Get away from the stress of daily life with a blissful holiday to Cavi di Lavagna, a beautiful port city nestled in the Genoan province of Liguria.
Frilled by serene beaches and with silent mountains forming a backdrop to daily life, this city is an ideal getaway for the entire family. There are a number of cultural and religious sights to see at Cavi di Lavagna. Among these is the thirteenth century sanctuary of Nostra Signora del Ponte, the sixteenth century basilica of Santa Giulia, and the basilica of Santo Stefano dating back to the seventeenth century.
Explore the region's history with a visit to the local art gallery, housed in a medieval tower known as the Torre del Borgo. Explore various designs of the Lavagna Nera or Bianco, the city's renowned porcelain tile that forms its ceramic history. The best part of the year to visit this region is the month of August, when the weather in this region is perfect.
Neo-medieval festivities are recreated annually here. One such event is the Torta dei Fieschi, in which you can enjoy participating if you visit at the time it is held. Water sports, biking and field trips are common in this region, and can be enjoyed by the entire family. Sample some of the best Italian cuisine and trademarked wines, made more delicious by the fresh sea breeze and traditional Italian hospitality.