Borgo Tossignano, founded in 1198, is situated in the Santerno Valley, surrounded by the Regional Park.
This Municipality is made up of two centers: Borgo, at the bottom of the valley, and Tossignano facing the Gypsum Vein Regional Park.
Why visit it
The Gypsum Vein and the Santerno River are the landscape features characterizing the evironmental charm of the land and the history of this town.
The western entrance to the Gyspum Vein Regional Park is located in Borgo Tossignano: at La Casa del Fiume visitors center, in via Rineggio, information on the area and the park is provided as well as useful suggestions from the Environmental and Hiking Guide.
When to go and what to see
The micro-climate in the Gypsum Vein Regional Park allows for visits all year round: every season will win over visitors with the park’s colors and frangrances.
The Riverside Park of Borgo Tossignano is a green relaxing area, for kids, families and nature lovers.
Do not miss
From the ruins of Tossignano castle, enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view over San Biagio Crag, one of the most famous in the Gypsum Vein.
The territory of Borgo Tossignano is crossed by Santerno Valley Cycling Path: a scenic bike ride for any kind of cycling tourist who wishes to be surrounded by nature. Santerno Valley Cycling Path is a mixed trail of gravel and paved roads, connecting the plain of Imola area to the Appennines, from Mordano to Castel del Rio.
This traditional event for Mardi Gras on the last day of Carnival with Tossignano’s Polenta Fest and Borgo’s Maccheroni Fest reenact an ancient local rivalry with two parallel events.