Besenello

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Besenello
Comune
Comune di Besenello
Coat of arms of Besenello
Coat of arms
Besenello is located in Italy
Besenello
Besenello
Location of Besenello in Italy
Coordinates: 45°56′N 11°7′E / 45.933°N 11.117°E / 45.933; 11.117
Country Italy
Region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol
Province Trentino (TN)
Frazioni Acquaviva, Compet, Dietrobeseno, Golla, Màsera, Ondertòl, Posta Veccia, Sottocastello
Government
 • Mayor Carmen Manfrini
Area
 • Total 26.0 km2 (10.0 sq mi)
Elevation 218 m (715 ft)
Population (31 August 2007)
 • Total 2,273
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Demonym Beseneloti
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 38060
Dialing code 0464
Patron saint St. Agatha
Saint day 5 February
Website Official website

Besenello (German: Pysein or Bisein) is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located about 15 kilometres (9 mi) south of Trento. It is located at the entrance of the Vallagarina. The main attraction is the Castel Beseno, the largest fortified structure in Trentino and the Romanesque church of Sant'Agata.

Besenello borders the following municipalities: Trento, Vigolo Vattaro, Bosentino, Vattaro, Aldeno, Centa San Nicolò, Calliano, Nomi, and Folgaria.

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