Sperlinga forest

A naturalistic walk in the nearby of the stone village of Sperlinga

Sperlinga forest

Sperlinga forest
Sperlinga forest


Between the towns of Sperlinga and Nicosia, at the feet of the Zimarra mountain, there is this oak forest.

A path leads on the top (1000 meters) of Monte Zimarra.

In the area there are a lot of ancient watering places called “scifi”.

Fauna is represented by weasels, martens, wild cats, hares, foxes and rabbits

Related places

Monte Altesina

Monte Altesina According to the Arabs, this was the trigonometric point of Sicily, from which the island was divided into three equal pieces: the Demone Valley on the east, the Valley of Mazara on...

Monte Altesina (Naturalistic Reserve)

Monte Altesina (Naturalistic Reserve) Mt. Altesina, with its 1,192 m. a.s.l., the highest summit of Erei mountains, feeds the main spring of the river Dittaino. On the summit, there is the relict...