walking along to the coastal path
walking with the shepherd
helping the shepherd with the cheese making
the village of Sant'Ambrogio
helping Maria with baking the bread
Maria checking the bread that is in the oven
local cheese and pickled olives
Caponata traditional Sicilian dish
Day Guided Walk to the Shepherd, lunch and wine tasting at Mimmo's cellar
This walk begins in the village of Sant’Ambrogio. Initially, we start at 150m and go up the old stony mule track, continuing onto forest tracks and through cork oak woods, “Bosco di Guarneri”, reaching 360m. The path contours around the mountain behind Guarneri with views across the Madonie Mountain range.
On the way we can stop at the shepherd to taste the freshly made ricotta cheese, before returning on a small path above the coastline back to the village.
We visit Mimmo's cellar to enjoy an authentic Sicilian meal with freshly home made and tasting of his superb wine, he will explain the winemaking process.
Distance 7.5 km /4.5 miles
Walking time: 3 hours
Dates: on request
Cost: Euro 220 for 2 people extra charge of Euro 60 person for 3 or more people
Group size: minimum of 1 person
The tour includes:
- Tasting of 2 white wine + 2 different vintages of red wine
- Visit to the shepherd with cheese tasting
- Lunch at Mimmo's cellar/restaurant
- Services of a full-time professional tour guide
The tour doesn't includes:
- Transfers to the village of Sant'Ambrogio