Ricetto di Candelo, Candelo

Ricetto di Candelo represented for the medieval citizens of Piedmont a place to store grain, wine, and even themselves in the event of attack. The local feudal lords never intended it as regular housing. Two hundred cells take up 13,000 sq m (140,000 sq ft). The historical records first mention this structure more than a millennium ago. Visitors get drawn into the past because of how well preserved this site is. Try the antipasti at the restaurant inside. Using our world travel planner, Candelo attractions like Ricetto di Candelo can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Fairytale village where in time he stopped. The activities inside well integrate with the structures of the village. A few more venues dedicated to catering and local produce would not hurt. Christmas Sundays will be dedicated to the holiday. To visit
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  • A leap into the past in an ancient village! Wonderful though quite small. Super nice and great food in the inn La Greppia where Valentina will cuddle you for good!!!!
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  • We went on a Sunday afternoon and everything was closed. Pity cause this looked like a lovely Borgo.
  • Wonderful walled town. Great for an afternoon of easy walking. Very photogenic place.
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