At 6 km from Mondovì, in a small valley at the foot of Vicoforte, stands the Santuario Regina Montis Regalis, pilgrimage to the venerated image of the Madonna with child.
Urban-architectural gem, the sanctuary boasts the largest elliptical dome in the world.
It was built starting in 1596 as a place dedicated to the cult of the Virgin and the intention, to house the tombs of the Savoy. The work was entrusted to Vitozzi Orvieto; in ' 700 new momentum was by Francesco Gallo and the design of the dome; the decorations were the result of a long challenge ... The work was completed only in 1891, after