Castel Gandolfo

Castel Gandolfo (Italian pronunciation: [kasˈtɛl ɡanˈdɔlfo],[1] Laitin: Castrum Gandulphi, colloquially Castello in the Castelli Romani dialects) is a toun locatit 15 mile (24 kilometre) sootheast o Roum in the Lazio region o Italy. Occupeein a hicht on the Alban Hills owerleukin Loch Albano, Castel Gandolfo haes a population o approximately 8,834 residents an is considered ane o Italy's maist scenic touns.[2]

Castel Gandolfo
Città di Castel Gandolfo
Castel Gandolfo an Loch Albano.
Castel Gandolfo an Loch Albano.
Castel Gandolfo is locatit in Italy
Castel Gandolfo
Castel Gandolfo
Location o Castel Gandolfo in Italy
Coordinates: 41°44′48.29″N 12°39′2.11″E / 41.7467472°N 12.6505861°E / 41.7467472; 12.6505861
KintraItaly
RegionLazio
ProvinceRoum
FrazioniMole di Castel Gandolfo, Pavona
Govrenment
 • MayorMaurizio Colacchi (May 2002‒present)
Area
 • Total14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Elevation
426 m (1,398 ft)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total8,834
 • Density630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Castellani
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
00040
Dialin code06
Patron sauntSt. Sebastian (San Sebastiano)
Saunt dayJanuar 20
WebsiteOffeecial wabsteid

Twin touns/sister ceetiesEedit

Castel Gandolfo is twinned wi the follaein ceeties:

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NotesEedit

  1. Migliorini, Bruno (31 Januar 2008). "Castel Gandolfo". Dizionario d'ortografia e di pronunzia (DOP) (in Italian). Rai Eri. Retrieved 26 Februar 2010. Unknown parameter |coauthors= ignored (|author= suggested) (help)
  2. I borghi più belli d'Italia: Castel Gandolfo