Trekking and parks

The territory of the new Park and Contiguous Area of Alta Val Borbera is partially included in the Special Area of Conservation (SAC) called “Antola Massif, Mount Carmo, Mount Legnà: they are all SAC established under …

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Bric Montariolo - SIC

Pecetto di Valenza

Bric Montariolo - SIC

It is located on the territory of the municipalities of Pecetto di Valenza (AL) and Valenza (AL). Bric Montariolo, in the surroundings of the town of Pecetto di Valenza, stretches over the last eastern spurs of the Monferrato …

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Oasi Naturalistica di Isola Sant'Antonio

Isola Sant'Antonio

Oasi Naturalistica di Isola Sant'Antonio

The Natural Oasis of Isola Sant'Antonio is the result of a long journey that began as a former gravel quarry and farmland. An in-depth project of natural-environmental re-qualification, which has involved Regione Piemonte, …

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Parco artistico Orme su La Court

Asti

Parco artistico Orme su La Court

There is a very special vineyard in Monferrato. Besides producing fine wines, it offers emotions and surprises, because it invites to stroll among sceneries and works of art and because at night it sparkles with fire, lights …

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Parco d'Arte Quarelli

Roccaverano

Parco d'Arte Quarelli

The large park, born from the passion for contemporary art and the area, houses large sculptures and installations by emerging and famous artists.

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Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Cascina Belvedere

Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Cascina Belvedere

The Cascina Belvedere Visitor Centre is located 1.5 km from the bridge of Valenza on state road 494 Vigevanese in the direction of Mortara and Lomellina. Once an agricultural residence and hunting lodge of a well-known reserve, …

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Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Centro Visite Mulino di Bosco Marengo

Bosco Marengo

Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Centro Visite Mulino di Bosco Marengo

The building dates back to the early 20th century and has been renovated thanks to a restoration project. On the ground floor of the old mill, there is the spectacular diorama that illustrates the environment of the Heronry …

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Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Palazzo Mossi

Frassineto Po

Parco del Po tratto vercellese/alessandrino - Palazzo Mossi

The Centre for Interpretation of the Po Landscape is set up in Palazzo Mossi of Frassineto Po (AL). It is open to the public on the second and third Sunday of every month (excluding August). Opening times: 10am -1pm / 2.30pm-6.30pm. …

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Parco Naturale delle Capanne di Marcarolo

Bosio

Parco Naturale delle Capanne di Marcarolo

This straddles the border between Piedmont and Liguria, on the actual geological border between the Alpine and Apennine systems and was created to safeguard a major environmental treasure. There are a number of nature trails …

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Parco Naturale di Rocchetta Tanaro

Rocchetta Tanaro

Parco Naturale di Rocchetta Tanaro

The protected area extends for just 120 hectares entirely in the Municipality of Rochetta Tanaro on a hillside sloping down towards the River Tanaro. Ideal for a quiet walk in the wood suitable for everyone, the reserve …

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Parco Naturale e Area attrezzata del Sacro Monte di Crea

Ponzano Monferrato

Parco Naturale e Area attrezzata del Sacro Monte di Crea

The origins of Sacro Monte go back to the time of the Counter Reformation when new forms of popular religion flourished along with devotional pilgrimages; it is made up of the Sanctuary, 23 chapels and five hermitages. In …

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Parco Scultoreo Quirin Mayer

Bubbio

Parco Scultoreo Quirin Mayer

The sculpture park is situated in a magnificent scenic point. It is composed of 5 terraces where you can admire 19 sculptures made by the Swiss artist using sheets of aluminium.

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Riserva Naturale della Val Sarmassa

Vaglio Serra

Riserva Naturale della Val Sarmassa

The naturalistic aspect which conjures up historical and literary allusions prevails in the Nature Reserve of Valle Sarmassa which extends into the southern part of the province and includes the three towns of Vinchio, Vaglio …

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Riserva Naturale Le Rocche di Antignano

Antignano

Riserva Naturale Le Rocche di Antignano

Close to the hamlet of Perosini, along the River Tanaro, the area is of great environmental interest: crossed by country roads, rich in oaks, poplars and willows, and with an interesting aquatic vegetation that is home to …

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Riserva Naturale Speciale Valleandona Valle Botto e Valle Grande

Asti

Riserva Naturale Speciale Valleandona Valle Botto e Valle Grande

The Special Nature Reserve of Valleandona Valle Botto and Val Grande is perhaps the best known, also internationally, for its paleontological value with a great richness of fossils of marine organisms that surface in the …

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