EXPERIENCE 06

TAGGIA & THE TAGGIASCA OLIVE

The ancient Dominican Convent and the vibrant Medieval town

 Departure: Saturdays – 3.30pm

Duration: 4 hours

Price from: Euro 99,00 per person

One of the most historical and cultural hotspots in the Region for centuries. A place of peace and meditation with its cloistered courtyard. It still houses unique artworks and showcases rare religious Ligurian architecture, polyptichs from the mid 15th century, and lots more ….

In the hub of the authentic medieval village see the “Pantan”, with its ancient families’ coats of arms and fortified portals, we’ll visit the old, characteristic “Botteghe” that still sell the hand-made products of the Argentina Valley. Canestrelli, borage grissini and other sweet or savoury bakery specialties, made with the local extra-virgin olive oil, are an unexpected surprise.

During the guided tour you will also taste “Taggiasca” olives and the extra virgin olive oil produced in the Argentina Valley.

Tour highlights:

  • Transfer by car / minivan;
  • Guided tour of the Medieval village with licensed tourist guide;
  • Visit of the characteristical “botteghe”;
  • Visit of the ancient Dominican Convent;
  • PDO Riviera Ligure – Riviera dei Fiori extra-virgin olive oil and Taggiasca tasting;
  • Shared tour/experience. Small groups of 4-8 persons, led by English-speaking licensed guide.

Pick-up at your hotel. As we have several pic-ups, the customer is always due to the meeting point 15 minutes before the departure.

Useful points 

-Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes.

– Our food tours & experiences run regardless of weather conditions – rain, hail or shine!

– The Italian Riviera is always sunny, but in case of rain bring an umbrella / raincoat as we will be outdoors for most of the tour.

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