Largo G.B. Gaola Antinori, 1 - Visso (MC)
0737.95120 - 0737.95421 0737.95422
Visso, where the Orange Flag flies, is a delightful small town situated in the National Park of the Sibillini Mountains. It belongs to the association of The most beautiful villages in Italy; it boasts impressive walls, medieval buildings, Renaissance noble palaces , carved stone doorways with coats of arms and Latin mottoes. In Piazza dei Martiri you can admire the  facade of the Collegiate Church of St. Mary, with its beautiful main portal flanked by two carved lions and housing  valuable medieval works of art; another important religious site is the Church of St. Augustine, now housing the Civic Museum, with remarkable  paintings and a group of manuscripts written by Giacomo Leopardi. Further interesting monuments are: the fourteenth-century Baptistery, Palazzo dei Priori and Palazzo del Divino Amore. Few miles  far from Visso there’s  the Sanctuary of Macereto, built in the first half of the sixteenth century. Visso’s specialty is “ciauscolo”, a soft spreadable pork salami. Shops in the main square sell cured meats for which this area is famous. 

The historic center, the monuments and the museums of the town are partially accessible. For information please write to or contact the phone numbers listed below.


The Attractions of Visso

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Visso things to Watch

Discover the attraction Visso: The Great Mountain Bike Loop

Visso: The Great Mountain Bike Loop

Length: 160 kilometres long (99 miles). The Grande Anello (Big Loop) of the Sibillini mountains is a 160 km circular route which, with 9 stages, crosses the...

Discover the attraction Monti Sibillini - Marche Film tourism

Monti Sibillini - Marche Film tourism

Serafino (1968) directed by Pietro Germi, starring Adriano Celentano and Francesca Romana Coluzzi. Serafino is a shepard who takes care of his aunt and...

Discover the attraction Visso - Church of the Collegiate of S. Maria

Visso - Church of the Collegiate of S. Maria

In the main square stands the Romanesque-gothic mass of the Collegiate of S. Maria, raised over an earlier small Pieve. The first church was built in 1143 with...

Discover the attraction National Park of Sibillini Mountains

National Park of Sibillini Mountains

The National Park of Sibillini Mountains covers an area of 70.000 hectares of protected land. It was established in 1993; the towns included in the park are...

Discover the attraction Ussita - Monte Torrone

Ussita - Monte Torrone

By getting to Mount Torrone, we enter the Ussita municipality territory. The origin of the name, which the town shares with the creek flowing into its valley,...

Discover the attraction Ice Palace in Ussita

Ice Palace in Ussita

Ussita is one of the few ski resorts in central Italy, in the Sibillini National Park, with a ice palace which is located in a valley on the road to Frontignano...


Itineraries to visit Visso

Discover the itinerary Regional and National Parks

Regional and National Parks

Nature lovers will not be disappointed in the Marche!

Parks and Active Nature   7 days

Discover the itinerary Via Lauretana

Via Lauretana

A Holy and cultural itinerary along the Via Lauretana

Art and Culture   Spirituality and Meditation   2 days

Discover the itinerary Important Sanctuaries

Important Sanctuaries

The symbolic places of Christianity

Spirituality and Meditation   5 days