Monteleone di Spoleto, Province of Perugia, Umbria

The municipality is the highest in the whole Umbria region, surrounded by three circles of walls.


  • Population: about 600 inhabitants in 2017
  • Zip/postal code: 06045
  • Dialing Area Code: +39 0743
  • Patron Saint: St. Nicola, celebrated on 6 December
  • Demonym: monteleonesi
  • Frazioni & Localities: Butino, Rescia, Ruscio, Trivio

What to see

  • At Ruscio several Romanesque churches, some Roman remains, and the Bronze Age site, apparently a religious sanctuary, of Forma Cavaliera: in Ruscio the celebrated Etruscan chariot, now in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, was found.
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