Ornavasso


 

 

 

 

 

   

 

Cà di Twergi is located in Ornavasso, the first village of the Vall d’Ossola in the Verbano-Crusio-Ossola district. From Ornavasso you can easily get to the border with German-Swiss (throw “passo del Sempione”) and to the one with Italian-Swiss.

Ornavasso è composto da circa tremila abitanti a 215 m slm.

Our village is one of the 15 walser cities and is twins with Nateras, in German-Swiss.

On the Ornavasso’s slopes you can visit the “Madonna del Boden” sanctuary and the Casino cave recently open.
Driven visits are available to discover the place in which the material was extracted to be used in a lot of important works like: Duomo di Milano, Duomo di Pavia, Certosa, arco della Pace (Milan), monumentale di Milano.
A few minutes away you can also find the Candoglia cave.

 

 

 

 

 

The beautiful Verbania is located just a few Km away from Ornavasso.
Verbania is situated on the Pemonte’s bank of the lake Maggiore.
From Verbania you can also visit the Borromeo Islands.

 

 

 

 

 

 

From Val d’Ossola you can spend your days through marvelous excursions (also driven) in contact with the nature, like: Vall'Anzasca, Macugnaga, Val Formazza, Toce’s waterfall , Val Vigezzo aka "the painters valley".

 

 

 

 

 

In winter time you can enjoy yourself with the ski runs around Ornavasso.