Suggestions for your Leisure Time
Cascina Bringin Bed & Breakfast is located in a panoramic position about 3 km from the centre of Mondovi,along the old road that passes through the Carassone Village and reaches the Sanctuary of Vicoforte, a true architectural gem with its largest elliptical dome in Europe.
Just 30 minutes from the mountain resorts of the 2006 Winter Olympics, well equipped for downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding and, for the most well-trained, for skiing mountaineering (Mondole Ski - Prato Nevoso - Artesina - Frabosa Soprana - Lurisia) where, after an intense day on the snow, you absolutely have to taste the local gourmet specialties: polenta with game, ravioli, salami, Alps cheeses and, finally, corn cookies and hazelnut pies. In addition, kars formations embellish the subsoil ( Bossea Caves - Caudano Caves).
A short walk will allow you to visit many natural parks (Maritime Alpes - Valle Pesio e Tanaro - Oasi Naturalistica of Crava Morozzo). For those who wish to satisfy cultural interests, the Monregalese region offers many monuments (Torre dei Bressani, Museo della Stampa, Salone S. Stefano, Vescovado, Chiesa di S. Fiorenzo, Santuario di Vicoforte) and archaeological sites (Benevagienna).
Between the summer and the autumn there are festivals and events of all kinds focused on food and wine (the Fair of the Pumkins in Piozzo - Cheese in Bra, organized by Slow Food -Peccati di Gola and the Handicraft Fair in Mondovì Piazza - the Truffle Fair in Alba).