A textile tradition to rediscover with new experiences. Amidst hiking and motocross, mountain landscapes and typical dishes of Ligurian cuisine

Guarded by the Malvaro valley, amongst olives and chestnuts, a rural township with Roman origins, famous for centuries for the weaving of valued cloths which were sent throughout Europe from nearby Lavagna. Walk amongst the houses and along the trails to discover the tallest church in the Ligurian Appenines, the numerous chapels and votive shrines. Amongst the hills you can set off on the Alta Via path on foot or by mountain bike for concentrated trips to mounts Caucaso and Ramaceto. A landscape that gives unique experiences, also loved by motocross buffs. From sporting thrills to culinary delights: delight your taste buds with simple, traditional dishes like ravioli and the mixed fried meats and vegetables in the Ligurian style, enjoyed at one of the many typical trattorias.

What to see : church of Barbagelata