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WHAT TO DO NEARBY SAN DANIELE

The farmhouse Casa Rossa ai Colli is surrounded by olive trees, fruit trees, wild flowers and woods that conceal trails that are ideal for a romantic stroll. But what else is there to do in the San Daniele area? What are the locations of Friuli’s hill country that is worth exploring?

There are several places to be visited near San Daniele, Ragogna and Fagagna. Casa Rossa boasts a dominant view on the nearby San Daniele, famous for its cured ham. From Casa Rossa it’s also easy to reach the lush plains crossed by the Tagliamento river, a diverse country side featuring gentle hills and rugged mountains.

Casa Rossa is located in the heart of Friuli. From this privileged location you can reach pristine nature like small lakes and mountains, places rich in art such as frescoes and mosaics, old castles and medieval hamlets. All this while enjoying the true taste of Friuli’s products, with a bite of frico and a sip of wine.
Places to visit near San Daniele and Fagagna.

Ragogna

Civic Museum and Historical Museum
The building of the former “Romeo Battistig” elementary school houses the educational-popular civic museum with a naturalistic section, an archaeological section and the Museum dedicated to the Great War in the Friuli Hills. Opening: Tuesday and Thursday afternoon. Guided tours by reservation.

For information: Phone +39 0432 943434 (Museum) or Phone 0432 955226 (Town Hall).


SanDaniele

Lake of Ragogna
The only intermorenic lake of the Region, which among other things belongs to the territory of two different Municipalities, has been included in the list of SIC – Naturalistic Sites of Community Interest thanks to its naturalistic features. Located along the route of some species of migrant birds, it is an area suitable for birdwatching. Here also live the water chestnut, different species of dragonflies and fish.

For information: tel. 0432 940765 (Pro-San Daniele Tourist Office).


Ragogna

The Castle of Ragogna
Ragogna Castle (VI-XVIII centuries) rises in one of Ragogna’s most evocative and panoramic places. The best view is from the road that goes up to the mountain: you can see the boundary walls with the north gate, the keep, the inner courtyard with the well and a series of buildings that originally housed the cellars, the dungeons, the kitchens and the stables.

 

Info and visits From June to October
Opening hours Saturday: 2.30pm – 5.30pm, Sunday: 10.30am – 12.30pm and 2.30pm – 5.30pm

Guided tours by reservation. Free entry.
Audio guide available.

Contacts 0432 940310 – turismo@ragognalive.it


Cornino

The nature reserve of Lake Cornino
The only intermorenic lake of the Region, which among other things belongs to the territory of two different Municipalities, has been included in the list of SIC – Naturalistic Sites of Community Interest thanks to its naturalistic features. Located along the route of some species of migrant birds, it is an area suitable for birdwatching. Here also live the water chestnut, different species of dragonflies and fish.

For information: tel. 0432 940765 (Pro-San Daniele Tourist Office).


Fagagna

The Natural Oasis of the 'Quadris'
Not far from San Daniele del Friuli, about 9 km to the south in the direction of Udine, is the naturalistic Oasis of the “Quadris” of Fagagna, an area of ​​seven hectares equipped and used for the reintroduction of the white stork and the hermit ibis.

Opening: Sundays and public holidays Spring-Autumn 10.00-12.00 / 14.00-18.00 Summer 10.00-12.00 / 2.00pm-6.30pm

For information: Tel. 0432 801887 Cel. 331-9788574 E-mail info@oasideiquadris.it Website www.oasideiquadris.it


Fagagna

Cjase Cocèl: Museum of rural life
About 9 km. to the south of San Daniele del Friuli, there is the “Cjase Cocèl” Museum of rural life, which recreates the living conditions of the Friulian peasant families of the first half of the 1800s. Opening: Sunday afternoon (spring – summer – autumn).

For information: tel. 0432 801887 (Museum) fax 0432 802599.