Ring of the military forts
A circular route in the nature reserve of Pian di Spagna, between history and nature.
Meeting at the Colico railway station ( Como Lake ). Guided walk in the famous nature reserve of Pian di Spagna, to discover one of the most important and precious wetlands in Europe, home to many species of birds, both migratory than sedentary. We will reach the historic Spanish Fort Fuentes for a charming visit. We will cross town features like Erbiola and Borgofrancone, in a habitat dominated by reedbeds, wet meadows, canals and woods.
Guided tour to the Fort of Montecchio, of the First World War, perfectly preserved, the only Italian fort to have retained its original armament, consisting of four guns Schneider.
We conclude our ring at Colico station. The actual walking path has a duration of about two hours, it is flat with some stretches of ups and downs.
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