An itinerary to discover the most unknown part of the Province of Parma, a land with ancient history, inhabited by real men, with suggestive panoramas and two surprising castles…

HIGHLIGHTS:

PRIVATE FULL DAY AUTHORIZED GUIDE 

DISCOVERY OF AN HIDDEN SECRET OF ITALY

FULL LUNCH WITH PORCINI MUSHROOMS IN THE FALL SEASON

ENTRIES TO THE CASTLES INCLUDED - SKIP THE LINE 

Parma (PR) - Full day

Morning 

  • Departure towards the Parmesan Apennine; 


  • stop, along the way, at Borgo Val di Taro, the capital of “Porcino” mushroom, for a walk along the ancient main street and possible shopping of the precious product of the wood;

 

  •  visit to the marvelous Castle of Compiano, dating back before the year 1000 D.C., is surrounded by one the 100 most beautiful villages in Italy; 

 

  • typical lunch with panoramic view on the valley (based on Porcini Mushrooms during the Fall season - seasonal menu in other periods - local wines included)


Afternoon

  • visit to the imposing Castle of Bardi, best example of military architecture in Emilia-Romagna, famous too for the first case in the world where researchers made a picture to a “ghost” thanks to a special thermal camera… 

 


The experience includes:

  • Foreign language speaking guide (full day),
  • 1 typical lunch (local wines included),
  • entries to the castles of Bardi and Compiano.  

The experience does not include:

  • everything not mentioned in “The package includes”.

NOTES:

  • Tour available from March to November;
  • COMPIANO: OPENING DAYS AND HOURS

March Sundays and holidays guided tours at 10, 12*,14.30 and 17.30*;
April, May and June Saturdays, Sundays and holidays at 10,12*, 14.30 and 18.30*;
July and August everyday at 10,12*,14.30 and 18.30*
September Saturdays, Sundays and holidays at 10,12*, 14.30 and 18.30*;
October Sundays at 10, 12*, 14.30 and 18.30*;
Novembre and December Sundays and holidays at 10, 12*, 14.30 and 17.30* (*last entrance).
Always open for groups of more than 10 people, upon booking only.

  • BARDI: OPENING DAYS AND HOURS

March: Saturdays from 14.00 to 17.00, holidays from 10.00 to 18.00
April and May: weekdays from 14.00 to 17.00, Saturdays and holidays from 10.00 to 19.00
June and September: weekdays from 14.00 to 19.00, Saturdays and holidays from 10.00 to 19.00
July and August: everyday from 10.00 to 19.00
August: holidays from 10.00 to 20.00
October: Thursdays and Fridays from 14.00 to 17.00, Saturdays and holidays from 10.00 to 18.00
November: Saturdays and holidays from 10.00 to 18.00

In other periods, open upon booking only.


 

 


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