Do you want to go hinking nearby Trento? Do you want to learn the history of the silver mines of Monte Calisio? Here we go!
When: October 12th
Where: Monte Calisio (meeting place bus station, in front of train station at 10:00 a.m.), be on time!
What is necessary: changing clothes, water, comfortable shoes (trekking shoes if possible) and food (we can do a picnic on top)
Monte Calisio (1096m on the sea level) is the shortest mountain that surrounded Trento. It offers a great wiew of the city without a big effort.
It was famous in the middle age for its silver mines and for other two rocks, which were used to pave Trento. Both of them are still used with this purpose. We will go on top of the Monte Calisio in order to admire the awesome view of the city and the other mountains that surrounded Trento. Of course there will be time to take enough pictures. Then we will go down from the opposite part until a village called Villamontagna, where we will take the bus number 9 in order to come back home around 4 p.m.