Charming town in the province of Imperia, Airole preserves its original medieval concentric rings and, as typical of towns in Liguria, a historic harmonious with houses huddled together overlooking narrow alleys, narrow streets, leading to the main square dominated by the Baroque parish of Saints Philip and James. Framed by a fascinating network of trails connected by stone bridges over the river Roya.
Airole links its name to an ancient history that manifests itself in and out of its historic center: they are three towers (the Tower of Olivè, the Tower and the Tower of Vio Garbae) along the paths and old mule , still mills and furnaces, the Baroque bell tower of the parish church, the Sanctuary of the Madonna delle Grazie. The cultivation of wine according to the famous Ligurian system called "trench" is still visible in a natural amphitheater, a few km from the town where the old stone walls are retrieved to perpetuate the tradition of growing wine on the rock. Keepers of ancient farming traditions are mainly the Oil Museum and the Rural Life and the old oven. Among the events, the national meeting of Wasps in the first Saturday in August, and the feast of lavender where, as usual, the flower is distilled using an old alembic.
Airole therefore is characterized by its historic center harmonious, homogeneous and collected, for the presence of an efficient system of tourist information. Of particular value is the management and promotion of the environment and the wealth of walking paths and trails that run along the entire perimeter of the city
E 'can enjoy various sports such as hiking, canyoning, mountain biking and canopy tours to the adventure park.
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