Te natural reserve “Parco del loto”, which is 77.252 square metres wide, is close to the town centre but still quite and in a very well protected site. The green are is characterized by a wide pond, a beautiful natural environment.

This land is a private property that has been left wild and donated to the municipality of Lugo; after six years it has developed into a natural area with wild flora and small woods.
The bush has the typical hydric plants and characteristics: the bush is open to light, adult trees grows strongly, there are bushes of different sizes and plants of different ages. Thanks to the peculiar climate which characterizes this environment, the area shortly reached a natural and wild aspect and structure.
The park is named after the lotus, which is a water plant that produces flowers that are the symbol of eternal life in Eastern cultures; it is also a valuable officinal plant that blooms in July and August.

In the park there are numerous birds, such as goldfinch, nightingale, bald-coot, wild duck, heron, water-hen, kingfisher and many others.


Useful information

Address: Via Brignani 9/1 – 48022 Lugo (RA)
Phone: 0545 299441 (Information Office)

How to get
The park is nearby the historical town centre, in the north west part of the town, in front of the shopping centre Il Globo. Car park available. Disabled access.

Opening days
from 1st May to 14th September 9am – 9pm; from  15th September to 30th April 9am – 7pm

admission free


(Updated to 07/08/2023)

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