Spring walk to discover the wild orchids in the Educational Wood and Adventure Park “Ciuchino Biricchino” in the Ostuni hills.
In spring, the meadows, the pastures and the roadsides become a wonderful palette of colors. Among the touches of the painter, there are also the wonderful wild orchids, authentic natural works of art, precious miniatures that attract pollinating insects and excite many fans.
In the amazing landscape of the Educational Wood and Adventure Park “Ciuchino Biricchino”, in the hill area of Ostuni, we’ll see and learn more about the wild orchids Anacamptis morio, Ophrys lutea, Ophrys apulica, Serapias lingua, and many more, during a pleasant stroll in the pastures with outcropping rocks and among clearings in the forest of local ancient holm oaks.
Meeting Sunday 17th April, at 10 am, at the park Ciuchino Birichino (N 40°43,975′ – E 17°32,437′), easily reachable by the provincial road S.P. 17 Ostuni – Cisternino.
The low difficulty 2 hours walk, will end at 1 pm.
The initiative is carried out in collaboration with the adventure and educational park “Ciuchino Birichino” and the Regional Park Dune Costiere from Torre Canne to Torre San Leonardo.
Participation fee: 8 euros (4 euros from children from 6 to 10 y.o) For any two adults, one child up to 10 years participates for free.
Special discounts available for the occasion, i.e:
– if the participants to the walk want to have a picnic in the wood after the activity and still enjoy in the afternoon, they can join the Tree-treck activities, with 2 euros off;
– those who have already booked to join the tree-treck, can join the morning walk with 2 euros off.
*for more info about the tree-treck and about the picnic area in the Adventure Park, you can call the number 328 8485157.
Reservation is recommended calling the number 366 5999514 or e-mailing to firstname.lastname@example.org.