Canale

The little town has a tall bell tower; on its top there’s a bronze statue of the Holy Heart.

On the main road there’s the church of san Bernardino.

From the town hall square, after the church of saint John, a steep road will take you to the Monastery, where a beautiful wooden altar, in Louis XIV style, is preserved.

Canale is famous for its peaches and wines, and in the center of the town there’s the Roero Regional Wine Cellar.

History

The basin where today the town of Canale stands was already inhabited in the Roman era.

In the XII century the territory was owned by the counts of Biandrate and the lords of Anterisio and Loreto.

When the town of Asti in the thirteenth century conquered this feud, the hostility with the Biandrates became an open war: Anterisio was totally destroyed and the local population obliged to move to an easier place: they chose the basin of Canale.

After many other owners, the town was of the Roero family, who had the castle built.

The building is now property of the counts Malabaila, whose power in this area started in the XVI century.

Events in Canale and around


  • 14 Jun

    Camminate notturne con animazioni dedicate alle morgane, donne fuori dagli schemi, ed approfondimenti storici, botanici, artistici, archeologici


  • 16 Jun

    Un pranzo gourmet curato dallo chef Fabio Tota e dalla sommelier Laura Lercara. Un viaggio di sapori all'insegna della scoperta e del piacere dei sapori autentici del Piemonte


  • 21 Jun

    E-bike Tour guidato tra le colline dell'Alta Langa con aperitivo panoramico conclusivo


  • 13 Jul

    Una giornata per scoprire i grandi vini di Langa e alcuni prodotti agroalimentari di “filiera corta” attraverso il racconto e giochi sensoriali

Eat & Sleep in Canale and around

The church of San Bernardino

Via Roma, 20, 12043 Canale CN, Italia
Discover ↝

San Vittore's Church

Str. S. Vittore, 28, 12040 Priocca, CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The Arts and Crafts Museum of a Time

Piazza Maggiore Hope, 1, 14010 Cisterna D'asti, AT, Italia
Discover ↝

Colonna Castle

Via Roma, 3, 12040 Baldissero D'alba CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The church of san Servasio

Castellinaldo d'Alba, CN, Italia
Discover ↝

Big White Bench

Via Cuneo, 1, 12040 Vezza d'Alba CN, Italia
Discover ↝

Are you planning a trip in the Langhe region?

Let us help you design the perfect vacation, and live your stay like a true insider