Langhe and Roero have become famous for their most precious product: the truffle. It has become a part of the collective imagery, also thanks to important figures such as Gioacchino Rossini, Alfred Hitchcock and Marylin Monroe.
A tiny village set among the woods, is guardian of one of the most spectacular views in the entire territory; the scenic amphitheatre of the mountain chain that runs between Valle d’Aosta and Liguria is balanced by the images of infinite small villages that appear on the plateau
Going up towards the highest hills of the Alta Langa the panorama reveals a covering of luxuriant woods; the people of the Langa have strong ties with them, that has become indissoluble thanks to the respect that they have for nature and its gifts
It was hard work to till the land of Langhe and Roero: the ancestors’ toil made it fruitful and generous thanks to their precious knowledge throughout the seasons, the rhythms of the land and each job, These memories still shape the personality of the local people.
Camerana is characterized by its old tower (it belonged to the ancient manor house), which was very important for its position, since it was at the crossroads of the most important roads that connected the Piedmontese hinterland with the Ligurian Riviera, along the so called “salt road“.