Acquaviva d'Isernia, Province of Isernia, Molise

Findings of the Samnite period (7th-4th century AD) show that the settlement existed since very old times. The population lives mostly on agriculture and farming, and there is a rich production of cheeses. The local cuisine is based on mutton and goat meats.


  • Altitude: 730 m a.s.l
  • Territory: mountainous
  • Population: about 500 inhabitants
  • Zip/postal code: 86080
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0865
  • Patron Saint: St. Anastasia, 22 January.

Events and Festivities

  • Traditionally a great bonfire is lit on the 21st January, before the Patron Feast.

What to see

  • The church of Sant'Anastasia, with a very beatiful architecture and fine decorations.

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