WELCOME TO THE VIA DELLE ALPI LIGURI
Without any doubt Pigna is one of the Val Nervia village to visit during your traveling in the Liguria western part. According to Italian Touring Club, Pigna is also considered one of the Italy most beautiful villages.
As you enter Nervia valley, the silvery green of the many olive groves that extend over the hilly terraces becomes more sparse and gives space to the woods of chestnut and coniferous trees that become more and more thick.
The calcium docks of Toraggio and Pietravecchia mountains scenically close the valley.
Turned a curve appears, isolated on the top a hill, Pigna village with its stone houses gathered around the bell tower of San Michele.
Here, too, time seems to have stopped, the village encloses a labyrinth of narrow streets all to be discovered.
In addition to the village also the naturalistic wonders and the views all around are pristine, silent and rising.
And if there is place where a Liguria inhabitant would go to eat, that for sure will be Pigna.
In this guide you will be guided through history and through the most secret corners of this extraordinary medieval village, with its traditions and its secrets. You will discover how to visit Pigna at its best and you will find many ideas to enjoy your visit in this extraordinary country of Liguria.
Are you ready? Lets start!