13. THE CHARM OF THE CISTERCIAN MONKS ABBEY !
13039 Trino VC, Italia

Piemonte – Vercelli

The Lucedio Abbey was founded in 1123 by the Cistercian Monks that reclaimed the land starting here, first in Italy, rice growing at the beginning of the XV Century.
As time went by, thanks to its strategic geographic position along the Via Francigena, the Abbey became a prosperous center of economic and political power: three were the Popes that visited Lucedio.
The farming-estate Principato di Lucedio stretches for 500 h. and is situated inside a Regional Park. The whole cycle of production uses techniques with low environmental impact. The packaging is made under protective atmosphere in order to guarantee freshness and nutritional values.
At Lucedio the owners of the farm grow the most selected varieties of top quality rice such as Carnaroli, Arborio, Vialone Nano, Baldo, Sant’Andrea which belong to the great traditional Italian cuisine and are well known and highly appreciated all over the world.

Features

  • Experience: Rice tasting
  • Experience: Show cooking
  • Folklore performances
  • Heliport
  • Inside: 300 pax
  • Limousine service
  • Milan Airport: 60 Km
  • Musical performances
  • Outside: 1000 pax
  • Turin Airport: 60 Km

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