Airola, Province of Benevento, Campania

Situated at the foot of the Tairano mount, it is a picturesque borough built around the remains of the medieval castle on the hill of Monteoliveto, against the background of the Taburno, rich of buildings of remarkable historical and architectural interest.


  • Altitude: 272 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 8300 inhabitants in 2017
  • Zip/postal code: 82011
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0824
  • Demonym: airolani
  • Patron Saint: San Giorgio Martire, celebrated on 23 April
  • Frazioni & Località: Rione Tavernola.

What to see

  • The church of S.S. Annunziata with facade by Luigi Vanvitelli (1754).

Events and Festivities

  • Thursdays, market day
  • The Patron Saint San Giorgio Martire on 23 April.
  • The traditional procession on Holy Friday
  • San Pasquale Baylon in May
  • The Santissima Addolorata in September.