Come to Bardi for an ideal fairytale destination!
Bardi is a summer village with panoramic views dominated by the spectacular Castle. It is a great place to enjoy the fresh air and take excursions through peaceful countryside.
Visitors are captivated by the stately Castle, rolling hills and quiet little streets. Bardi is wellknown for its Fortress, built over one thousand years ago on a spur of Red Jaspar Rock. It looms magestically over the Ceno River, standing witness to its Medeival past. The Castle is often host to numerous events throughout the year suitable for all ages: Horror Nights, Dine and Crime, Harry Potter and Medieval Pageants to name a few. There are also interesting
exhibits on display in the Castle rooms’. The Castle is open to visitors who want to explore and discover how life was at Court in the Middle Ages.
Bardi is an area of unspoilt natural beauty, offering excursions on foot or horseback (on a Bardigiano thoroughbred), following paths or mountain tracks. The countryside boasts ploughed fields, green pastures and lush woodlands. Visitors can enjoy relaxing walks along signposted footpaths or have fun picking mushrooms or forest produce in the undergrowth.
Old churches and chapels are dotted around the hamlets of Bardi and are all accessable by adjoining paths. Among these, is the church of Our Lady Of Sorrows in Bardi’s main square. It is home to one of “Il Parmigianino’s” famous paintings – ‘The Marriage Of Saint Catherine’