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Atella, Province of Potenza, Basilicata, Italy

Atella was founded in 1330 by Robert of Anjou on the south-western slope of Mount Vulture.


-- Population: ca. 3700 inhabitants -- Zip/postal code: 85020 -- Phone Area Code: 0972

What to see

  • The 14th-century cathedral of Santa Maria ad Nives, with a fine ancient stone portal decorated in the Islamic tradition - the only example of this kind in Basilicata.
  • The ruins of the 14th century castle, with an imposing round tower.

Province of Potenza