The most beautiful castles of Monferrato

Feb 01, 2021 276

Monferrato is a geographical area characteristic of Piedmont between the provinces of Alessandria and Asti. Famous all over the world as one of the Italian excellences in wine, since 2018 is considered UNESCO World Heritage along with the nearby Langhe and Roero. Barbera, Bonarda and Moscato d'Asti are the stars of an internationally renowned wine production.

Monferrato, a land rich in history and traditions, has one of the largest concentrations of castles throughout the Italian territory. We are talking about a region with a history that started in 1300 with the Marquisate of Monferrato under the leadership of the Aleramici family and the Paleologi family, then up to the Duchy of Monferrato of the Gonzaga family. 

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