Gravedona – Lake Como – the sacred area: Church of Santa Maria del Tiglio and the Gramatica Beekeeping lab

The sacred area of the town is an important historical example, from the Roman era to the present day. The Church and baptistry were the centre of the Tre Pievi (Three Parishes) area and, for this reason, the two religious buildings were rebuilt and renovated over time.The guided tour includes  the Church of Santa Maria del Tiglio and the Parish Church of San Vincenzo, with his paintings , scagliola- style altars and the oratories of the Brotherhoods .

Santa maria del Tiglio Church Gramatica beekeping lab Non Solo Lago itineraries 2016

You will then visit the nearby laboratory of Gramatica family, a fascinating place where we can meet member of the family  that has been passionate about bees and honey since 1800. You will learn  about the objects that were once used and the development of beekeeping  up to the present day. You will then taste the flavours of theirs various honey products.

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Meeting point : Santa Maria del Tiglio’s parvis ( Piazza XI Febbraio ) at 3pm

Cost 10€ per person, (Free for children aged under 12)
Info and booking : +39 034482572 / imago.ufficio@gmail.com
Operated by Coop Turistica Imago

One date every month , between April and August, on qwhich you can take a stroll walk through the area’s history and stories and enjoy the tastes, flavours and  philosophy of our regional products. At the end of each
walk you will have an opportunity to learn about one of the area’s agricultural companies, as told directly by those
who manage it , as well as to taste the products on display.

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