Lequio Tanaro

In the big central square, dedicated to senator Giacomo Curreno from Santa Maddalena, there are buildings of great historical and artistic relevance.

We point out the parish church: its facade is a mixture of Classic and Baroque style, which dates back to end of the 18th century, beginning of the 19th.

The Battuti Bianchi brotherhood dates back to the same period.

You can still see the coat of arms on the façade of Salmatoris Palace.

The main activity in Lequio is agriculture, with mixed cultivations of vine, wheat, maize and beans.

In the woods you can find fine white truffles, as well as excellent mushrooms.

The patronal fair is on the third Sunday of October.

History

The name comes probably from Latin “locus quietis” (calm place): the Romans built many villas there, because of the wonderful view and the peacefulness of the place.

Events in Lequio Tanaro and around

24 Sep 26 Sep

Un fine settimana all’insegna dell’ambiente, declinato attraverso diverse letture: il viaggio, lo sport, la musica e la comunicazione

25 Sep

Tour guidato da un archeologo professionista per una selezione di tre tappe tra le 32 complessive del percorso archeologico

Eat & Sleep in Lequio Tanaro and around

Winery

Avignolo

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Libano’s Cedar

Unnamed Road, 12064 La Morra CN, Italia
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Pian Castello di Neive

Piazza Italia, 19, 12052 Borgonovo CN, Italia
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The Castiglione Falletto Castle

Via Camillo Benso Conte di Cavour, 19, 12060 Castiglione Falletto CN, Italia
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The Annunziata Abbey

Frazione Annunziata, 38, 12064 Annunziata CN, Italia
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The Fontanafredda farm

Fontanafredda, CN, Italia
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