For those who want to have fun in the open air, experiencing the thrill of climbing and defying gravity, adventure parks are a recent reality in Sicily’s countryside. You can enjoy suspended trails among tall trees or rocks, with levels suitable for young and old and routes where you can move freely under the careful supervision and assistance of qualified staff. The park has everything you need, harnesses, carabiners, pulleys, etc., to reduce the risk of injury to zero. Many parks also offer organised mountain biking and other sports.
Here are the Adventure Parks you can enjoy in Sicily:
Bosco D’Alcamo – Alcamo (Trapani)
The Bosco D’Alcamo Adventure Park is an adventure park for children and adults, designed and built for those who want to experience adventure in nature without being bored. Possibility of excursions to Mount Bonifato.
Eco-campus Casaboli – Pioppo (Palermo)
Trails accessible to all with graduated difficulties, ensure that everyone finds their own fun in the Casaboli pine forest. Environmental education courses, orienteering courses, nature workshops, adventure park trails at night, pasta parties and fun summer camps for children and families. You can enjoy lunch and barbecues in the pine forest.
Etna Avventura Serra La Nave – Etna Nicolosi (Catania)
It features a series of acrobatic courses in the trees, placed at different heights from the ground and differentiated by difficulty and increasing physical commitment. The courses consist of a series of platforms interspersed with Tibetan bridges, Chinese bridges, lianas, walkways of various kinds and zip lines; this allows everyone, young and old, to test their courage and skills in complete safety.
Monti Rossi Adventure Park – Etna Nicolosi (Catania)
The Nicolosi Monti Rossi Adventure Park is waiting for you with lots of activities, adventure trails for all ages, educational workshops, balancing games, nature walks and guided tours to discover the peculiarities of the extinct volcanic cone that hosts us: the Monti Rossi! Swinging through the treetops has never been so much fun, balancing on a trunk, sliding silently on a pulley or facing the emotion of an upside-down course in complete safety and respect for nature.
Nebrodi Adventure Park – Longi (Messina)
It is the first Adventure Park in the province of Messina and represents a pleasant, fun and exciting way to discover the beauty of nature and the wonderful landscapes typical of the Nebroidea area. It has been designed for enthusiasts of all ages who can enjoy direct contact with a healthy environment and breathe clean air.
Parcallario – Buccheri (Siracusa)
Parcallario is the first Adventure Park in the heart of south-eastern Sicily. It is located in a large green area, the Bosco di Santa Maria, full of pine trees, oaks and chestnut trees. Here a breathtaking adventure awaits you in the beautiful setting of the Monti Iblei, fun, nature and good food for a day in and on the trees.
Parco Avventura Antiche Solfare – San Cataldo (Caltanissetta)
In addition to acrobatic routes, the Adventure Park offers orienteering and archery. Didactic routes for schools.
Parco Avventura Etna – Etna Milo (Catania)
The Etna Adventure Park is located in the Parco Scarbaglio di Milo. In addition to acrobatic courses for children and adults, it has a bar, a refreshment point and a picnic area. It also organises excursions and canyoning.
Parco Avventura Madonie– Petralia Sottana (Palermo)
An adventure park in the Madonie mountains, between Petralia Sottana and Piano Battaglia, with a large picnic area.
Parco Naturavventura Finestrelle – Santa Ninfa (Trapani)
This state-of-the-art adventure park, located in the Bosco di Finestrelle, offers archery practice, excursions also on mountain bikes and orienteering. It also organises environmental education courses.
Pozzillo Avventura – Regalbuto (Enna)
Pozzillo Avventura organises activities for Scouts, Grest and summer camps. Acrobatic paths in height, excursions on foot, sport climbing, experiential and creative laboratories, socialization games. Cableway route with a 350 m section on Lake Pozzillo.