The VIA FRANCIGENA has been awarded with the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 logo for the following activities:
"European Francigena Marathon"
The European Francigena Marathon is promoted on a national and international level, it aims to raise awareness of an area rich in natural and artistic beauty that make up the historical, cultural and environmental heritage of the municipalities of the event. The event, approved and insured by F.I.A.S.P. (Italian Federation of Popular Sport Amateurs) is part of the recreational sports leisure activities and is a "non-competitive walk": 42,195 km marathon along the Via Francigena from Acquapendente to Montefiascone. Cultural and parallel events are scheduled (exhibition, conferences, local food/cuisine, concerts).
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