Province of Teramo

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The Province of Teramo is made up of 47 municipalities. It is washed by the Adriatic Sea to east, it borders Marche region to north, the Province of Pescara to southeast, the Province of L’Aquila to southwest and Lazio region …

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Fortress of Civitella del Tronto

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The fortress of Civitella del Tronto overlooks the village of Civitella. It stretched for 500 m on a harsh rocky ridge. It rises on the border between Abruzzo and Marche. Until its capitulation, which brought to the Italian unification in …

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Church of San Francesco, Civitella del Tronto

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The church of San Francesco is located in the old village of Civitella del Tronto. It was founded in 1326, under Robert of Anjou. The convent was suppressed in 1866 due to a decree of Vittorio Emanuele II. The façade …

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Shrine and convent of Santa Maria dei Lumi, Civitella del Tronto

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The shrine and convent of Santa Maria dei Lumi are located in Civitella del Tronto. The monastic complex was built in 1466 by St. Giacomo della Marca on a hill in front of the village. Occupied during the history by …

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Church of St. Lorenzo, Civitella del Tronto

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The church of San Lorenzo Martire is the parish church of Civitella del Tronto. It is placed against Gate Naples, since it was turned into a bastion to defend the village from the siege of 1557. The church has a …

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Civitella del Tronto

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Civitella del Tronto is located in the province of Teramo, on the border with Marche, in the National Park of Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains. It is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. It rises on a hilltop …

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