La Cerqua Bio Agritourism
Area with high natural value, Pietralunga is known for its vast forest that covers over 10,000 hectares, today the main green lung of the region and without a doubt the most important resource for the local inhabitants, accomplices current trends of Italian and foreign tourists, looking for scenic beauty and ancient farmhouses far from the usual and busy circuits.
The arable land of the farm are cultivated according to organic farming criteria: shallow tillage, organic fertilization and crop rotation. The farm raises animals and produces wheat, barley, oats and barley, chickpeas, lentils, forage (alfalfa, clover and sainfoin) and the famous local potato.
With the fruits from the rows of trees and shrubs that surround the fields, La Cerqua produces jams, preserves and liqueurs typical of the area, such as Visner (with sour cherries), the Scafurnicchio (with the fruits of the wild rose), the Fa.G .in (with beech leaves and juniper berries), and the Nocino of San Giovanni. All products in the company's farm can be enjoyed in the cozy restaurant that serves breakfast, coffee and organic dinners with perfumes and traditional local flavors. The kitchen of Silvana employs both local products and those of the corporate farm - purchased in the shop of the company or on the local market - and met the taste and needs of various customers: celiacs, vegetarians, vegans and children!
Symbol of the territory in which it stands, Bio Agriturismo La Cerqua offers to its customers the ancient value of hospitality in three old structures: the Cerqua, that has 8 charming rooms with magical atmosphere, the Ancient Barn, building in stone and brick with two equipped studios and Balucca, nice country house composed of 9 rooms furnished with style and enriched by a big clubhouse, a small organic restaurant, the riding area and Giardino del Mago, a natural oasis and ecology laboratory of the farm.
Hikers, nature and food lovers looking for quality products can find in the Agritourism La Cerqua the ideal place to relax away from the noise of the city, venture into unforgettable walks in Pietralunga forest, go horseback riding and take part of the many activities that the place offers!