Riolunato(Ardondlà, in dialect) is a town of 734 inhabitants, has an area of 4517 hectares and extends in the deepest part of the Modenese Apennines from 2516 meters of Monte Cimone to 620 meters. of the Scoltenna stream.
Riolunato comprises 8 hamlets: Castellino, Castello di Riolunato, Cento Croci, Frassineto, Roncombrellaro, Serpiano nel Frignano, Groppo, Le Polle.
The center of Riolunato is still largely medieval and Renaissance: the ancient houses of notable families with the noble coat of arms, the characteristic Piazza del Trebbo, overlooked by Casa Ferrari, Casa Vellani, Casa Gestri, once the municipal seat.
San Giacomo is the patron saint of the town, whose church is located in the main square, Piazza Don Antonio Battilani.
Riolunato is twinned with theIsole Fær Islands.
Visit the institutional website of the municipality of Riolunato:
from Northern Italy, take the Modena Sud exit of the Autostrada del Sole, continuing towards Vignola up to Fanano-Sestola; from Florence, A11 Pistoia tollbooth, continue towards Porretta terme; from Bologna, SS Bazzanese, towards Vignola, continuing along the Fondovalle Panaro.
ON THE TRAIN
Modena Station 70 Km. Continue with the ATCM bus
Bologna Airport 80 Km. - Florence Airport 100 Km.