TOWARD OCRICULUM, ALONG THE TIBER

Categoria: cycling Sabina

Tiber fluvial landscape and the imperial city of Ocriculum                        

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The Middle Tiber River on the border between Umbria and Lazio: it's a still quite intact tract, although very anthropized, yet since ancient times. It was a barrier, a border, but at the same time, a line of osmosis between different cultures and peoples. This is a cycling tour to discover the great river and its role In the landscape.

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WHERE SHALL WE GO?

  • Magliano Sabina, on the Tiber plain, border between Umbria and Sabina
  • Ride along the Tiber River
  • The archaeological area of Ocriculum

 

WHAT SHALL WE SEE/DO?

  • The beautiful castle-bomboniera and the adjacent medieval osteria of Rocchette in Magliano Sabina.
  • The landscape of the Tiber plain as it was, as it is.
  • Fluvial vegetation, typical plants also for the peasants, the river and the animals that inhabit it.
  • Ocriculum: the first important imperial city after Rome alnong the Flaminia way
  • The Flaminia Way remnants


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TECNICAL INFO
Price 90€ up to 9 pax, 10€ each, from 9 pax up
Path lenght 12 km
Total height difference 480m
Duration 7h including stops
Difficulty T (easy)

Location

Otricoli (TR)

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