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VIGOLO MARCHESE

Description
Its undoubtedly Castell'Arquato's most important ward, and its considered one of Piacenza's province oldest and most famous localities. It is located in the high Chiavenna Valley, 6 km far from C.Arquato, on the trunk road deviation for Carpaneto-Piacenza; Vigolo Marchese is a small village well known for its prized wines and for the Romanesque complex including S.Giovannis Church and Baptistry. The village former name was Vicolo de Marchesi, because it belonged to the Obertenghi marquis, and it already existed as village before the 10th century.
Altitude
132 mt.
Population
504 (2017)
Telephone
+39.0523.803215 (IAT Castell'Arquato)
Information Office
Last update
15 February 2019
News and information edited by the Tourist Information Office of the Municipalities of Bobbio, Borgonovo V.T., Castell'Arquato, Piacenza and Vigolzone