Equipped Area Fondacazzo
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Equipped Area Fondacazzo

The equipped area of ​​Fondacazzo consists of about twenty rustic tables covered with limestone stones, as many barbecues, a small house for use by guardian and tool shed and two small bathrooms, one of which for the disabled. With its 200 seats it is located at the foot of the Addolorata Park, it covers a total of approximately four hectares, and has a panoramic view of the valley south-west of the Agrigento hill. The forest is mainly composed of cypresses and eucalyptus. To underline the commitment of the local association of the Rotary Club which has strongly requested the construction of the equipped area precisely in relation to the tourist vocation of the city of temples. The use of large ashlars of shell sandstone tuff found in the same surrounding area should also be highlighted. The entrance to the equipped area is located on the old SP Villaseta-Agrigento, about two kilometers after Villaseta on the right

Municipality: Agrigento
<!– 7900
-> Presence of architectural barriers
1 toilet
including 1 for the disabled
Possibility of picnics thanks to: 16 cooking points, 16 tables, for a total of 200 seats
4 points of non-drinking water

Height 100 m.

Managing Body

Department of Regional State Forestry Company

Provincial Office of the Agrigento Company

Territory Office VI District 

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Note on Sources

The information on the equipped state-owned areas has as its main source the website of the Regional Forestry Department of Sicily (continuously updated) to which is added a very interesting brochure entitled "The State Equipped Areas in Sicily" of the same department published in 1999 with the Editorial Coordination of the 8th Group - Promotion, Development and Research, editors Agostino Gatto and Valeria Restuccia. Further information was obtained from direct access to the areas and from interviews with experts and operators in the sector.

For official information and updates to the lists, see the pages of the site of the Sicily region - Department of the Regional State Forestry Company



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