Vacation Rental B&B Borgo di Vigoleno® is between Parma and Piacenza in an area that offers a programme full of both cultural initiatives and amusements all year long. From April to September many festivals emphasize the folklore and the gastronomy. Every village presents its own traditions and dishes. The various castles are not just a historical witness but also an evocative background for concerts, meeting: a unique, picturesque and instructive leap into the past.
In Castell’Arquato (10 min from Borgo di Vigoleno®) several events are held during the year, among which a medieval parade, which goes through the old streets of the town between wings of people. Grazzano Visconti, Castle of Gropparello or Fortress of Rivalta (all about 30 km form Vacation Rental B&B Borgo di Vigoleno®) magically turns into a fairy world of knights, fairies and witches.
An evocative itinerary is the so called Via Francigena, the ancient road of the piligrims, which crosses the district through churches, monasteries and oratories.
In the area there are also many street markets selling typical products. The most famous and crowded ones are the antique markest in Cortemaggiore and Fontanellato (both about 20 min by car from Vacation Rental B&B Borgo di Vigoleno®) where you can find valuable furniture and small objects sold or swapped by estimators and collectors.
Piacenza, Parma, Busseto, Fidenza and Fiorenzuola d’Arda offers and intense theatrical season with both opera and music, ballet and drama and famous Milano La Scala Theatre is only 40 min by car for a special night.
Last but not least, for sport lovers the area offers many walking paths, MTB tracks, golf courses and horse and canoe rides or winter sports. All genuine experience in an unspoilt natural area with excellent food and wine