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Among the most renowned locations in the Modena Apennines is undoubtedly Sestola, a popular year-round holiday resort. At the foot of Mount Cimone, it satisfies nature, sports and outdoor activities enthusiasts as well as those who prefer culture, traditions and mountain vibes.
The historic centre of the town is located near a rocky outcrop above which towers the ancient Rocca, home to both the Museum of Mountain Civilisation and the Museum of Mechanical Musical Instruments, as well as hosting various temporary exhibitions.
There are numerous naturalistic itineraries that allow you to discover the area at its best. Among these, not to be missed are those that lead to the Passo del Falco, Passo del Lupo, Lago della Ninfa and the Esperia garden, a botanical oasis of national importance.
The numerous holidays and festivals are occasions for social gathering and rediscovery of the traditions of the country.