Lequio Berria

Lequio Berria is built in a winderful panoramic position, from which it’s possible to see many towns of the Langhe on the surrounding hills.

In the town, apart from the parish church of saint Lawrence on the main square, there is also the Oratorio di San Rocco, where there are some frescos uncovered in the ‘70s.

Worth a visit is the sanctuary of the Madonna della Neve, on the road to Borgomale.

The patronal fair takes place every first Sunday in August.

History

The name Lequio Berra comes from the English word “leak”, maybe because the town was strategically built in a place suitable for controlling the surrounding territories and the armies who passed there.

Already referred to at the beginning of the year 1000 in a diploma by the Emperor Ottone III, it had a long and difficult history.

In 1601 it became a part of the property of Carlo Emanuele I di Savoia. In the same century a majestic castle was built, of which no traces are left.

Events in Lequio Berria and around

16 Nov 17 Nov

Experience di avvicinamento al mondo del Moscato, scopri le potenzialità di questo fantastico vino direttamente in cantina e vivi l’esperienza del food pairing

22 Nov 24 Nov

Ghesce Janchup Gyalsen e lama Tenzin costruiranno il Mandala e daranno insegnamenti sulla tradizione del mandala tramandata ad oggi dal Buddha

Eat & Sleep in Lequio Berria and around

Farmstead

Miellò

— Mango —

Farmstead

Propi Bun

— Cerretto Langhe —

Levice: the San Rocco chapel

SP212, 12070 Prunetto CN, Italia
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The Castle of Caldera

Via G. Galliano, 1, 12077 Monesiglio CN, Italia
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The sanctuary of Madonna dei Monti

SP103, 12050 Niella Belbo CN, Italia
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Sale delle Langhe - Red Castle

Arbi, Sale delle Langhe CN, Italia
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San Frontiniano's Church

Chiesa di San Frontiniano, Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, Arguello, Province of Cuneo, Italy
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