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Parco Isola Giarola

Isola Giarola park is located in the territory of Villanova sull'Arda and its lake is the result of a mining activity now over. Since then the area underwent numerous environmental clean-ups that reinstated the natural species living in rivers and damp areas. 

The River Park at Isola Giarola offers a wide variety of activities to its visitors, such as:

- Fitness trails

- Birdwatching

- Sport fishing at the lake

- Eco-friendly guided tour through the beauties of the natural environment

- Bicycle trails

- Picninc areas

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How to get there
From Piacenza follow SS 587 towards Cortemaggiore and Villanova sull'Arda. Once past Villanova city centre towards Busseto, before arriving at the bridge on the Ongina river, turn left in Via Stallone. Continue on this street following the Ongina river for almost a kilometre and reach a bridge on Arda stream. After this bridge you are in the Isola Giarola Park area. Follow the signs to find the parking area.
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Last update
Thursday, 28 March 2019
News and information edited by the Tourist Information Office of the Municipalities of Bobbio, Borgonovo V.T., Castell'Arquato, Piacenza and Vigolzone