In Micigliano, collecting truffles is an activity that has taken place for centuries. The first “miners” used the pig instead of the dog as an animal for research. The truffle is an underground fungus, belonging to the genus Tuber, that accomplishes its entire life cycle underground. The truffle is made Read more…

Truffle Festival

On the last Sunday of July there is the truffle festival in the central square of the town, under the high mountains surrounding the village. Special dishes with truffles are prepared along with other typical dishes, accompanied by the barrel organ music and local folk groups.  

Guide of Micigliano

Micigliano is located on a hill surrounded by greenery just below Mount Terminillo (on the eastern side) and from its position it dominates the Gorges of the upper Velino valley. It is one of the smallest villages in Lazio and there is not much news about its history. It is Read more…