Provaglio d'Iseo

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Provaglio d'Iseo
Comune di Provaglio d'Iseo
Aerial view of Palazzo Francesconi
Aerial view of Palazzo Francesconi
Provaglio d'Iseo is located in Italy
Provaglio d'Iseo
Provaglio d'Iseo
Location of Provaglio d'Iseo in Italy
Coordinates: 45°38′N 10°3′E / 45.633°N 10.050°E / 45.633; 10.050
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Brescia (BS)
Frazioni Provezze, Fantecolo
 • Mayor Giuseppina Martinelli
 • Total 16 km2 (6 sq mi)
Elevation 330 m (1,080 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 7,237
 • Density 450/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Provagliesi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 25050
Dialing code 030
Patron saint Sts. Peter and Paul
Saint day 29 June
Website Official website

Provaglio d'Iseo is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in the Lombardy region in Italy. Provaglio d'Iseo is located 3 km south of the town Iseo, in the historical region of Franciacorta, famous for its wine production.

Points of interest include the monastery of San Pietro in Lamosa and the nearby Torbiere Sebine, a natural marshland area, important for birds.