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Bardi

Piazza Vittoria - 1 - Bardi - PR - 43032
Phone: +39 052571321 Fax: +39 052571044
Description:

Residents: 2271
Altitude: 625 meters

Dominated by its massive castle, a good example of medieval siege architecture, Bardi enjoys today a steady flow of visitors in summer, coming to admire its magnificent view. From its position on a sheer outcrop of red jasper, in fact, the fort looms imperiously over the village and valley below. The castle hosts the Museum of the valley's life and the Museum of paching and traps.
The parish Church of Santa Maria Addolorata houses a juvenile painting of Parmigianino, the Sposalizio mistico of Santa Caterina.
Several walks and excursions are possible in the surroundings of Bardi, along the paths crossing peaceful hamlets or passing past isolated farmhouses in the green.

Weekly market: Thursday.

Do not miss:
Fortress of Bardi

For tourist information:

Uit Tourist office 
Via Pietro Cella, 5 - Bardi
tel. and fax +39 0525733075 
email: uitbardi@gmail.com

Useful links:
www.diasprorosso.com
www.cmtaroceno.pr.it

How to get there:

62 Km from Parma. By car: motorway A15 exit Fornovo, then provincial road to Varsi-Bardi or, from Parma south ring road exit 12 Via La Spezia, SS 62 to Fornovo and then provincial road to Varsi. By bus: Tep line Parma-Fornovo-Bardi.

Last update:
25/01/2017