what to do
Chiara and Stefano are going to suggest you the following destinations for trips on the edge of town, thanks to which you can enrich your stay at the bed & breakfast il pozzo e la macina (the well and the millstone).
Plan your holiday and a costumized tour!
So you will discover that you can easily reach Parma, the Ligurian Sea, some seaside resorts and nature reserves from Bardi; you can also walk along ancient routes, relax at spa centers, visit superb castles, do the wild shopping and much more than this!
You can also characterize your travel by sports and cultural activities or relaxation, thanks to wine-gastronomic stops to discover true Emilian delicatessen: from Parmigiano Reggiano to Prosciutto di Parma (raw ham), from Porcino di Borgotaro (boletus mushroom) to Culatello di Zibello (raw ham), from black Truffle to Lambrusco wine…
The owners of the bed & breakfast, experts in the tourist sector, will help you,with pleasure, to plan your ideal program!
Chiara, as a licensed tour guide will lead you to the Bardi Castle or Ettore Guatelli Museum.
On the web-site www.bookyouritaly.it by Travel-Lab T.O. & D.M.C., which is our tour operator, you can immediately book your tour! If you do not need the transfer because you have your own car, or if you need a change in the itinerary, because you already stay at our bed and breakfast, please, send us and e-mail!
You can choose the half day or the full day private and exclusive trip and we can arrange it for you!
Have a look, choose, customize and book your holiday in Parma and its Valleys!
Bardi Castle & Parmigiano ReggianoAbout 60 kms from Parma, in the upper Ceno Valley, near the confluence of the homonymous river and the Noveglia creek, you will discover an untouched setting, where you will visit a special dairy factory and an impressive castle
Compiano & Bardi Castles with tasteTwo valleys, controlled by two strongholds, which were owned by only one family, whose princes always supported the Emperor’s power, over the centuries, and in so doing they received privileges and honors. A fantastic lunch with local recipes will enrich your day! BOOK NOW!
Torrechiara Castle & wine tastingDiscovering two symbols along the so-called food-valley: Torrechiara Castle and a panoramic winery, producing wine from the local grapes covering the nearby gentle hills. BOOK NOW!
Grand gourmet tourA daily trip completely dedicated to the pleasures of palates: from Parmigiano Reggiano to Parmesan Delicatessen Products, from local wines to Balsamic Vinegar, by discovering small villages and nature. BOOK NOW!
Walking & tasting ParmaAn unconventional walking city-tour, through the Italian Creative UNESCO City for Gastronomy, dotted with stops in order to admire its most important monuments and taste some of its local specialties; a perfect combination between art and flavors. BOOK NOW!
The Labyrinth, Fontanellato villageA full-day art tour discovering the small village of Fontanellato, famous for its Castle surrounded by a moat and the nearby bamboo Labyrinth which houses a rich art collection. BOOK NOW!
Emilian cooking class & CulatelliWalking and smelling the awesomeness of ancient cellars with thousands of Culatelli to get inspired learning the local art of rolling pin (mattarello) to make fresh pasta
Meeting with a licensed tour guide in Parma. Transfer, by private car/minivan, to Polesine Parmense, a small village on the Po riverbanks, well-known for its castle, belonged to the powerful Pallavicino family. Visit to its kitchen-garden, courtyard, frescoed rooms and old cellars for the maturing of Culatello BOOK NOW!