Torre di Buccione, Orta San Giulio

#13 of 17 in Things to do in Orta San Giulio
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Torre di Buccione is located in Orta San Giulio. Take a look at our Orta San Giulio trip planning app to schedule your visit to Torre di Buccione and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Love everything about it - pity one can't get on top of the tower itself. The hike goes through a couple of villages, fairly picturesque, and through hilly woods. You have to cross the rail tracks...  more »
  • The Torre di Buccione is the remnant of a 12th-century castle. It can be reached from Orta San Giulio by car - 20 minutes - or through various roads and paths after a hike of between 100 minutes and.....  more »
  • Nice old tower (or what remained of it). The property cannot be entered though, an appointment is required.
  • Once a year on the occasion of the event "assault on the tower", you can visit and climb to the top of the monument. Breathtaking! Bolzano Novarese's group (Time Travellers) all disguised evoke the ancient splendour and assault battle to the tower! The only note: some plants that are now too high should be cut, obfuscating the magnificent and picturesque panorama of Lake Orta.
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