Vacations for disabled persons
The country-town of Sant'Antonino of Susa is entirely flat, therefore is the ideal place of vacation for who has problems of deambulation, as for disabled as for elderly. All the services are centralized on the Turin Street and can be reached covering a small distance from the residence, which is in the centre of the country-town.
Two apartments for vacations of the residence "il cortile", a two-rooms flat and a four -rooms flat , are supplied for the stay of disabled: to surpass the flight of stairs, they are served from an elevator, that permit to enter without difficulty in the apartments. Also these apartments are provided of everything is necessary for short or prolonged vacations.
The doors are wide, and particularly the baths were built thinking about the requirements of the disabled persons, therefore presents high WC with shower, flat shower to floor and washbasin suspended. If our guests are followed by small animals, they will be accepted free and limitedly in the areas to them reserved inside of the Residence.
Tourism for disabled persons and activities in valley
Thanks to the initiative "Parks for Everyone ", were created accessible routes to disabled persons in the greater parks of the valley of Susa. Here you are two possible routes to visit the natural attractions of the zone:
Natural Park Lakes of Avigliana: big lake and small lake
The Natural Park Lakes of Avigliana, founded in 1980, is situated to the outlet of the Valley of Susa, to the foots of the Mount Pirchiriano on that rises the ancient abbey of the Sacred of San Michele, in a characteristic zone of the morainic amphitheatre of Rivoli-Avigliana, far away a little more that 20 kilometres from Turin. Access: Pullmans Martoglio and train; park for disabled signalled. Possibility to enter in the small lake park by car if equipped with mark. Accessibility to the offices by elevators to every floor. WC services for disabled available. In the offices are available depliants and illustrative maps in Braille and audio cassettes for blind persons. Type of ground: slightly hill, greatest slope 10%.
Accessible itineraries to the disabled: route of the erratic blocks, paved. Track of the lake are supplied with cord for blind persons or for who has difficulty of deambulation. For further information pleas visit:
Park Orsiera Rocciavrè, Lakes Paradise , Reserves of the Orrido of Foresto and Chianocco
The park is positioned in an ambient of high mountain with four points above the 2.800 meters of altitude (Mountain Orsiera, Black Fortress, Points crystal Clear, Pointe of the Gavia). The landscape is characterized from the presence of numerous glacial origin lakes especially in the eastern area of the park (Chardonnet, The Mania, Lake Soprano , Lake Sottano ecc.). The short and steep glacial valleys were modelled from the courses of water. In the south-eastern area, where the green stones emerge, the morphology is harsh and savage with poor vegetation and mainly shrubby. Access: Pullmans Sapav, car until San Giorio of Susa .
Has been recently realized an accessible track for disabled and blind personsin locality “Laghi Paradiso” in San Giorio. For further information please visit:
Itineraries from the depliant PARKS FOR EVERYONE by CON.I.S.A
ADVISED LINKS : http://www.comune.torino.it/itidisab/welcome.htm :
four tourist itineraries for disabled in the city of Turin;