Top 20 Most Captivating Villages in Italy

Twenty newly crowned Italian villages -- one for each region -- will take your breath away.

Orta San Giulio, a picturesque island village, can be found in the Province of Novara. Photo credit: iStock

This article was published by news staff at The Local. 

Hoping to visit some of the lesser-explored corners of Italy, swapping the crowded city piazzas for idyllic scenery in tiny villages? The newly crowned 20 most beautiful Italian villages — that’s one for each region — are a great place to start.

For the Top 20, visit The Local. 


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