Chiusi della Verna

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Chiusi della Verna
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Chiusi della Verna (Italy)
Chiusi della Verna
Country Italy
region Tuscany
province Arezzo  (AR)
Coordinates 43 ° 42 '  N , 11 ° 56'  E Coordinates: 43 ° 42 '0 "  N , 11 ° 56' 0"  E
height 960  m slm
surface 102 km²
Residents 1,931 (Dec. 31, 2019)
Population density 19 inhabitants / km²
Post Code 52010
prefix 0575
ISTAT number 051015
Popular name Chiusini
Patron saint Francis of Assisi (October 4th)
Website Municipality of Chiusi della Verna

Chiusi della Verna is a municipality with 1931 inhabitants (as of December 31, 2019) in Tuscany , Italy .

Santuario della Verna


Location of Chiusi della Verna in the province of Arezzo

The place extends over about 102 km² . It is located about 25 km north of Arezzo and 60 km east of Florence in the Casentino mountain valley . There is the southern end of a nature reserve with many wooded heights and mountains. Immediately above the village is the La Verna monastery , a Franciscan monastery that was built over the cave in which St. Francis of Assisi received his stigmata .

The districts include Biforco, Compito, Corezzo, Corsalone, Dama, Case Nuove, Frassineta, Gargiano, Giampereta, La Beccia, La Rocca, La Verna, Rimbocchi, Sarna, Val della Meta, Vallebona and Vezzano.

The neighboring municipalities are Bagno di Romagna (FC) , Bibbiena , Caprese Michelangelo , Castel Focognano , Chitignano , Pieve Santo Stefano , Poppi , Subbiano and Verghereto (FC).

The Chiesa Maggiore church in Chiusi della Verna


Chiusi della Verna is a popular holiday destination for hikers , there is a campsite and a network of well-marked hiking trails.


Community partnerships

There are community partnerships with Helmstadt in the Würzburg district and with Serravalle from San Marino .


Web links

Commons : Chiusi della Verna  - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Statistiche demografiche ISTAT. Monthly population statistics of the Istituto Nazionale di Statistica , as of December 31 of 2019.