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A hike in the Fontanabuona valley to discover Cava Ardè

A pleasant tour in Val Fontanabuona to the discovery of Cava Ardè:
A guided tour of a slate quarry (the only one open to the public ) and typical dishes of Liguria

Cava Ardè- an ancient laboratory for the processing of slate- is at Isolona,(Orero)in Val Fontabuona- a valley known for the many quarries from which slate – the stone symbol of this part of Liguria – was and is still extracted.
Right here ,it’s possible to take a guided tour of the only slate quarry open to the public and security-safed by the painstaking work of experienced geologists.
After the guided tour ,you’ll go inside Cava Ardè – the ancient lab- where you will attend the screening of a video about the history of this ancient building: born as a lab,turned into a museum and now an exclusive location.
Your tour will end with a lunch: “ a very particular lunch” – just the same that,
during the lunch break, the worker of the quarry had at home. With the addition of ” focaccia al formaggio cava ardè” : an exclusive dish of CAva Ardè. 

Starting from May to October
Visiting day: Thursday
Timetable: the tour starts at 10:30 am and ends at 1:00/1:30 pm
Meeting point: the gate of Cava Ardè ( address: via Isolona 20,Orero)

Info.+39 3803481049
Please note:Reservation is required ( the visiting day as well as the timetable may be subject to change)

 

 

 

Guided tour of the slate quarry and cooking class

Cava Ardè – an ancient laboratory for the processing of slate – is at Isolona ( Orero) in Val Fontanabuona: a valley known for the many quarries from which slate – the stone symbol of this part of Liguria- was and is still extracted.
Right here you can take a guided tour of the only slate quarry open to the public and security-safed by the painstaking work of experienced geologists.
After the tour,you’ll go inside Cava Ardè- the ancient lab- and our chef will involve you in the preparation of a traditional dish- dish that you will enjoy together with other specialties of Liguria…
Please note: a package containing the recipe and all the ingredients necessary for the preparation of the presented dish will be given to each participant.

Starting: from May to October
Visiting day: Friday
Timetable: the event starts at h.10:00 in the morning and ends at h.3:00/3:30 in the afternoon
Meeting point: the gate of Cava Ardè ( address:via Isolona 20 Orero)
Cooking class: not more than 12 participants

Info: +39 3803481049
Please note:Reservation is required ( the visiting day as well as the timetable may be suject to change)

 

 

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