the oldest family of Vero, the Orsoni), then head towards the fountain Vazzalina. From Vazzalina, take the path on the right (note the steps carved in granite ) towards the ghjarghala di u lavandaghju then cross the stream. There, the trail rises slightly, winds through the pines (views to the east across the Gulf of Ajaccio and west of the Rinosu mountain) and leads to the Casteddu (red mountains). The main route continues after a portion lined walls. It then reaches the highest point of the loop. The trail then goes down to the village, pass a stone house (panorama of the valley Gravona and the Gulf of Ajaccio) and joined a communal paved road. After about 200 m, before turning right by a steep staircase, we can see above the road, a few sculptures on the facade of a house of the 19th century. Finally through the hamlet Muchjeddi, then join the starting point, the Town Hall Square. At the end of the walk do not hesitate to wander around the narrow streets of the village to discover its characteristical architecture of the south of the island . Village of departure: Vero Village of Arrival : Vero Distance : 1 km Elevation: 90 meters Altitude: 498 meters

Boucle de Casteddu
France Hiking & walking

Ajaccio and nearby
Neighborhood: Haute Vallée de la Gravona
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