Alcantara Gorges Excursion
Duration: 3 hours.
Difficulty: average E.
Days and departure times: Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from about 3:30 to 19:00; Saturday morning from 9:30 to 12:30.
Gathering: Appointment with the guide at Parcheggio Delle Gole.
The Gorges up to 25 m high are a canyon carved by water in the 6 KM long volcanic rock. Very interesting to visit the prismatic, pentagonal and hexagonal structures, where the rapid cooling of the lava dating back to a lava casting of 8 thousand years ago, which subsequently reached the Giardini Naxos area.
This has formed structures with a ‘catasta’, ‘prate’ and ‘organ cans’ configuration. The excursion includes the entrance into the water to enjoy the magic of the columnar basalts, the gorges, the small gorges, the ‘Gurnes’, the waterfalls and a visit to the ‘Byzantine Cuba’.
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