Camper Special: From Certosa the Ticino Park going from Pavia
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Guided tour in Pavia, a full dinner of drinks, guided tour Cascina Venara (Bosco Negri + Storks Park), a lunch including drinks, guided tour at the farm, transport to and from Cascina Venara, parking Cascina Venara.
Parking in Certosa di Pavia, tips and extras.
Three days dedicated to discover the territory of Pavia. The campers will support in the facility of Certosa di Pavia, and in a typical lomellina which houses a large permanent colony of white stork nests here and playing. The farmhouse, surrounded by greenery, near the Ticino, also known as the Yangtze River, is located along the route of the Via Francigena, the ancient road of the Middle Ages which connected Canterbury to Rome and to the ports of Apulia, still crossed by countless pilgrims.
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1: Certosa di Pavia and Pavia
10.00 b> guided tour at Monument "The Charterhouse of Grace" by the Cistercian monks. Gian Galeazzo Visconti, Duke of Milan, in 1396 laid the foundation stone of this impressive project born from the "vote will" of his second wife Caterina Visconti, daughter of Bernabo and Regina della Scala.
After the tour, transfer of crews at the center storks "Cascina Venara" for the accommodation and free lunch.
15.30 b> Bus transfer to Pavia, to discover of the ancient capital of the Lombard kingdom accompanied by an experienced guide. You know an 'elegant city to "human scale", which has maintained a historic center of the Roman system, vividly animated by young people attending the historic University.
19.30 hours: b> Dinner in a typical bunting.
2: Bosco Negri and Cascina Venara
10.00 b> Walk "botanical" to the river through the ancient woodland Siro Negri, a rare example of forest vegetation of the Po Valley whose natural features make it faithful witness of the past.
On return, lunch in the farm with local products.
In the afternoon visit to the stork center where it nests and reproduces a large permanent colony of white stork composed of over 30 entities. You can watch these majestic birds that alternate in foraging, breeding and care of the chicks in the nest.
Dinner and possibility of use of a stork center hall to spend a few hours in the company.
3: Typical farm
9.30 b>: Morning tour in a typical farm specialized in rice production and using traditional systems for preparing soil, cultivation, harvest and silage paddy. The company guarantees the consumer a particularly qualified product, through the use of modern bleaching machines and sorting the white rice.
After lunch, possibilities of using bicycles provided by storks center, free for an excursion.