IN THE LANDS OF GIAROLO (MIX OF EXPERIENCES) CURONE GRUE OSSONA VALLEYS
2 DAYS / 1 NIGHT
A journey among the Apennine Valleys of Curone, Grue and Ossona, a territory rich in history and craft and food and wine traditions. Ideal destination for lovers of nature and good food, to discover slowly, immersing oneself in the local communities. In the lands where cycling is history, we propose cycle itineraries tailored to interests and suitable for all, enthusiasts of cycling on road or gravel and families: the sole denominator will be the emotions transmitted to you by places and people.
Arrive in Tortona by train + bike or by car (possibility to rent e-bike): the ancient Roman Derthona crossroads of the oldest road networks and consequently custodian of many treasures. Walk in the historic centre of Tortona along via Emilia and stop off at the Pinacoteca Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio to visit "Il Divisionismo" permanent exhibition dedicated to this artistic period with works by Giuseppe Pellizza, Morbelli, Segantini, Severini, 125 works and 40 artists.
To follow, we recommend the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, the Civic Theatre, the Church of Santa Maria dei Canali the oldest of the town, Palazzo Guidobono and the Basilica of Madonna della Guardia built at the behest of San Luigi Orione, the adjacent tower hosts a gold-plated bronze statue of the Madonna with child at a height of 14 metres.
During the tour, not-to-be-missed stop in one of the historic pastry shops to enjoy the baci dorati, a speciality since 1898.
A few kilometres from Tortona, in Viguzzolo visit the Romanesque Church of Santa Maria. Here, in June – July, a passionate gardener has been growing strawberries and lavender on a soft and sinuous slope since 2007!
Dinner at leisure in Tortona and overnight accommodation in b&b/agriturismo in the surrounding areas.
Price per person from:
€ 195,00 (groups of 2 pax)
Families, Groups, Individuals
No, on request (with supplement)
CONFIDENTIAL & B2B RATES: on demand
Monferrato Travel by Monferrato to Taste (P.IVA 03936680044)
Dafne Viaggi (P.IVA 03463700108)
IC World (P.IVA 09178850013)
Global Tourist srl (P.IVA 01363300052)
* Estimates and availability will be verified and confirmed at the moment of the request.