Project Description

The Sila upland cover a total area of about 150,000 hectares with wild forests and vast expanses of rolling plateaus, with exciting landscapes stretching towards Pollino and Aspromonte. The existing  Silan lakes are all artificial and were  made in the first half of the last century. Its forest area consists mainly of beech and pine forests of the typical Silan pine-tree, the Laricio. Its large valleys open along the ridges where pastoralism is practiced.


Provinces of Cosenza / Catanzaro

Location Type

Mountains and Uplands



GPS Coordinates

39.372956, 16.574633

Difficulty Reaching 25%