10.00 am - arrival in Santa Cristina and guided tour of the Church
11.30 / 12.00 - free walking on the old Ostiglia stretch
12.15 - transfer to the farm for lunch with typical dishes of the area
15.00 / 17.00 - transfer and guided tour of the "Cervara" nature reserve
A religious monument of great beauty present in the town of Quinto di Treviso (TV) is the Church of Santa Cristina. Although the current building was built recently, in 1930, the church has many ancient origins: the existence of the first temple dedicated to the saint, in fact, is testified as early as 1125. The ancient chapel at the turn of the fifteenth and XVI century underwent major restoration and rebuilding, on that occasion it was equipped with a new bell tower and was enriched with the splendid altarpiece of Santa Cristina, made by the famous Venetian painter Lorenzo Lotto at the dawn of his artistic life. The exterior of the church is characterized by a neo-Gothic style, conferred with the reconstruction of 1930, and by a beautiful bell tower that rises unusually above the entrance portal. In the interior with three naves, finely decorated with ornamental and geometric frescoes, are preserved some works of great value and value: the two magnificent youthful works of Lorenzo Lotto, the altarpiece of the "Madonna on the throne with the Child among the Saints Christina, Pietro, Liberale and Girolamo "and the lunette" Cristo morto e gli Angeli "; the eighteenth-century altarpiece of the Nativity and above all the aforementioned altarpiece of Santa Cristina from the 16th century.
AGRITURISMO AL SILE
TREVISO - RIVER SILE
WALK IN THE GREEN
BETWEEN LAKES AND MILLS
The company is located 6 km south-west from Treviso on the right bank of the river Sile near the Naturalistic Oasis Cervara, there is a mooring point for non-motorized boats and canoes from where you can reach the "lake" Biasuzzi "Or the" Molino Cervara ", near the Ostiglia with the possibility of walking or cycling, the restaurant is open from Monday to Thursday by reservation, on weekends for lunch and dinner.
First course: pasta alla contadina
Main course: homemade cold cuts with sweet and sour vegetables
Sweet of home
NATURALISTIC OASIS OF MILL CERVARA
25,000 BEAUTY HECTORS
THE BEST OF THE VENETO
BETWEEN AIRONI AND GARZETTE
The Naturalistic Oasis of Mulino Cervara is a nature reserve that protects a marsh environment of exceptional beauty and is the most important and equipped access point to the Regional Natural Park of the River Sile. The Swamp of Cervara covers 25 hectares (250,000 square meters) hosting in its interior woods, meadows, reed beds and channels fed by springs of resurgence that contribute to give life to the course of the Sile. The Oasis of Cervara is a biotope of high naturalistic value inserted by the Veneto Region in the Natura 2000 Network as a Site of Community Interest and Special Protection Area for the refuge of wildlife and the conservation of the spontaneous flora of the Sile.
The Oasis is home to one of the most important colonies in the Veneto region of gray herons, egrets, nectar and cattle egrets.