Assisi

Assisi is a small medieval town of about 25,000 people perched on a hill in , the heart of . Famous as the birthplace of St. Francis, Assisi holds religious, historical, and artistic significance.
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
The is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Order of Friars Minor Conventual in Assisi, a town in the region in central , where Saint Francis was born and died. Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Castle
The is a castle which dominated, for more than eight hundred years, the citadel of Assisi and the valley of Tescio, constituting the most viable fortification for their defense. Photo: Rippitippi, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The is a hermitage complex located 791 metres above sea level in a steep forest gorge upon , in , in central Italy, four kilometers above Assisi. is situated 3 km east of Assisi. Photo: Superchilum, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
The Basilica of Saint Clare is a church in Assisi, central . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Hamlet
is a frazione of the comune of Assisi in the , , central . is situated 5 km south of Assisi.

Hamlet
is a frazione of the comune of Assisi in the , , central . is situated 5 km southeast of Assisi.

Village
is a frazione of the comune of Assisi in the , , central . is situated 5 km northwest of Assisi.

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