Sila National Park a few steps away from Catanzaro
Choosing Best Western Plus Hotel Perla del Porto for your stay in Catanzaro, you can easily reach the park Sila Piccola.
The Sila National Park in all seasons offers a setting of extraordinary beauty, and you can do many activities within the Park: hiking, mountain biking or horseback, enjoy orienteering, bird watching, downhill and cross-country skiing, trips on a sailing boat or canoe.
Inside the Sila you can visit several specimens of flora and fauna of great scientific value and nature: from white pine to fir, from wolf to roe deer, from squirrel to viper.
Sila is made up of three areas, the Sila Piccola, Sila Grande and Sila Greca, and a south-west appendix of the mountain range of Reventino-Mancuso.
- The Sila Piccola is the most beautiful and is rich of valleys, grasslands, dense beech woods and pine forests, streams, waterfalls and lakes.
- The Sila Grande, the largest and best known of the three, is flatter and rich in lakes and large grasslands.
- The Sila Greca is characterized by deep valleys, waterfalls and gorges and highlighting its most bitter character.
By Emanuele Guerrieri [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons