When to go and what to see
The territory is entirely flat (maximum altitude 3 metres) and partly below sea level and was originally characterised by a succession of valleys (lake basins, sometimes brackish) and delta swamps, separated by hillocks, with a precarious hydrographic balance. After the land reclamation carried out in the 20th century, the economy of Fiscaglia became essentially agricultural, and even today, the area offers boundless stretches of countryside where it is a pleasure to lose oneself in walks and bicycle rides.
In one of these itineraries in the countryside near Massa Fiscaglia, for example, stands Torre Tieni, a tower which also served as a customs post and was built by the Este family to defend them from Venetian attacks. Clashes were frequent along the Po di Volano river, especially over the dominance of the salt trade
Video-Racconti dal Delta del Po