|Abruzzo Province of L'Aquila Goriano Sicoli|
Province of L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy
Goriano Sicoli is located on a hill in the Subequana Valley, and has a fine historical centre of the Middle Ages.
Altitude: 720 m a.s.l -- Distance from L'Aquila: 56 km -- Population: ca. 700 inhabitants -- Zip code: 67030 -- Phone Area Code: 0864 -- How to reach it: - road: S.S.n° 261 Subequana
or A25 exit Pratola S.S.n° 5d
The village was built on the site of the ancient Roman town Statulae. In the 12th century it belonged to Rainaldo, Count of Celano, while the current name appears for the first time in the 14th century. Later it came under the dominion of the Piccolomini, and finally the Barberini.
Sights & Excursions
Events & Festivities
13 June: Feast of St. Antony
First half of August: Festival of the "ciambella gorianese" (Goriano doughnut)
Genealogy, News & Links
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