If you love Nature and open air sports, you can find here a series of walking tours, up and down among Monferrato hills, surrounded by breath-taking panoramas. Come and choose the route made for you, based on your level of preparation and your preferences, accompanied by an expert tourist guide or by yourselves. And relax with a break discovering the farms placed on t
PALEONTOLOGIST FOR A DAY. A special occasion to make a real dive into the Padano Sea…until 5 million of years ago. A naturalistic walk discovering the fossils.. and a funny simulated excavation for children.
THE TRUFFLE HUNT. A walk among woods for the truffle hunt in company with an experienced “trifulao”, the truffle hunter, and his inseparable dog. At the end, there is a tasting of typical products combined with truffles and local wines. On request, it is possible to substitute dinner or lunch for tasting.
HAZELNUT TOUR. A quiet walk crossing hills around Castellero, the City of Hazelnut, to discover all the secrets of this precious fruit… from the young plant to the sweets of tradition.
SOMMELIER FOR A DAY. For learning to combine the wines with your favorite recipes, for recognizing the flavors, for surprising guests with an unexpected touch of elegance… You can make a series of mini wine tasting classes, organized in different levels of difficulty in base of your preparation. Guided by an expert in this sector, you find out techniques and secrets of this world, tasting some typical wines from Monferrato. At the end of the activity, you get the “Sommelier for a day” certificate..!
CHEESE & WINE EXPERIENCE. A tasty activity among Monferrato hills in the sign of the most authentic and appetizing flavors of this territory, in collaboration with the important wineries located along the Wine Route. You can have a guided taste of different kinds of cheese by an expert member of ONAF (National Organization Cheese Tasters); you match cheese with the local wines, in order to discover features and curiosities about both of them and try the most particular couplings.
CHEF FOR A DAY. Come and test yourselves with an amusing mini cooking class, to find out all the secrets of Piedmont cooking.. Thanks to an expert chef, you can prepare fresh pasta, many typical appetizers, and finish with style preparing the most delicious desserts. At the end, you have lunch or dinner tasting together the delicacies made by yourselves! And finally you can get the “Sommelier for a day” certificate.. and show it to family and friends!