Take part in numerous events related to regional food and wine and traditions of Monferrato. Among these:
SPORT & FUN
My body will carry me on magical trails...
Discover our region with a horseback ride through the vineyards and forests of the Monferrato
Listen to your body and satisfy your eyes with a trekking in the hills, with the Nordic Walking group
Discover the wonder of a walk in the middle of nature, along the new paths around Fontanile, among woods and vineyards
Explore the freedom, walking Cycling, up and down our hills, even with e-bike
And for you, tennis lover, the nearby tennis court of Fontanile with synthetic grass, and Bruno, clay court, are waiting for you!
I’ll share my experiences connected with the world...
Rent a Vespa and discover a new way to find unique landscapes
Excited, visiting the Underground Cathedrals of Canelli, a UNESCO World Heritage site
Enjoy a day of shopping by visiting the Serravalle Outlet, the largest in Europe, 40 minutes away
Be guided by the "trifulao" and his dog, searching the truffle in the woods of Monferrato.
Be a child by sitting on one of the 26 giants benches (The Big Benches) located in Langhe, Monferrato and Roero Regions. Follow the map of the benches and discover the scenic places in which they are inserted.
Let me introduce you the best of our cuisine...
Make a sensory journey to discover the flavours and aromas of traditional Monferrato cuisine, attending one of the many cooking courses, with the guide of a chef.
Taste the famous wines of the area by visiting the many Cellars and Wineries, from the historical cellars to the realities of small producers.
Visit Berta Distilleries, just 5 minutes away and surprise yourself by tasting their grappa’s and visiting their cellar and their Grappa Museum.
A stop dedicated to health, discovering the art of making honey: meet the beekeeper, visit his workshop and taste the honey she produces. It will be an unique experience.
Visit the places and the dairies where local cheeses are produced. Please, stop for a tasting and enjoy every moment.
Discover our bustling everyday life by visiting the weekly markets of fresh local products.
And finally .. be completely overwhelmed by the kitchen of our territory! The gastronomy is a point of excellence. Restaurants, wine bars and taverns will be glad to welcome you!
Time & Memory, Culture & Traditions
Walking on the traces of 2.000 years of History...
Discover the beauty and richness of this territory, connecting nature and history.
Visit the historic towns of Acqui Terme and Nizza Monferrato, are 10-15 minutes away
The cities of Asti and Alessandria, can be reached in half an hour
The region of Langhe and its beautiful villages including Barolo, Monforte d'Alba, Grinzane Cavour, Serralunga d'Alba, La Morra, Neive, and the city of Alba, are 40 minutes away.
From village to village, along the scenic roads of Monferrato, Langhe and Acquese regions, we will be happy to show you the right itinerary for you.
The region of Basso Monferrato, with its castles, its "Infernot" and its beautiful villages including Ponzano, Vignale Monferrato, Montemagno, Casorzo, Casale Monferrato, and far more, can be reached in less than an hour
Visit Torino, a Baroque city, just over an hour away, with its Egyptian Museum (2nd most important museum in the world after Il Cairo), the Cinema Museum, the Mole Antonelliana, the wonderful Reggia of Venaria and there is much more to see and to enjoy
Visit Genoa, about an hour away, with its Old Harbour, the Aquarium and the largest medieval historical center of Europe
Take a dive into the past by visiting the Antique Fairs: you can find them in Nizza Monferrato the third Sunday of each month, in Casale Monferrato on the 2nd Sunday, in Asti on the 4th Sunday.
If you love the world of cycling, visit the Museum of Great Champions in Novi Ligure, with the bikes and the champions that have built cycling history, like Coppi, Bartali and Girardengo
And finally ... do not forget to visit FONTANILE, with its monumental church and its medieval walls
- The PALIO OF ASTI in September
- The DOUJA D’OR in Asti in September
- The SIEGE OF CANELLI in June
- The FAIR OF THE WHITE TRUFFLE in Alba, from October to November — info
- The RACE OF BARRELS in Nizza Monferrato, in June
- The FEAST OF FESTIVALS in Acqui Terme, in September
- Music and Cultural Festival COLLISIONI in Barolo, in July — info