Cycle routes

Tra i fiumi Sesia e Agogna

Novara (48 km)
Points of interest

Gionzana - Oratory of Madonna del Latte: the interior is magnificently decorated with 15th century frescoes depicting Saints, Virgin with Child and scenes from the life of Christ 

Biandrate - Cascina Marangana: mentioned as early as 1225, it is now visible in its 18th century structure, even if it was completed during the 19th century and added to in the following century

Casalbeltrame - Oasis marsh of Casalbeltrame: nature reserve used by migratory birds

Casalbeltrame - Sant Apollinare complex: visible today in its 18th century guise, the origins are certainly much older

Casalbeltrame - Museum of Agricultural Tools 'l civel: interactive museum, which goes back over the peasant year, showing the environments of the rice-fields and its "inhabitants"

San Nazzaro Sesia - Abbey of Saints Nazario and Celso: founded in 1040 by the bishop of Novara, it is an imposing fortified complex, with a tall Romanesque bell tower, a Gothic-Lombard style church and coeval frescoed cloister and Romanesque narthex.

San Nazzaro Sesia - Shrine of Madonna della Fontana: built around 1590 to be demolished and re-built in the second half of the 18th century

Casalvolone - Church of Saint Peter: built as a parish church before the 12th century, the interior retains magnificent 15th century frescoes 

Departure, arrival and municipalities crossed
Departure and arrival
corso Vercelli
Piazzale Chiesa della Madonna del Bosco
28100 Novara (NO)
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districts passed through
Casalbeltrame, Casalvolone, Novara, San Nazzaro Sesia
Description of the itinerary Local Tourist Board for the Province of Novara Official site about the St. Nazario and Celso Abbey Official site of the Museum 'l çivel

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