The gorge of Rio Gaido

There are places where nature has accomplished unique and splendid things over millennia


Over time, the stream Rio Gaido has cut deeply into the porphyry rock and formed a narrow, striking gorge with waterfalls.

The mossy rock faces, the power of the water, the biodiverse vegetation
(including hart’s tongue ferns and various kinds of orchids) form an undisturbed interplay of nature.


The gorge is simply fascinating and breathtaking!

From the car park at the upper end of Via Bottai, trail no. 15 leads directly into the Gorge.

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