The Maritime Alps Nature Park, Italy

The Maritime Alps Nature Park is the largest protected area in Piedmont and already figures among the largest parks in Italy. It shares a 35 km border with the French Mercantour Park and is rich in rivers, waterfalls and lakes. Moreover, the park boasts an enormous floral heritage made up of more than 2.600 different species, and, concerning fauna, there is a significant presence of marmots, hares, ermines, stone martens and chamois.