Via Francigena in Lombardy

Leg B08 - From Orio Litta to Fiorenzuola

Total length
56.9 km
Suggested type of bycicle
Difficulty by cycle

After Orio Litta we reach the Guado of Sigerico, the "Transitum Padi", where walking pilgrims are transported to the other bank. The cycling itinerary follows the bank of the Po instead,along cycle path traits until San Rocco al Porto and Piacenza.

After a brief stretch along the Via Emilia we reach Pontenure, and cycle across the countryside of Piacenza until the castle of Paderna, then across little trafficked roads that lead to Fiorenzuola d'Arda.

Water is not available outside the villages. Bars and water in Pontenure,water near the Paderna Castle.

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