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Canyoning and Ziplining in the Matese National Forest through the Gole di Caccaviola, Cusano Mutri

A quick drive from Naples, just north of Benevento, is the Matese National Forest.  With clean mountain air, stunning views, deep gorges, tall mountains and beautfiul valleys, it’s a place worth discovering.  Matese Escursioni offers various outdoor guided activities in the Matese National Forest, including horse back riding, biking, hiking, canyoning, parco avventura (kids rope courses) to name a few.   We chose canyoning, suited up with our kids and headed to the top of the gorge “Gole di Caccaviola, Cusano Mutri”.   Continue reading Canyoning and Ziplining in the Matese National Forest through the Gole di Caccaviola, Cusano Mutri

Canyoning Forra Roccagelli in Umbria

If you have never heard of canyoning, it’s not a surprise.  It’s illegal in the US, so not something that is common.  Canyoning includes rappelling down waterfalls, sliding down rocks, jumping, and hiking through canyons and gorges.  This spring, I took my family to Umbria where we all went on a 3 hour canyoning tour of Forra Roccagelli.   Continue reading Canyoning Forra Roccagelli in Umbria