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Cagli, Province of Pesaro-Urbino, Marche

Ancient town situated along the via Flaminia on a hill top of mount Petrano in the Burano valley, in a picturesque natural landscape of hill, mountain and prairies.

Info

  • Altitude: 276 m a.s.l
  • Population: about 9,000 inhabitants
  • Zip/postal code: 61043
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0721
  • Frazioni & Localities: Abbadia di Naro, Acquaviva, Ca' Bargello, Cerreto, Foci, Massa, Moira, Paravento, Pianello, Pieia, Secchiano, Smirra.

What to see

  • The Remains of a Roman Bridge, at the entrance of the town
  • The Palazzo Comunale, rebuilt at different times on the original 13th century palace.
  • On top of the medieval citadel, remains of a giant tower (the Torrione), once a castle built in 1481 by Francesco di Giorgio Martini.
  • The church of San Francesco, with a fine Romanesque-Gothic portal and inside a painting by Raffaellino del Colle
  • The Prairies of Monte Petrano at about 7 miles, rising at 1108 Mt., where grass skiing and strawberry festivals take place is spring and summer.

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