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Felino

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Piazza Miodini - 1 - Felino - PR - 43035
Phone: +39 0521335951 Fax: +39 0521834661
Description:

Residents: 8748
Altitude: 185 meters

Felino is a small town of the Baganza valley renown for its gastronomic products, such as salami and Parma ham. Its square shaped castle, encircled by a moat guarded by four corner towers dates back to the 12th century. Access to the central court and frescoed interiors is from a drawing well.
The Torrione, or tower, is a typical example of 14th century outwork built with river worn stones with defensive purposes. Noteworthy also the Church Arcipretale dated back to the 12th century and the Parish church of Sant'Ilario Baganza, built in 1230 but lately rearranged during the centuries.

Weekly market: Saturday.

Do not miss:
Castle of Felino
Museum of Salame

For tourist information:
Iat Tourist office of Sala Baganza, Felino and Collecchio
Piazza Gramsci, 1 43038 Sala Baganza (PR)
Tel. +39 0521331342/43
Fax +39 0521336429
email: iatsala@comune.sala-baganza.pr.it

How to get there:

18 Km from Parma. By car from Parma South ring road exit 12 Via La Spezia then SS 62 and in Stradella follow signs to Felino; by bus Tep line n° 6 or Parma-Calestano and Parma-S. Michele Tiorre.

Last update:
26/01/2017