Trip Planner: Europe / Italy / Basilicata / Province of Potenza / Rotonda / Nature / Parco Nazionale del Pollino
The Pollino National Park is a national park in Basilicata and Calabria, southern Italy. Comprised within the provinces of Cosenza, Matera and Potenza, with its 1,820 square kilometres it is the largest natural park in the country. It takes its name from the Pollino Massif .It was founded in 1992 and includes both natural and archaeological points of interest. The park's symbol is the Bosnian pine, which here has one of its last remaining growing areas in Italy. Towns with interesting sights include Rotonda, Castrovillari, Morano Calabro, Laino Castello, Mormanno, Scalea, Papasidero, Civita, Cerchiara . Albanian-speaking communities are present in communes such as San Paolo Albanese, San Costantino Albanese and others. In the Valle del Mercure have been discovered remains of pre-historic species such as Elephas antiquus and Hippopotamus major.To visit Parco Nazionale del Pollino on your trip to Rotonda, use our Rotonda trip builder.
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Vista dalle montagne verso il basso mozzafiato, una distesa di verde, un'aria inebriante, immancabile la macchina fotografica more »View from the mountains down breathtaking, an expanse of green, a heady, ubiquitous cameraView original
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Piero PetrisanoWith its peaks and green and deep valleys is an unforgettable spectacle that takes your breath away ... To visit in all seasons but for me it is beautiful in the spring. The food then is high quality: cheeses, breads in a wood oven, cold meats and fine wines. Still tied to traditions and lie together genuineness and moderately priced.View original
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