Pigna, Nature And Relax Holidays
|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
|Living space||160 square meters|
Suitable for childrenYes
Suitable for the elderlyYes
|Theme||Historic, Romantic, Spa, Lake, River, Village|
Description from the owner
Situated in the
historical centre of Pigna, a medieval village with typical Ligurian
lanes, you will find the Agriturismo "Antichi Borghi della Liguria" an
original 17th Century building with local stone walls and
characteristic vaulted ceilings.
Accommodation consists of 4
independent comfortable apartments fully renovated and furnished as
The LAUREL apartment consists of: fully equipped
kitchen, living room with double sofabed, large bedroom with one double
bed and one single bed, bathroom with shower and washing machine, large
Pigna, Nature And Relax Holidays
Pigna, Liguria, Italy
Additional Location Information
Pigna, an antique village, once owned by the house of Savoy, is of a concentric structure with areas of lanes around the “Piazza Castello “, the houses of which have decorated portals of sculpted slate. Next to the “ Piazza Vecchia “ there is the church of Saint Michael with its high bell tower, on the front of which there is a magnificent rose window dating back to 1450 with coeval glass, inside there is a polypttych of 38 sections, the work of Giovanni Canavesio (1500). The same painter painted in fresco, in 1482, on the church of Saint Bernard, located in the cemetery. He completed a cycle on the life of Jesus and the Universal Judgement. Pigna’s Museum “ La Terra e la Memoria “ ( The Land and its Memories ) collects evidence of shepherd’s tools and life as it was.
The modern complex “ Antiche Terme di Pigna “ offers a rich range of services, with beauty f
The area offers many possibilities for excursions at all levels, from relaxing country walks to more energetic trips in the mountains, where one can enjoy stunning views and be in contact with nature. Suggested routes are: Gouta ( m. 1.213 ) Margherita dei Boschi , the artificial lake of Tenarda. Mount Grai (m. 2.013), Mount Pietravecchia (m. 2.038 ), Mount Toraggio (m. 1.973 ) particularly interesting from a faunistic and botanical point of view. Mount Toraggio is connected to the area of Melosa (where one can practise cross country ski-ing) by way of “ The Alpine Path “ and “ The high road of the Ligurian Mountains . One can also travel along the crest of the border France – Italy, the territory is also well known for its considerable karst phenomenon with numerous grottos for lovers of speleology.
Stratigically Pigna is well placed. In 20 minutes one can reach the beaches of the “ Flower Riviera “ and also the Cote d’Azur (France ), as can the alpine regions with their woodlands, rhodedendro and juniper fields at 2.000 m. and also the possibility of observing royal eagles, harrier eagles and numerous colonies of deer.
Location Type Lake, River, Village
Rates shown in $ USD (Rental listed originally in EUR) (change)
|Rate Summary||$103||$103||$643||$0||2 nights|
|All Dates||$103||$103||$643||-||2 nights|
|Can't find rates for your travel dates? Contact the owner|
- Additional guests - $32 - Per-Person Adjustment - Fee applies to parties of more than 1 guest(s)
AvailableUnavailable Last updated: May 02, 2013 ◀▶
What Past Guests Are Saying
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
A wonderful setting for a beautiful flat
Gino and Nella, the owners of the apartment could not be more helpful, accommodating or friendly. They made a fabulous holiday extra special with their own individual touches.
Laurel was well appointed, comfortable and the balcony is a great place to take in the great views from this small town.
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Beautifully presented Laurel apartment
The Owners of this apartment, Gino and Nella, could not have been more accommodating and helpful. Apartment "Laurel" is well appointed and large. Had a great time in this medieval village that is only thirty minutes from the Med.