San Marino

Tour San Marino

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San Marino

If you're looking for a breath taking escape, look no further than the small country of San Marino. Nestled in the hills of central Italy, this enchanting destination is home to some of the most beautiful natural scenery in all of Europe. From rolling green hills and pristine forests to dramatic cliffs and crystal-clear lakes, San Marino is a nature lover's paradise.

So what are the best places to explore this magical landscape? Here are a few highlights:

1) Monte Titano: This iconic mountain peak is the centrepiece of San Marino, offering stunning views over the surrounding countryside. Hike or bike up to the summit for unforgettable panoramas, or simply relax at one of the many cafes and restaurants located on the slopes.

2) The Forests of San Marino: These verdant woods are a haven for nature lovers, with miles of hiking trails to explore and wildlife to spot. Be sure to visit the Boschetti Nature Reserve, where you can see rare species of plants and animals in their natural habitat.

3) The Caves of San Marino: This network of caves is one of the country's most popular attractions, offering visitors a unique insight into its geological history. Explore the twisting passages and underground lakes on a guided tour, or simply relax in the parklands that surround them.

4) Lake Fiastra: This tranquil lake is perfect for a day out enjoying the great outdoors. Take a swim, go fishing, or hire a boat and explore the shoreline. There's also a lovely nature trail that winds around the lake, providing great views of the surrounding countryside.

So if you're looking for an outdoor adventure in beautiful surroundings, San Marino is definitely worth a visit!

Total land area (km2)
60
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Population (as of 2020)
33,931
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Highest temperature
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Geeky Facts about San Marino

Fact 1

San Marino is the fifth smallest country in the world (and the third smallest in Europe).

Fact 2

The last battle in which San Marino actively participated was in 1463.

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San Marino residents (Sanmarinese) speak Italian and Romagnol.

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