Monferrato with family
01/07/2018 - 30/06/2019
Arrival at the hotel and accommodation. The hotel is located inside a natural area that has a lake at its centre, Lake Codana, which has always been a recreational place in the Monferrato area.
In the afternoon, tour of Lake Codana where guest will discover more than 50 species of local plant life. The audio guides available on site allow guests to experience the 3 routes at their own pace time and learn more about the plants while enjoying the walk along the lake.
Dinner at the hotel.
After breakfast, departure for a walk along the banks of the river Po in Trino’s natural park, a protected natural area of Piedmont established in 1991. It is a pleasant and relaxing excursion along a ring route (walking or by bike), suitable for everyone.
In the afternoon, visit to a castle located in a dominant position on the Po valley; it’s among the oldest and most extensive of Monferrato, mentioned in historical sources as early as the 8th century. There is a labyrinth on the grounds, an historical monument which is one of the very few documented examples of labyrinth in the historical gardens of Piedmont. It has many symbolisms: mythological, religious, philosophical, mathematical, and is appreciated both by children and adults.
Tasting of local products for the adults and visit of the labyrinth for the children.
Dinner at the hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel and horseback ride at the hotel’s riding school accompanied by an expert guide.
In the afternoon, walk through the city of Cocconato. Among the elements that characterize the village, special metion goes to the Tower, the Parish Church and the beautiful Palazzo Comunale which is one of the rare examples of Gothic style applied to a building of civil use. The Tower, partially hidden by trees, is one of the elements that characterize the landscape of the Monferrato municipality. Today a private villa, the building has had a long and interesting history that began in the early 10th century.
The price includes:
- 2 nights in a triple room in 3 star hotel with breakfast
- 2 dinners at the hotel (beverages not included)
- tour and tasting at the castle
- tour by horseback
The price doens’t include:
- Transfer, bike rental, possible tourist tax, extras and all that is not included under “the price includes"