History of Vicoforte
Vicoforte is perfectly nestled in the province of Cuneo, Piedmonte, Northern Italy.
Santuario di Vicoforte to honour the Virgin Mary is a monumental church that is known for having the largest elliptical dome in the world.
Owning property in Vicoforte is grabbing hundreds of years of history and holding it in your hands. It is touching it, seeing it, smelling it, becoming a part of it and embracing the beautiful minds of visionaries like Duke Charles Emmanuel I of Savoy and architect Ascanio Vitozzi, just to name a few.
This breathtaking cathedral is only .44 miles from
Ranch "Il Cedro" - Santuario di Vicoforte which
many years ago belonged to Vicoforte Catholic Sanctuary and this villa is unique in the area.
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Ranch "Il Cedro" - Santuario di Vicoforte.
Limone Piemonte borders the following municipalities: Boves, Briga Alta, Chiusa di Pesio, Entracque, La Brigue (France), Peveragno, Tende (France), Vernante,Robilante, Roccavione, Borgo San Dalmazzo and Vicoforte famous for the Sanctuary and its chapel, the biggest in the world.
Many well-known wines are produced here such as:
DOC and DOCG wines produced in this area include:
"trifola d'Alba Madonna"
White truffle washed and cut
The "white truffle" or "trifola d'Alba Madonna" (Tuber magnatum) comes from the Langhe and Montferrat areas of the Piemonte region in northern Italy and, most famously, in the countryside around the cities of Alba and Asti.
Serenity with unmatched beauty surrounded by the Alps.
One of the oldest ski areas in Italy.
Limone Piemonte is one of the oldest ski areas in Italy. Actually, it consists of about 80 kilometers of trails, served by 1 gondola, 10 chairlifts, 3 ski lifts and 2 carpets. The resort hosted several editions of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup and the FIS Snowboard World Cup. There are also others Ski Resorts near like Prato Nevoso, Artesina.
Famous for its wines, cheese and truffles
The Langhe (Langa from old dialect Mons Langa et Bassa Langa) is a hilly area to the south and east of the river Tanaro in the province of Cuneo in Piemonte, northern Italy.
It is famous for its wines, cheeses, and truffles—particularly the white truffles of Alba. The countryside, as it was in the first half of the 20th Century, features prominently in the writings of Beppe Fenoglio and Cesare Pavese, who was born there, in Santo Stefano Belbo.
On 22 June 2014, Langhe were inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage list.