Sentier botanique de San-Giovanni-di-Moriani
20230 San-Giovanni-di-Moriani
GPS : 42.377389, 9.476624

Difficulty:  easy
Type: loop
Duration: 2 h and 35 min
Length: 4.5 km
Difference in height: 325 m

Road access
The road-trip from Aléria to San-Giovanni-di-Moriani takes 47 minutes for 43.2 kilometres. You must take the T 10 road and the D 71 one.  San-Giovanni-di-Moriani is located at 53.5 km from the city of Bastia (you must take the T 10 road and the D34 one).
You can park your car in the car park of the parish church of St John, which is located in the heart of the village and whose bell tower is one of the highest on the island.

Description
This botanical trail lets you discover the typical flora and fauna of the Costa Verde, the name given to the coastal strip between the region of the Castagniccia and the sea, between the river Golo to the north and the eastern plain to the south.
During this walk, which is perfect for families with children, you will run into many information signs, which are thought to let you learn more about the plants typical of this region. If you are thirsty, you can make a stop at the fountain called fountain of acqua fredda.
You will also run into many chapels, which bear witness to the importance that religion had on this island. Take a look at the Romanesque chapel of St Mamilianu (10th century), from where you can enjoy a breathtaking view and glimpse the islands of Tuscany.

The full description of this hike is in the guide, opposite, available in all the bookshops and relay points of Corsica. To buy this book online, scan the flashcode with your smartphone or go to the link below:
http://www.rother.de/titpage/4907.php.
Available in French, English, German and Italian.

The full description of this hike is in the guide, opposite, available in all the bookshops and relay points of Corsica. To Buy this book online, click on the link below.
Available in French, English, German and Italian.

www.rother.de

Sentier botanique de San-Giovanni-di-Moriani

20230 San-Giovanni-di-Moriani