Introduction to the Ligurian Natural Parks
In this thin strip of highland lying on the Ligurian Sea it is possible to find an extraordinary variety of natural environments, where the thousand-year history of mankind interacted with nature.
Besides dozens of hills covered with vineyards, olive groves and pine forests, the wonderful land of Liguria offers also lots of Natural parks and Conservation Areas where everyone can have the chance to admire several species of Mediterranean flora and fauna.
The Ligurian Natural Parks are magic places where you can marvel at the hidden treasures of nature, among trees, shrubs and bushes typical of the Mediterranean maquis, charming areas where it is possible to have relax and unforgettable holidays.
The region of Liguria offers unique sceneries: natural parks which preserve wide areas rich of Mediterranean scrub plants and a variegated range of fauna species. A breathtaking spectacle for the mountains lovers!
The regional protected areas protect and increase the value of this variety, by contributing to the social and economical development of the local populations and to the safeguard of the most important natural and cultural heritage.