Hiking in Battaglia Terme
Hiking around Battaglia Terme
Hiking in the east of the Euganean hills
Battaglia Terme is situated at the eastern edge of the Euganean Hills and offers an attractive trail for hikers on the Monte Croce. Hikers will also be interested in the nearby towns of Arquà Petrarca and Galzignano Terme, from where you can reach a number of other attractive hiking destinations. Within a reasonable distance you will find the towns of Abano Terme and Monselice which make Battaglia Terme an interesting and not-too-crowded starting point for many hikes through the Euganean hills.
Hiking around Battaglia Terme: The horseshoe hiking trail
The Horseshoe Trail (Ferro di Cavallo) is a beautiful hiking trail that takes you on a 3-hour walk through the beautiful natural surroundings.
Additional information and a detailed description and hiking maps can be found on the official site of the Colli Euganei national park(www.parcocollieuganei.com)
Horseshoe trail (Ferro di Cavallo)
Distance: 8 km
Starting point: River Maritime museum in Battaglia Terme
Total difference in altitude: none
Average walking time: 3-4 hours
Best season: spring, winter