Extending over 1,800 hectares between the provinces of Pistoia and Florence, the Fucecchio Marshes Nature Reserve is Italy’s largest inland marsh.

The Center for Research, Documentation and Promotion of the Fucecchio Marshes takes you on a discovery of this immense area through a road trail suitable for everyone and designed for nature lovers, birdwatchers and nature photography. For the occasion you will reach the Padule passing through the Chiusi Forest with its centuries-old oaks.

Upon arriving at the old Le Morette Port, once an important landing place along the waterways, continue to the wildlife observatory to observe the autumn migratory birds that frequent the protected area.


When: Sunday, Nov. 19 and Dec. 3 at 9 a.m. at the Fucecchio Marshes RDP Center
Duration: until 12 noon


Difficulty: none; flat route of about 6 km including return


Hiking boots and binoculars


Research, Documentation and Protection Center of the Fucecchio Marshes