Montelapiano, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy
Situated among green pastures and oakwoods, just below Montevecchio, due to ruinous landslides it is almost nearly abandoned.
Altitude: 740 m a.s.l -- Distance from Chieti: 89 km -- Population: ca. 80 inhabitants -- Zip code: 66040 -- Phone Area Code: 0872 -- How to reach it: - road: SS 652 from Castel di Sangro, or SS 84 and SS 652 from Lanciano
The village rose in the 15th century, and belonged to a long line of lords. For some decades now it has been an independent municipality.
Points of Interest
- The Parish church, with fine wooden statues of the 17th century
Genealogy, News & Links
Events & Festivities
- 19-20 August: Feast of Patron Saint Bonifacio