Borgo Piticchio

IAT point - Arcevia

Corso Mazzini 64

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Borgo Piticchio

What to know about Borgo Piticchio

The small village of Piticchio is enclosed within irregularly shaped walls. At the top, in the stretch that goes from east to west, there are four towers that protrude from the castle walls.

The current access to the village dates back to the end of the 800th century when the drawbridge that connected the door to the ancient communication route was replaced by an embankment.

The patrol walkway, today, is in a good state of conservation and can be completely covered. Some buildings intended for housing were built above the walls.

The internal viability consists of the patrol walkway and a series of stone alleys perpendicular to the main road that cuts through the village in a north-south direction.

The Church of San Sebastiano is worth a visit, which overlooks a square towards the east.

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Church of San Sebastiano

Patrol walkways

Gateway to the village

How to get to Borgo Piticchio

From the North: Take the A14 motorway towards Ancona, exit at Senigallia, continue towards Sassoferrato, go through Bettolelle, Osteria, turn onto the SP 14 and follow the signs for Arcevia. From the South: Take the A14 motorway, exit at Ancona Nord, continue on the SS 76, turn towards Sassoferrato, cross Camponocecchio and continue towards Arcevia.

Senigallia railway station, continue by bus.

Autolinee Reni srl.

Ancona Falconara Airport (45 Km).

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