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2. The Battle of Lake Trasimeno

Start node info Info point Tuoro
End node info Info point Tuoro
Total length 15.8 km
Category Hiking, Cycling
Suggested type of bycicle Hybrid
Walk time 04:12 (hh:min)
Cycle time 00:57 (hh:min)
Uphill 144 m
Downhill 144 m
Max height 337 m
Difficulty by foot Medium
Difficulty by cycle Medium
Coated 67 %
Offroad 33 %
Cyclability 100 %

In 217 BCE, Hannibal’s troops defeated the Roman legions under consul Gaius Flaminius in one of the major battles of the Second Punic War.
An easy walk along a landscape touched by History, marked by signposts and panels set up along resting areas to provide detailed information on the battle’s events.

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