Near the hills, it was part of the properties of Matilde di Canossa. Bologna aristocracy built here many villas since XVII century.
Ancient village, on the top of a hill, with great views.
Ancient fortress, then property of Canossa family. The medieval village is still alive, with the Abbey, the monastery, a tower. Nearby there is the Abbey Regional parc, with many signed paths.
CASTELLO DI SERRAVALLE
Ancient medieval village, with old buildings and fascinating little streets. The Castle, surrounded by hills and vineyards, dominates the valley.
A town dominated by the impressive Rocca dei Bentivoglio, dated IX century. Since 1574 every Saturday there is a local products market.
SAVIGNANO SUL PANARO
Typical medieval village with Castle, church and the house where Matilde di Canossa lived.