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Piacenza and Castell’Arquato

Piacenza, Italy

Duration

1 DAY.

Formula

Clio Travel guided tours

Group Size

person

Overview

History and Gastronomy in One Day.

The quiet Emilian city combines a human dimension of living with the pleasures of good food, accompanied by historical and artistic treasures to be discovered, memories of a past rich in history

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Registration by September 20, 2024
  • Minimum of 20 participants

Itinerary

Itenirary
Piacenza and Castell'Arquato
Morning dedicated to a guided tour of Piacenza. From the Cittadella Viscontea with Palazzo Farnese to the splendid Palazzo Comunale to the Romanesque Cathedral, a true jewel of symbolic art, discovering a strange border town that was among the most important centers of Europe in medieval times.

Transfer to coach for lunch.

Menu consisting of.

Appetizers: Coppa, Salami, Bacon, Sweet and sour greens, Savory pies
First Courses: Tortelli with ricotta and spinach, Pisarei and Fasò
Main Dishes: Roasted veal tip
Side dishes: Baked potatoes
House dessert encore
House wine
Coffee

In the afternoon, visit Castell'Arquato. The tour starts to discover Castell'Arquato from the Farnese Tower, a strange and mysterious construction at the foot of the ancient village. Walking up to the main square, perched and well-defended, it is possible to observe some houses that still retain the typical medieval structure. Finally we come to the splendid square that brings together the monumental testimonies: the Romanesque Collegiate Church, the Visconti Fortress and the Palazzo del Podestà that summarize centuries of history and religious, municipal and lordly power.

At the end of the visit, departure by coach for the return journey

The fee includes / The fee does not include

  • GT Coach
  • Full-day guided tour
  • Earphones
  • Lunch drinks included
  • Health insurance
  • Clio Travel Companion.
  • Inputs
  • Anything not specifically mentioned in " the fee includes "

Tour's Location

Piacenza, Italy
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