Canosa Sannita, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy

Province of Chieti, Abruzzo region A few km from the Adriatic Sea, this attractive village lies on the slope of a hill between the rivers Venna and Sant'Onofrio.
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Altitude: 231 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 9 km -- Population: ca. 1400 inhabitants in 2010 -- Zip code: 66010 -- Phone Area Code: 0871 -- Frazioni: Villa Moggio, Santa Maria d'Orni,Orni. -- How to reach it: road: s.n. 538 da Ortona; motorway: A14 exit Ortona


An ancient settlement existed in the area as early as the 9th century. the place belonged to the Celaya family. During the Second World War it suffered severe damages.

arrowPoints of Interest

  • The modern parish church of SS. Filippo and Giacomo in the beautiful historical center.

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arrowEvents & Festivities

  • May 1st: Feast of SS. Philip and James, with a procession carrying the statues (busts) of the two Saints

arrowHotels, Lodging, Restaurants

  • Ristorante Zurigo, via Verso Tollo 24, 66010 Canosa Sannita (CH) - tel. (+39) 0871 937172