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SB – Valley of Hell (Valle dell’Inferno)

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infernosb128 This section of the Sentiero delle Burraie follows the inside of a narrow valley, hidden and charming. (translated by Brad Griffith)

inferno Theelevation profile of this course shows a length of about 10 km (6.2 miles)and a variance in altitude of about 520 m. The length of the hike is about 3 hours, not including stops. The trail is suitable for all seasons.

Notable sites:
- Rest area at the Fonte della Guardia
- The Burraia (butter cellar) di Violana
- The Valle dell’Inferno
- The medieval Tower of the Castle of Monterotondo (caution: danger of collapse)
- The Burraia di Bacio

The trail follows the course: S. Brigida – SB/D – La Guardia – SB – Violana – 3 – Fosso dell’Inferno – 3 – 00 – Torre Monterotondo – 00 – Cascina Monterotondo – D – SB – Burraia Bacio – SB – D – La Guardia – SB/D – S. Brigida




You can download a complete map of the Sentiero delle Burraie in .pdf format, divided into 6 pages (A4 format), and print them at home (also works in black and white). For this trail, use sheets: A30 – B30 (only the brief first part requires B20). Of course, it would be better to keep with you the beautiful Map Guide of the Sentiero delle Burraie (made by SELCA), available at the Visitor Center of the ANPIL at the Santuario del Sasso or from the Office of Public Relations of the Commune of Pontassieve.