The city of Tivoli is surrounded by copious locations to be involved in many outdoor sports during the year, for everyone. Around the wonderful naturalistic frame of Monte Catillo you can play trekking, horseriding through different itineraries as the Dea Bona Path, well-known for its historical ruins.
Not too far from Tivoli you can reach Subiaco, where is possible practicing outdoor sports inside the nature, like rafting, kayak an much more.
Monte Catillo, well-known as "Monte della Croce" for an iron cross located on its peak, outreaches for 1340 hectares inside the District of Tivoli. It has a rare microclimate, generated by the presence of the waterfalls and has a very different kind of plantations in extinction. The trekking activity is organized inside the Reserve of Monte Catillo, with marked paths accessible around the whole area and signaled with little white/red flags.
"Dea Bona" or "Del Crinale" Path (n. 551)
Climb: mt 118
Travel Time: h 1.10
Difficulty: hiking level
The Natural Reserve of Monte Catillo, not too far from Tivoli, is a particular naturalistic point of interest: you can go through these paths riding horses and visiting the wonderful panorama of the roman country. The Reserve is managed by the Province of Rome, Department V, Service 1 "Ambient (protected areas and regional parks)".
The activity of paragliding is dated back decades ago and today represents a flying mode of transportation for high distances. The pilot of paraglide uses thermal currents, that allow him to fly at an high altitude. The peculiarity of the paraglide is the low velocity of flight, that permits to observe the wonderful panoramas, like Villa Adriana, Monte Gennaro, the city of Rome and the view of the sea. You can paragliding in Tivoli with specialized instructors at l’A.S.D. ALTIVOLI - Volo Libero Tivoli.
The Rafting is well-known as an extreme sport, but actually is an activity for all. The descent of the Aniene from Subiaco is a very exciting experience that keeps you in contact with the nature, with astonishments of the landscape of the river Aniene. During the descent of the river on the raft, you will navigate through waves, flowings and little waterfalls, fitted of helmet and paddle. The rafting activity are programmed with an expert guide of the Association “Vivere l’Aniene”, for the complete safety of the participants. The rafting at Subiaco will be a very touching experience, for the objecting of valuing the river landscapes.
Progetto finanziato dalla Regione Lazio - Agenzia Regionale del Turismo