Fagnano Alto, Province of L'Aquila, Abruzzo

Located on a small hill along the Aterno river, Fagnano consists of a number of small hamlets: Opi, Castello, Ripa and Termine.

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  • Altitude: 665 m a.s.l
  • Distance from L'Aquila: 20 km
  • Population: ca. 500 inhabitants
  • Postal code: 67020
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0862
  • How to reach it: by road, S.S. n° 261 Subequana.


A fiefdom of the Alessandri Family, Fagnano was formerly called Offagianum.

What to see

  • The ruins of the castle.
  • At Ripa, the splendid church of San Rocco.

Events and Festivities

  • 5 - 6 August: Truffle Festival, with games, music and dances.

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