The tour begins with the main building, taking in the façade, the towers, the north wing, the main hall, the dining hall and the loggia. Visitors then continue on to the chapel, which features beautiful furnishings and decorations, then the monumental conservatories, the enormous park and the delightful small lake.
Village of Costigliole Saluzzo, Maira valley.
Wine from Quagliano grapes, micca (traditional bread) from Busca, “baci di Busca” sweets and “baci di Melania” named after Roberto Tapparelli d’Azeglio’s daughter.
“Carlevè d Busca” (February), patron saint’s day dedicated to San Luigi (first Sunday in July), patron saint’s day dedicated to the Madonnina (first Sunday in August), “Il Roccolo della Poesia” (May-June and September-October).
Educational activities for school and families.
13 May: Castelli Aperti, opening 10.00-18.00, guided tours all day long.
6, 13 and 20 May;
3 and 17 June;
1 and 15 July;
5 and 19 August;
2 and 16 September;
7 and 21 October.
Open by appointment for groups (min. 20 people).
Adult € 5;
students (age 7-14), Senior (over 65), Abbonamento Musei Card and groups (min. 20 people) € 3;
free for children under 7.