credits - Ernesto Siviero

Vestenanova is located at the end of the Val D’Alpone and is known throughout the world for one of the most important fossil sites, Bolca.

There are also valuable examples of medieval churches such as Sant’Antonio Abate and is the starting point for beautiful hiking trails.

What you cannot miss in Vestenanova

The Bolca fossil museum

A guided tour of the small church of Sant’Antonio Abate

walks to discover Eastern Lessinia

Events in Vestenanova

Walk with the goose – The second Sunday of August in Castelvero. It is a 700-meter-long race reserved for geese. The record is under seven minutes.

Tourist party – The first week of August in Vestenanova. With food stands, charity fishing and the fabulous and unmissable “race of the carts”. Every evening it is enlivened with music and dancing.

Vestenastock – The second weekend of July in Vestenanova. 4-day festival of 60s and 70s rock music that wants to remember the famous Woodstock festival in sound and spirit. Young artists from the valley alternate with more experienced groups with covers and unpublished pieces. There are food stands and the possibility of camping with a tent, in a natural setting between two valleys.

Feast of paleontology – The first weekend of July in Bolca. The appointments are the palio of ancient games, the walk on various routes in the area and the free visit of the fossil museum. With food stands and music.

Where to stay and dine