A JOURNEY INTO CAMPANIA
An itinerary for lovers of art, nature and good eating around Campania
Rich in natural and cultural treasures, Campania has been included in the UNESCO World Heritage Programme, on the basis of the principle that, certain parts of special areas have a particular significance, justifying their preservation as elements of the World Heritage Programme: the historical centre of Naples (1995);Caserta Palace, the Vanvitelli Acquaduct and the San Leucio complex (1997); the Archaeological areas of: Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata (1997); the Amalfi Coast (1997) and the Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with Paestum, Velia and the Chartreuse of Padula (1998).
The Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park, is the result of the combination of both
natural and human activity, so, re-enters under the category of evolutionary landscapes, because of the variety of changes caused by historical, social, economic, artistic and spiritual events, and its actual formation is ever adapting to its natural environment.