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Il Bosco is a detached property immersed in meadows and woodlands, just a 40 minute drive from the hilltop town of San Daniele, famous for its ham. The house is very spacious and has a large bedroom with a double and a single bed together with its own en-suite. There is also a double bedroom and a house bathroom. On the ground floor is a large dining kitchen with a wood burning stove, gas hob and fridge. Through the archway is a lounge with a wood burning fire. The house is built of local stone and has a wooden veranda, typical of the houses in the area. There is a large terrace where meals can be taken and there is a picnic area in the meadow at the side of the house. On the terrace is a pizza oven and barbecue. There is adequate parking at the property for three or four cars. TV, DVD, radio, CD/ cassette player and games are at your disposal. Wood and linen are provided.
Activities: There are various activities in the area including archery, mountain biking, para gliding, guided walks, rock climbing, canoeing on the river Arzino and many miles of walks on Monte Prat. In August there is also a car rally. There is a tourist office down in the village of Forgaria for all information. There is plenty of wild life in the area, perfect for birdwatching. The lake of Cornino is in a nature reserve protecting the Griffin. Lots of different species of butterflies, birds including eagles. Deer can be seen in our meadow. The region has an abundance of museums, archaeological sites and castles.
Amenities: There is a bar/restaurant on Monte Prat about 200 metres from the house where one can sample the local cuisine. The specialities of the region are Polenta, Frico, Brovada, Muset and Cjalsons to name but a few. Forgaria has a small supermarket, pharmacy, hairdressers, bank, newsagent, restaurants and bars. There is also a local bus service. We are only a few kilometres from the hilltop town of San Daniele, famous for its crude ham, the ham festival is held during the summer.
Bedroom 1 is a large bedroom accommodating one double bed and a single bed. It has a wood beamed ceiling and wooden floor, this bedroom has an en-suite. There is adequate wardrobe space. There are two windows, one overlooks the picnic area and the other the meadow. There is a door which leads to the veranda. Bedroom 2 is a double room with a door leading to the veranda....moreless
The rental is for the whole house and not part of, apart from the middle bedroom. Two bedrooms and two bathrooms are at the clients' disposal. Cleaning, bed linen and towels are included in the price together with a wood supply.
The ski slopes are an hour's drive away at Tarvisio - Sella Nevea, Pontebba - Pramollo Pass, Ravascletto - Zoncolan. Contact owner for details.
20% non-refundable deposit is payable on booking. The balance is payable on arrival in Euros at the prevailing rate.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Venice, Marco Polo or Treviso
Lignano Sabbiadoro and the island of Grado
Monte Prat is located 10 minutes from the village of Forgaria nel Friuli and near the hilltop town of San Daniele famous for its crude ham. Udine is the capital of the province whose once Venetian dominance is evident in the architecture. To the North is the walled village of Venzone totally razed to the ground by the earthquake of 1976 and Bordano where you can visit the House of the Butterflies, one of the largest in Europe. Visit the Val Resia whose people has origins dating back to the 7th century when some Polish nomads wandered into the valley and settled. They still retain ancient customs no longer practised in Poland. To the south of Forgaria lies Spilimbergo whose Mosaic School is one of the finest in Europe, guided tours are available, prebooking is necessary. Preone near Tolmezzo in the Carnia boasts the oldest dinosaur fossils found in the world, which can be found in the local museum. To the south the beaches of Sabbiadoro and Grado. Nearby Griffin Sanctuary.