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Natural beauty

A beautiful day spent by the lake. Lunch at one of the restaurants along the lake shore. Worth a... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2015
Jerry R
via mobile
A beautiful relaxing lake

Lago Monticchio piccolo is a truly beautiful lake located in peaceful surroundings. The Abbey... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
Lionel L
Sliema, Malta
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Via Laghi di Monticchio SNC, 85028 Rionero in Vulture, Italy
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Lago Monticchio piccolo is a truly beautiful lake located in peaceful surroundings. The Abbey overlooking the two lakes provides a stunning setting which complements the peaceful surroundings.

Thank Lionel L
Reviewed July 19, 2017

We had a great Pizza dinner next to the lake. Can't remember the name of the restaurant butit was the only one directly on the lake

Thank Marco G
Reviewed June 22, 2017

A trip to an extinct volcano (Vulture), two lakes, an Abbey set high on the rim overlooking the lakes.......what could be more idyllic? What could be a perfect day out is marred by a sort of Dantes Inferno of touristy bad taste, dilapidated buildings, overspilling...More

Thank Brian_StNeots
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Very peaceful, beautiful place! Amazing landscape, fresh air, beautiful lake like a paradise! Good for a picnic or a quite walk with dinner in a restaurant "Il ristorantino" situated close to lake!

Thank Anna G
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Another perfect example of an Italian gem overlooked by tourists who can't seem to veer off the familiar tourist trail. A beautiful volcanic lake with a stately Abbey above. While some restaurants may detract a bit from the ambiance, most are welcome and nice to...More

Thank Brichford
Reviewed September 15, 2015

The laghi di Monticchio are absolutely beautiful. If you ever make it to this area of Italy the lakes are definitely worth an excursion.

Thank Teresa P
Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful day spent by the lake. Lunch at one of the restaurants along the lake shore. Worth a visit if visiting Baslicata.

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed October 11, 2013 via mobile

The lake is quite pleasant at this time of year mainly because there's no one there! You can see that during the summer it must get very busy as there are closed bars around the lake. At this time of year though, it's quite nice...More

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