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Ciclying to Croce del Nord radiotelescope

Cycling itinerary in Medicina countryside. 
Protagonists of this Tour are the great Radiotelescope in Fiorentina and the amazing Onion of Medicina, true queen on local dinner tables. 
Start in Medicina, arrival in Fiorentina district. Then guided tour to monumental satellite dish of Radioatronomical Station, one of the most important radiotelescopes actibe in thw world. Following, participants will visit Agriturismo Il Murello, to discover the secrets of natural fabric dyeing, between ancient knowledge and local traditions, with Lucia Tagliati and Serena Sarti.
Closes the experience, a tasting of local produces by Agriturismo Il Murello and Mingazzini Winery. 

Duration: 6h
Length: 17km (mixed grounds)
Difficulty: easy

  • from 9:00 alle 15:00
  • dalle 10:30 alle 16:30

Meeting time: 15 minutes defore departure
Participation to the tour requires a personal bicycle.

Additional Information

Former Train Station - Via Licurgo Fava, 40059 Medicina BO
Orario di ritrovo
15 minutes before the tour start
  • Guided Visit to Radiotelescopes of Medicina
  • Tasting of local products: Ricotta cloud in the oven, with onion jam and chard cream with Parmigiano. Paired with EUPORJA Pignoletto frizzante DOC by Cantina Mingazzini. Double first course: "Casereccia" with white onion od Medicin, with fried onion, sage and prosciutto; potato tortelli with butter ant thyme, petals od red onion of Medicina and Balsamic vinegar bread. Paired with: Cinquantacinque Romagna Albana Secco DOC by Cantina Mingazzini.