VILLA POGGIO ULIVO B&B
Verona & Lake Garda
ROUND THE CORDER
Villa Poggio Ulivo is located in Rivoli Veronese (2200 people), north-west of Verona (25km far). Rivoli is a place rich of history:
- in 1848 the fight between Radetsky and the troop from Piemonte
- Rivoli’s Castle, called Wohlgemuth, in onor of the Army-General from Austria who distincted himself in the battle of 1848
- 14 of January 1794 the battle between the Austrian troops and Napoleon
Paris has an important road called “Rue de Rivoli” near Louvre, in memory of the won battle of Napoleon. There’s also a tube station called “Louver - Rivoli”. In the museum of Louvre there’s a big painting of the battle of Rivoli Veronese It is possible to visit the Napoleonic museum in Rivoli in Napoleone 1 Square, opening everyday from March to October, between 9.30-12.00 / 15-30-18.00 except Monday and Wednesday, adults €2.50
Wind Farm of Rivoli Veronese
Villa Poggio Ulivo B&B in located 300meters far from the brand new wind park. In 2013 6 wind turbines of 2 MW each were installed on Mesa Mountain, which product clean energy for 6000 families.
The cycleway begins in Verona and ends in Trento. It takes part in the Itinerario Ciclabile Europeo "EUROVELO n°7”. The cycleway Adige-Sole is reachable near Villa Poggio Ulivo B&B, where his host will welcome you in 4 languages in a gorgeous location for you holidays. A welcome drink and a huge breakfast is waiting for you.