Summonte, Province of Avellino, Campania, Italy

Summonte was built between the 10th and 11th centuries. It was so called because of its location at the foot of Mount Partenio.

During the Norman period it was a fiefdom of the Malerba family. During the year there are many fine festivals, such as blessed bread given to the people in honor of S. Nicola, the chest-nut feast and the representation of the ZEZA during carnival.


Altitude: 738 m a.s.l Population: ca. 1,500 inhabitants -- Zip/postal code: 8310 * Phone Area Code: 0825 * Patron Saint: San Nicola di Bari * Frazioni & Localities: Embriciera, Starze, Cappella


Where to stay

Province of Avellino
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