valleys of the province of Piacenza (Val Tidone , Val Luretta, Val
Nure, Val Trebbia, Val d'Arda) the Tidone valley is the western one.
It starts from the land of the river Po and follows the river Tidone
up to Mount Penice slopes (1460 m. on sea level).
Visitors can drive through the valley following several routes finding
tranquillity and beauty, visiting historical sites, enjoining tourist
accommodations and tasting gastronomic specialties. The panorama is
very attractive in each season and quite astonishing with its small
valleys with prairies, hills full of vineyards or orchards, small
villages hidden by the trees, medieval villages fortresses and castles.
A visit to the Tidone valley is like a pleasant, instructive and charming
walk and the panorama, the warm welcome of the inhabitants as well
as typical local flavours can be hardly forgotten.