Guarene

Guarene is built on the top of a hill on the left side of the Tanaroriver.

It goes down to the river, where is the village called “Vaccheria” (the name comes from “Gualcaria”, foreign army settlement).

Here is the most fertile part of the town’s territory, where vegetables are grown.

Guarene is one of the best-preserved town in the Roero.

Among its buildings, interesting is the church of the Santissima Annunziata, rebuilt in 1699: of the old part remain the bell tower and a big altar painting by Moncalvo.

The castle is one of the best castles of Piedmontese eighteenth-century architecture.

History

Anciently called “Plebs Guarene”, the town is referred to in a document by Eugene III, dating from the year 1154.

The Roero family owned the feud since 1382, when it was give them by the marquis of Monferrato.

In 1631 it became a part of the Savoia duchy.

Events in Guarene and around

  • 28 May 29 Aug

    Il Gruppo Fotografico Albese propone questa mostra fotografica di grande valore documentale e culturale dedicato alla Langa di Fenoglio

  • 21 Aug

    Per tutto il giorno prodotti locali freschi e di stagione venduti direttamente da chi li produce

  • 26 Aug

    Una serata speciale con Alice, una delle cantautrici italiane più note ed amate dal grande pubblico, grazie alla canzone “Per Elisa”, scritta insieme a Franco Battiato

  • 27 Aug

    Un evento musicale capace di coniugare socialità e scoperta del territorio con un’attenzione particolare alla dimensione emozionale legata alla musica

Eat & Sleep in Guarene and around

The Castle of Guarene

Castello di Guarene, Guarene, CN, Italia
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The Cisterna d’Asti Castle

Cisterna D'asti, AT, Italia
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The church of Santa Chiara

Chiesa Santa Chiara, Via Barbacana, Bra, CN, Italia
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The sanctuary of the Piloni

Unnamed Road, 12046 Montà CN, Italia
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MuBATT Museum of the Battle

Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, II, 2, 12040 Ceresole Alba CN
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