Veduta del fiume Belbo a Nizza Monferrato.Born around the year one thousand, the city in 500 was already known as one of the most vibrant and bustling markets of Monferrato, which specializes in treating fabrics of silk and cotton. Now extinct in the silk trade, is a rich agricultural village at the center of an amphitheater of hills, in an area known for its wines, and has maintained the appearance of a typical harvest the Piedmont district, with streets flanked by covered porches and a beautiful municipal palace of the century. XV. Every April in the center is the venue of the race of the barrels, and in the fall, in time of truffles, is organizing an exhibition dedicated to the best trifole of the season.