Riva Trigoso has preserved the characteristics of a small village of fishermen and shipwrights manufacturers of leudi, the typical sailing boats with which Rivani pushed along the routes of the Mediterranean to transport oil, wine and cheese.

Even today, Riva is home to major shipyards belonging to the Fincantieri that offer a great resource for working the land and the surrounding areas.

For more than forty years, this village hosts the Festival of Bagnun , a typical fish soup that you can enjoy free samples in mid-July