Castino

The town’s ancient origins are made evident by the many findings. According to some historians the town’s name comes from the name of a Roman legionary, Castino.

Others say that it comes from “castaneum”, because of the many woods surrounding the town. It has today a rural and zootechnic economy.

Its primary products are fruits, vegetables, beans and hazelnuts.

The coutriside surrounding the town is very pleasant for relaxing and peaceful walks.

History

The town is very ancient, as shown by the many findings. According to some historians, its name comes from a Roman legionary called Castino.

Others believe the etymology derives from “castaneum”, because of the many woods of this area.

Events in Castino and around

Eat & Sleep in Castino and around

Farmstead

Miellò

— Mango —

Farmstead

Propi Bun

— Cerretto Langhe —

Route of Cesare Pavese in Santo Stefano Belbo

Via Stazione, 32A, 12058 Santo Stefano Belbo CN, Italia
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The castle of Camerana

SP111, 2, 12072 Camerana CN, Italia
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Albaretto: the tower

Via Castello, 8, 12050 Albaretto della Torre, CN, Italia
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The castle of Borgomale

Piazza Castello, 12050, Borgomale, CN, Italia
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