The Rifugio del Anima is located in Monticello d’Alba (Cuneo), a village is typical for the lower Piedmont. The area is called Roero.
Monticello is about 6 Miles from Alba, where the famous white truffles fair takes pace every year and 6 Miles from Bra which is famous for the international Cheese fair held by the “Slow Food” movement.
Rifugio dell’Anima is situated on a hill called “Bricchi” surrounded by vineyards and wooded countryside, chestnut and oak trees.
In this peaceful and tranquilly atmosphere you can admire Langa’s hills and Roero’s villages and have a majestic view of the Alps and enjoy, the beautiful colours of the sunsets in every seasons…
From the balcony you can see the Roero famous castle which is about 700 mt. away. Built in the XI century it’s still in a very good condition. It’s open to visitors in spring and autumn.The farm house stands alone in the hills and it’s an ideal place for nature lovers.
You can walk on the road S4 and reach in a short time Monticello, Corneliano, Santa Vittoria; walking trough vineyards and woods.
Near the house there is a chapel, it was built in the 1950 and is dedicated to the Virgin Mary.
You can really enjoy the nature around with the singing of the birds and see the red squirrel and the roe –buck. Sometimes in the sky a buzzard is flying like a guard.