Gottasecca

The town’s name comes from the drought of this area. It was built in a dominant position, on the Bormida and Uzzone valleys.

Artistically interesting are the tower and the castle ruins. Not far, the sanctuary of Our Lady of the Assumption, among the woods, is surely worth a visit.

In mid-August a town fair takes place, to honor the Virgin.

History

In 1170 Gottasecca was a feud of the marquis of Ceva; because of its strategic position, it later was owned by the Del Carretto family, the marquis of Monferrato, the Sforza, and finally by the Savoia family.

Events in Gottasecca and around

Eat & Sleep in Gottasecca and around

Farmstead

Propi Bun

— Cerretto Langhe —

Gottasecca: the sanctuary of the Virgin Mary

Via Ravina, 12070 Gottasecca CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The parish church of San Nazario

Via Rutte, 4, 12050 Bosia CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The sanctuary of Madonna dei Monti

SP103, 12050 Niella Belbo CN, Italia
Discover ↝

Prunetto: the church of Madonna del Carmine

SP212, 14, 12077 Prunetto CN, Italia
Discover ↝

Route of Cesare Pavese in Santo Stefano Belbo

Via Stazione, 32A, 12058 Santo Stefano Belbo CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The chapel of saint Martin of Lignera

SP439, 6, 12079 Lignera CN, Italia
Discover ↝

The parish church of saint Nicholas

Via San Giovanni Battista 3 12054 Cossano Belbo
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