VIA FRANCIGENA, THE
1000 KILOMETRES ON FOOT FROM THE GRAN SAN BERNARDO TO ROME
From the Alps to Rome on foot along the route of the ancient pilgrims in the footsteps of Archbishop Sigeric (10th century). A whole month, a week or just a few days: an extraordinary journey of discovery, alone wor in a group, in unexpected landscapes, medieval parishes and stretches of Roman roads, going through some of the most beautiful and charming towns in Italy. 45 stages in Valle d’Aosta, Piedmont, Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna, Liguria, Tuscany and Lazio.
With all the essential information to get walking: detailed maps, altimetries, the description of the route stepby- step, the official alternative routes, where to stay the night and places to visit.
A guide for everyone: pilgrims, trekkers, travellers and those who want to test themselves, even if just for short stretches, along one of the most famous itineraries in Europe.