San Marco in Lamis: excursion to the forest of Fajarama

Trekking in a jewel of forest




The trail is located in the Bosco della Difesa, in San Marco in Lamis, the South western part of Gargano. It is a beautiful wood mesophile with a wide variety of tree species, fungi and ferns. As throughout the western sector of the Gargano, even in these woods are clear Karst surface both profound manifestations: sinkholes, caves, wells, furrowed fields, ect.

The path is to ring and begins near the convent of San Matteo, not far from the fraction of Borgo Celano – San Marco in Lamis. The trail is well marked with wooden stakes, signage with wooded valley with beautiful nature and information through a stem "arched" kernels, maples, beeches, Oaks and Aspen. Arrived at the top along a trail surrounded by ilex, sinkholes and karst rocks outcrops. After passing an old guards ' barracks, a farmhouse where they operate the boy scouts and a large pasture we descend down to the left for the Valley to the starting point.

Time required: 2, 5 hours
Vertical drop: 200 m
Degree of difficulty: touristic
Distance: 6 km

The price is per group of participants (not per person).

da March to December

Things to remember
Clothing to wear for this hike should be comfortable and appropriate for the current season. In particular, a so-called "onion" clothing allows you to cover you in case of cold and discover when the temperatures rise. Always wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts to avoid insect bites and thorns of the bushes. The colors of the clothes should never be too gaudy, but similar to the colors of the environment you are pursuing. Always wear shoes and socks hiking boots are required for a comfortable and safe driving. Always carry water. I also recommend a good hiking backpack, telescopic poles, caps and sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, binoculars, garbage bag, sandwiches, snacks or dried fruit. To avoid salty foods, alcohol and smoking. The council finally to bring drugs in case you are suffering from allergies or intolerance to various substances.

Meeting point
Borgo Celano, fraction of San Marco in Lamis

Italian, English

Cancellation costs
50% up to 2 days from date booked

Local operator details
Quick order without registration. You can continue with the purchase without creating an account.

In the email confirmation of booking and executed the payment, we will send you by e-mail the voucher and complete information on the operator, including telephone numbers.

Before performing payment, always tell us by e-mail or at 333.5993937, the date you want to book to check availability.

How to book

Book your excursion in Puglia is simple:

  • Before booking, always ask us the date you want to book to check availability, filling out the form that you find in every excursion or call us at 333.5993937 
  • Confirmed the date, click on book and buy (no need to register and create an account) 
  • Completed the payment, we will send by e-mail the voucher and complete information on local operator, including telephone numbers     

- In addition to the price indicated there are no additional costs. All services included and not included are shown in the description of the activity.
- Unless otherwise specified in the cancellation costs stated in the description of the activity, you can cancel your reservation up to 4 days before the date of the tour booked, free of charge. 

- If you cancel a booking between 3 and 0 days before the date of the tour booked, or if you do not participate in the tour, you are obliged to pay full price
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