Province of Forli' Cesena
Holiday Forli' Cesena
The province of Forlì Cesena extends from the Coasts of the Adriatic Sea up to the hinterland, where the two provincial capitals are situated; they are geographically divided but still linked by a rich and fertile soil, ancient traditions and an important history rich in cultural and artistic events.
A holiday in Cesena will help visitors discover Italian Humanism. The city is home to the Biblioteca Malatestiana (Malatesta Library), one of the greatest symbols of the Renaissance culture, as well as to other spots which are able to fascinate visitors flocking there.
The golden age of the city of Forlì, instead, is linked to the Risorgimento, which affected public areas, historic itineraries and important memorials.
The whole of the city is permeated with the traditional warm hospitality from Romagna. Forlì and Cesena welcome visitors in comfortable guesthouses and inns provided with high-quality services and facilities.
Even trade fairs and congresses attract tourists from all over Italy, who flock to the Exhibition Centres of Forlì and Cesena to take part in targeted events which are held here all the year round.
Not to be missed...
The excursions to the nearby medieval villages featuring great architectural and artistic masterpieces and ancient places of worship which were erected on the Apennines more than thousand years ago and are now traditional pilgrimage meccas.
A visit to the aristocratic buildings of Forlì. Corso Garibaldi hosts Palazzo Gaddi, which dates back to '700, the sixteenth-century Palazzo Guarini Torelli and Casa Palmeggiani. Palazzo dell'Ospedale Vecchio is the seat of the Municipal picture gallery which cherishes inestimable works of art by Beato Angelico, Guercino and Canova.
A traditional dinner on the hills of Cesena, in the traditional trattorias where it is possible to eat homemade pasta, piadina and squaquerone, grilled pork and fried or stewed snails.
For further information:
Province of Forlì-Cesena - Councillorship for Tourism, Piazza Morgagni 9 - 47100 Forlì
Tel. 0543 714312 Fax 0543 21465 - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.turismo.fc.it