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Lima Valley

Lima ValleyLima Valley is a  fairytale region in northern Tuscany,  which a few know, yet full of culture and natural beauties.  Here people do still lead a genuine life within their little, ancient communities. It is located at the border with the Apuan Alps, half way between the town of Lucca and the Tosco-Emiliano Apennines.  Here Read more

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Description

Fun and enthralling experience of white water rafting on the crystal clear Lima Torrent flowing through limestone gorges, immersed in the verdant Lima valley. After some adrenaline, relax at a bio country house where you will treat yourself with genuine cuisine using only km0 products.

Tour info

10.00 meet your rafting guide at the base camp, and joing the other participants. Gear up in the changing cabins. Briefing.

10.30 short transfer to the starting point of the activity by minivan or jeeps.

10.45 start of the activity

Rafting activity lasts approx 1,30 hrs.

12.15 Arrival at the base camp and change.

Pleasant walk in the wood up the organic-hamlet ( 500 m)

In case of bad weather the path will be covered by minivan or jeep.

13.00 Lunch based on km 0 products including water, 1 glass of wine (or non alcoholic drink),  coffee.

After lunch take your time and relax enjoying the beautiful natural setting.

To bring

Swimsuit

Towel

T-shirt to wear under the swimsuit

Sun cream

Change of socks

Program

Individual arrival at the base camp, where we’ll get ready and be instructed about techniques and safety procedures by experienced rafting instructors.

Short transfer by minivan to the starting point of the activity, and off we go for about 1,30h down the pristine Lima torrent.

Enjoy the silence and quiet of this verdant valley, paddling through the high walls of limestone gorges, swim in the crystal water and, if you want some extra adrenaline, dive from a 5m jump.

A few minutes transfer by minivan will bring us back to the base camp where we’ll get changed.

A short walk uphill along the river will lead us to a Country house restored according to conservative criteria, that brought an abandoned ancient hamlet back to life. The Agriturismo is today energy self sufficient thanks to solar panels and wood.

Enjoy a typical lunch based on organic and km0 products and wines in the cozy restaurant, built using natural materials like cork, native wood, stone and terracotta.

After lunch relax and discover the farm, that produces its own cheese, vegetables and meat.

What's included

  • Professional rafting guide
  • Gears: wetsuit, helmet, lifejacket, shoes
  • Lunch based on km0 products including beverages.

Not included

Transporation to/from the starting point of the activity

Personal expences

 

Cancellation policy

  • 50% of the total ammount will be charged for cancellations from 14 days prior to start of the activity
  • No refund for cancellations from 7 days prior tp the start of the activity.

In case the activity is canceled by the organizer due to safety or bad weather conditions, or poor water level  any ammount already paid by the client will be fully refunded.