Holidays in Pontremoli

This is a town of 8,000 inhabitants in the province of Massa Carrara and is located in the upper valley of Magra, north of Lunigiana.

The first news about Pontremoli go back to Roman Anaco if you do not exclude that there were human settlements already several centuries before.
Before joining the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Pontremoli was for years crossed by several governments including those of France, Spain and Republic of Genoa.

Pontremoli is among the city decorated with the Military Valor for the Liberation War because it was awarded the Bronze Medal for Military Valor to the sacrifices of its people and for partisan activities during the Second World War.

the wolf werewolf ...

According to the popular story, the licantropo terrorises the nights of Piagnaro inhabitants of the village's oldest city, and people noises and visions of the narrow streets. Who meets, to save it, you must not look for not immediately die of fear, if you can climb three steps can be considered out of danger.

On holiday in Pontremoli tourists can choose to visit the picturesque village both from a historical point of view, visiting churches and ancient castles of the city, is a point of view naturalistic. Pontremoli it offers interesting glimpses of landscape and itineraries in the green to go on foot or by bicycle.
Synonym always good food, Pontremoli to find the best restaurants and most popular trattorias offering dishes typical of Lunigiana and Tuscany in general.
Tourists will be accepted in hotels, rural houses and bed and breakfast in the area, to pass unforgettable stays in contact with nature.

Pontremoli is reachable by car out to its toll along the A15 motorway Parma-La Spezia, or along the Highway 62 of the CISA.

To visit ...

Castle Piagnaro

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Popolo

Church of the Santissima Annunziata

Museum of the Statue of stele Lunigiana (Castle Piagnaro)

Fire and Folk ...

July-Festa della Madonna del Popolo, a solemn procession in memory of the vote in 1600 saved the city from plague.

August-Fair Arts and Crafts

September - Festival of San Terenziano with entertainment, in the hamlet of Mignegno

November-Antiques Arts and Crafts

Hotels, houses, Bed and Breakfast

The Borghese

Dozza, Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 339 4191723

Podere Rottigliana

Fraction Rottigliana, Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 0187 833480, 333 5927240

Hotel Napoleon

Piazza Italia 2, Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 0187 830544

Bed & Breakfast Podere Bramapane

Via Case Sparse 24 locations Cargalla
Tel: 0039 0187 836407

Restaurants and Taverns

The restaurant Manganelli

Via Garibaldi 20, Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 0187 830653

The restaurant Borella

Via Nazionale Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 0187 836556

Trattoria Romiti

Mignegno Street, Middletown
Tel: 0039 0187 830249

Trattoria Busse

Piazza Duomo 31, Pontremoli
Tel: 0039 0187 831,371

Trattoria Pelliccia

via Garibaldi 130, Middletown
Tel: 0039 0187 830577

Museo delle Statue Stele Lunigianesi - Pontremoli