One of the biggest and widest Succulenten Plants collection in Europe.
Recognized by the Tourist Commission of the European Parliament and Council of Europe observatory “for being the most distinguished activity in southern Italy, in the area of tourism for environmental and social enhancement”
A fascinating journey through the greenery to discover: surprising scenery and rare and precious botanical specimens. A rich collection of cacti and succulents cultivated outdoors, constantly enriched with new species from all over the world, the result of the naturalistic passion of Giuseppe D’Ambra, and embellished with the extraordinary presents of the Woollemi Pine, the most sensational discovery of the century. In amongst these botanical rarities, peacocks, can be found, exhibitions of local artists and craftsman to be admired in the gardens, an intertwining of art and nature. A special reality for enthusiasts and experts, perfect for families and ideal for those looking for a place that can satisfy both intellectual curiosity and the need for relax and amusement. Continue...
Villa Ravino is a self-catering house with studios and apartments, in a quit and panoramic position on the south-west side of this charming island, with its unforgettable sunsets. All studio/apartments has cooking facilities, bathroom, garden-terrace or balcony equipped for outdoor dining. Weekly change of linen & cleaning. Daily cleaning with a little extra. At guests’ disposal the spa area with an indoor pool where thermal water gushes every morning at about 40°, the wellness BIO corner, run from our lovable Anna, using for treatments only natural products, plenty of space around in the sun and shaded. Guests have free access to the botanical garden, adjacent to the residence: a walk in the harmony of nature. In the CAFE LOUNGE you can have breakfast, a Light Lunch or Dinner, a plate of spaghetti al Pomodoro, aperitif and more, in a wonderful environment. The center and the port of Forio, the Citara beach with the famous THERMAL PARK POSEIDON, shops (also with home delivery) are within 10-20 min. on foot. Bus stops that connect the whole island are just below the residence. The property has its own parking. Villa Ravino is run by the owners, pleased to be helpful with useful info, as for trips, restaurants, rent car-scooter, boats, transfer from & to the airport/railway-station to Villa Ravino. Continue...
S.S. 270 Citara - 80075 Forio d'Ischia (NA) I ITALY - Tel./Fax +39 081 997783 - Email : email@example.com