PEVERO HEALTH TRAIL
The Pevero Trail is a health path running through the Pevero and Romazzino areas passing by Porto Liccia Bay and Grande Pevero Bay. The trail, which has an overall length of 13.000 metres, includes eleven fitness stations: Lavanda (Lavender) – Rosmarino (Rosemary) – Cisto (Rockrose) – Mirto (Myrtle) – Lentisco (Mastic tree) -Ginestra (Broom) – Corbezzolo (Strawberry tree) – Ginepro (Juniper) – Euforbia (Euphorbia) – Caprifoglio (Honeysuckle) – Tamarice (Tamarice) provided with benches and exercise equipment, to combine walking and running with workout.
The numerous routes allow you to discover ancient paths and Sardinia dry stone walls and to reach points of natural and historical interest. Right on the cliff of Grande Pevero Bay the “Madonnina dello Speronello” commemorates the flood that hit the village of Montalto di Castro (Tuscany). “Lu Rotu” dating back to the beginning of the XX century is a place once used for wheat processing. The “Stazzo di Monte Zoppu” with its stone fences for animals is an interesting document of ancient rural life. The summit of Monte Zoppu, for photography lovers , is an amazing Instagram Point to immortalise the beauty of the Costa Smeralda.
The route has a low difficulty, with the exception of the path that reaches the summit of Monte Zoppu, better suited for experienced walkers and reaching a maximum elevation of 139 meters above sea level it enables quiet walks through Mediterranean aromatic scrubland and also running or walking with an enchanting sea view. For a short stretch in the Grande Pevero area, the road is covered with a thin layer of white sand due to the ancient action of wind blowing sand on the dunes. A part of the trail thanks to its configuration, can also be used by mountain bike lovers with great fun.
The Pevero Health Trail has five entrances all of them with a car park nearby and marked with START on the map. You can start from the Club House at Pevero Golf Club’s car park. From the Grande Pevero beach using the entrance and the parking of Piccolo Pevero. From Piccolo Romazzino and from Hotel Romazzino and from Cala Liccia, using the parking immediately after Hotel Romazzino in the Porto Liccia area.
On the map and on the route there are arrow-shaped rustic signs or red and white stones. It is recommended to pay attention to the icons that define the best use of the Pevero Health Trail. In addiction to the points of interest and the fitness stations defined by their names, the whole route is divided according to its best usage:mountain bike, walk route, experts route.
A different side of Costa Smeralda