The association has been managing the hostel since June 2011, when it started to provide accommodation to pilgrims. 5,014 people stayed in 2016 and about 4,970 in 2017. Ostello Sigerico is situated in the former monastery next to the medieval church of Santa Maria Assunta, in Chianni. It was the 20th stop made by Sigeric, the archbishop of Canterbury.
Gambassigena takes place in the spring, a cultural event in the municipality of Gambassi Terme that promotes the historic Via Francigena route.