Fresagrandinaria, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy
The village rises on a hill along the valley of the Trigno river, a few km away from the Adriatic.
Altitude: 391 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 96 km -- Population: ca. 1100 inhabitants in 2010 -- Zip code: 66050 -- Phone Area Code: 0873 -- Frazioni: Guardiola, Pagliarini, Pantano, Pidocchiosa -- How to reach it: road: S.S. 650 from Vasto; motorway: A-14 exit Vasto Sud
In the 10th century AD the area was under the Benedectine monastery of St. Angelo, and was called just "Fresa", then it came under lord Riccardo Grandenatus, who added his name to the place.
Points of Interest
- Remains of the Monastery of St. Angelo
- The typical village lanes
Events & Festivities
- August: festival of "Porchetta" (roasted pork) and Emigrants' festival
Hotels, Lodging, Restaurants
- Ristorante Annecchia, ctr. Colle San Giovanni 9, 66050 Fresagrandinaria (CH) - tel. (+39) 0873 321554