Borgomale

The town got its name from a legend about Nella di Cortemilia, secluded in the town’s castle in order not to be abused by the local lord Lionello.

“Borgo del male” (Town of Sin”) was its name, though it’s a very beautiful little town, with its houses built all around the castle.

Interesting is the church of sant’Eusebio, where it’s possible to see a wooden statue, covered in gold, of the Vergine del Carmine.

To the Virgin is dedicated the patronal church, each first Sunday of July.

Borgomale also offers some interesting views that you can admire from the road n.29 or on the hill, towards Lequio Berria.

History

Borgomale was first owned by the church and then by the marquis of Ceva and Cortemilia, then by the Del Carretto and Falletti families.

Photo credits www.albalanghe.blogspot.com

Events in Borgomale and around

15 Aug

Un'escursione nel territorio dell’Alta Langa, le cui colline, immerse in un verde smeraldino e in una natura rigogliosa, sono avvolte in una atmosfera di pace e tranquillità

23 Aug

In una antica borgata risalente al XVII secolo e diventata un luogo dedicato all’arte contemporanea, vanno in scena le Lezioni recitabili dedicate ai grandi antifascisti del nostro paese

28 Aug

Un documentario sul leggendario partigiano Lou Lou, per trasmettere la magia del cinema portando con una vecchia Renault 4 pellicole d'autore nei piccoli paesi delle Langhe

Eat & Sleep in Borgomale and around

Farmstead

Propi Bun

— Cerretto Langhe —

The castle of Borgomale

Piazza Castello, 12050, Borgomale, CN, Italia
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The parish church of San Nazario

Via Rutte, 4, 12050 Bosia CN, Italia
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Sale delle Langhe – Red Castle

Arbi, Sale delle Langhe CN, Italia
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The sanctuary of Madonna dei Monti

SP103, 12050 Niella Belbo CN, Italia
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The castle of Camerana

SP111, 2, 12072 Camerana CN, Italia
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The church of san Sebastiano

Via Roma, 6, 12074 Bergolo CN, Italia
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San Frontiniano’s Church

Chiesa di San Frontiniano, Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, Arguello, Province of Cuneo, Italy
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The parish church of saint Nicholas

Via San Giovanni Battista 3 12054 Cossano Belbo
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