Lazio is a beautiful region worth visiting not only for its capital city but also for the numerous nature reserves which are rich and protected areas full of diverse flora and fauna. A luxury tour around the region doesn’t have to be just lounging in hotels, shopping or dining in high-end restaurants. Instead, it can involve driving around and visiting nature parks for a breath of fresh air. Each place is easily accessible especially by car . That’s why you could opt for a luxury car rental in Rome so you can explore the following beautiful nature reserves offered by this amazing region.
Parco Nazionale del Circeo
Lying along Anzio and Terracina, Parco Nazionale del Circeo contains various natural treasures made up of the finest grains of sand with spectacular dunes serving as beautiful backgrounds. Many towns make up the park and they are all worth seeing. As a further adventure, go into one of the best-preserved and largest plain forests in Italy, the Selva di Circe. You can hike and trek along the many trails. Just be careful not to come face to face with wild boars. Don’t leave without exploring the lagoon that is comprised of four littoral lakes. Water sports are popular here such as canoeing and sailing.
Parco Regionale Naturale dei Monti Simbruini
If you love adventure and are ready to explore, then Simbruini is going to be a wonderful experience. It is on the very heart of the Lazio Apennines. Rafting on the rushing headwaters of River Aniene is one of the most popular activities. You can also do short hikes through the wilderness near the town of Vallepietra to arrive at the spectacular Comunacque Waterfall. Moreover, you can ski on the slopes of Subiaco Monte Livata in winter, known as the best in the region.
Parco Naturale di Bracciano-Martignano
This park, created by volcanic activities, now provides a natural environment with picturesque landscapes of villages and mountains bordering the lake waters. Visitors can go on various excursions such as hiking and trekking or picnics by the shores of the lakes. Many water sports activities are also possible such as sailing and kayaking. Clubs around the area provide various activities such as tennis, horse riding and even flying. The lakes also provide the perfect spot for birdwatching. It is also a good idea to hop from one town to the next. There’s Trevignano, Bracciano and Anguillara Sabazia – a perfect road trip itinerary.