Mombarcaro, that once was called Monte delle Barche (boats’ mount), is the summit of the Langhe: from here you can get a great view, until Ligure sea.
Built on a hill, it keeps one of the most interesting historical centres of Alta Langa.
It was once protected by high walls, of which a medieval arc dated back to the 13th century is the only part that still remains.
A walk trough the roads of the village, paved with little red bricks, could be a very pleasant way to discover sun-dials, typical corners, strange chimneys.
Precious frescoes, which decorated the old parish church of San Pietro, have been recently brought in the new one.
Today it is a holiday centre for those who love country tourism, made by walks trough the woods and quiet.
Mombarcaro has been founded in the Roman era, as shows a tombstone preserved in the Historical Museum. The feud was long disputed by the marquis of Ceva, of Monferrato and of Saluzzo, until it was acquired by the Savoia.
La cultura continua a muoversi e non appena sarà possibile ecco pronto per voi un nuovo tour “en plein air” tra i luoghi pavesiani, in attesa che i nostri musei possano riaprire
Una giornata all'insegna del divertimento e all'aria aperta per passare del tempo di qualità in movimento e insieme alla propria mamma!
Un evento all'insegna dello sport e della natura, pedalando tra i vigneti che circondano Diano d'Alba e degustando i prodotti del territorio