Felitto

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Felitto
Comune
Comune di Felitto
Felitto within the Province of Salerno
Felitto within the Province of Salerno
Felitto is located in Italy
Felitto
Felitto
Location of Felitto in Italy
Coordinates: 40°22′N 15°15′E / 40.367°N 15.250°E / 40.367; 15.250Coordinates: 40°22′N 15°15′E / 40.367°N 15.250°E / 40.367; 15.250
Country Italy
Region Campania
Province Salerno (SA)
Area
 • Total 41 km2 (16 sq mi)
Population [1]
 • Total 1,332
 • Density 32/km2 (84/sq mi)
Demonym Felittesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 84055
Dialing code 0828
Patron saint San Vito
Saint day 15 June
Website Official website

Felitto is a town and comune in the province of Salerno in the Campania region of south-west Italy. It is famous for fusilli, a kind of handmade pasta, and the annual Fusillo festival.[2]

Geography[edit]

Located on a valley above Calore river below the mount Chianiello (1,314 amsl), in the middle of Cilento, the municipality borders with Castel San Lorenzo, Laurino, Magliano Vetere, Monteforte Cilento and Roccadaspide.

It counts no proper hamlets (frazioni) but several minor localities, that are Acqua delle Donne, Acquanoceta, Alvani, Barbagiano, Bosco Grande, Carpineto, Carrozzo, Casale, Cerzito, Chianelisi, Difesa Lombi, Difesa Principe, Fossa del Lupo, Lago, Maruzza, Mazzarella, Montagnano, Palumbo, Pazzano, Piano d'Elise, Pietracute, Remolino, San Giorgio, San Vito, Santoianni, Serre, Starza, Territorio, Torre and Vignali.

Gallery[edit]

The old bridge, a symbol of Felitto
Calore Valley at Felitto

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External links[edit]

Media related to Felitto at Wikimedia Commons