A five kilometers from the coast, on a rocky upland,is situated in Camerota. Here the time seems to run slowly and invite to stroll through the winding alleys tipical of the medieval system. The Terracotta color of the house is intensifying below the ray’s sun and in some places is possible see the sparkling see away.
Picturesque weekly vegetable market, that brings together growers of the surrounding areas with freshly harvested fruits and vegetables, and interesting to see the work of potters who still carry out their activities following centuries-old methods. To learn more about the local tradition is possible see the Craft and Tools peasants Museum with free ticket, located in Via Armando Diaz and open in summer from 17:00 to 21:00.
Parco Nazionale del Cilento, Vallo di Diano e Alburni
The protected area extends from the coast at the foot of the Apennines and is a true paradise for hikers.
Morigerati: in the belly of the eart
The Bussento river plunges into a sinkhole and reappears in a cave few kilometers further south near Morigerati. A suggestive walk between cave, canyon and section in open offers a landscape of exceptional scenic and natural value. The recommended period for the hike is from march to November and the route is carried out in an hour.
Scavi Archeologici di Velia
Patria dei Filosofi Parmenide e Zenone l’antica Elea, città greca ribattezzata Velia dai romani, si estendeva su un promontorio accarezzato dal mare. L’area archeologica si trova nei pressi di Ascea e si può visitare tutti i giorni. Le vestigia di età greca e di età romana in buono stato di conservazione che si possono ammirare comprendono le strutture del Porto, del Quartiere Meridionale e del Quartiere Arcaico, l’Agorà e l’Acropoli, Porta Marina, Porta Rosa che rappresenta un mirabile esempio di architettura greca con volta a tutto sesto, alcuni mosaici nell’impianto termale greco e le terme romane.
The archaeological park registered from the 1998 in the world heritage list of UNESCO , from the 2014 is a monumental complex autonomous of the ministry of goods and cultural activities and the Posedonia-Paestum offers to visitors a unique occasion: “read” her millinery story across monuments that have crossed the time-
The three temples with their altars, very beautiful and uniques, the church, the Atena temple and the Nettuno’s temple, the principal plaza of Greek city (agorà) with his buildings symbol like the hero founder tomb (heroon) and the circular structure for the assemblies (ekklesiasterion) are the most evident signs of the built-up area on its Greek period.
With the arrival of Romans the temples not suffer changes, but in the city have been new buildings: The court, political and commercial area.
The amphitheater, where they carried out the duels between gladiators and animals and the campus, where Romans practiced in sport.
Oasi del Fiume Alento
The “Fiume Alento” oasis is a site of community importance that include a big part of Fiume Alento. There is a dam that, barring the course river, make an artificial lake of 1,7 kmq.
On the right bank of the water course there is a natural oasis, made up small lakes with important ecological value.
In the oasis is possible practice naturalistic hiking, mountin bike, birdwatching, boat’s hiking, horse walks, archery, rowing and game fishing.
Certosa di Padula
The amazing “Certosa di San Lorenzo” know like Certosa di Padula makes the Padula’s municipality the main tourist religious destination in “Campania” in addition to being between the more suggestive monuments of the italian artistic heritage and the world
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The Certosa is in baroque style , the fourteenth- century trail are very little. In the complex there are 350 rooms in a 51.500 m2 area which of 15.000 occupied only from the cloister, the most big in the world. The “Certosa di San Lorenzo” for its big extension is only second to Grenoble Chartreuse in France.