Alberobello

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Alberobello
Comune
Comune di Alberobello
Three trulli.
Three trulli.
Coat of arms of Alberobello
Coat of arms
Alberobello is located in Italy
Alberobello
Alberobello
Location of Alberobello in Italy
Coordinates: 40°47′N 17°14′E / 40.783°N 17.233°E / 40.783; 17.233
CountryItaly
RegionPuglia
ProvinceBari (BA)
FrazioniCoreggia, Pantanelli, San Leonardo
Government
 • MayorMichele Maria Longo [1]
Area
 • Total40 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation416 m (1,365 ft)
Population (31 December 2007)
 • Total11,040
 • Density280/km2 (710/sq mi)
DemonymAlberobellesi - Selvesi
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code70011
Dialing code080
Patron saintSaints Cosmas and Damian
Saint day27 September
WebsiteOfficial website
 
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Alberobello
Comune
Comune di Alberobello
Three trulli.
Three trulli.
Coat of arms of Alberobello
Coat of arms
Alberobello is located in Italy
Alberobello
Alberobello
Location of Alberobello in Italy
Coordinates: 40°47′N 17°14′E / 40.783°N 17.233°E / 40.783; 17.233
CountryItaly
RegionPuglia
ProvinceBari (BA)
FrazioniCoreggia, Pantanelli, San Leonardo
Government
 • MayorMichele Maria Longo [1]
Area
 • Total40 km2 (20 sq mi)
Elevation416 m (1,365 ft)
Population (31 December 2007)
 • Total11,040
 • Density280/km2 (710/sq mi)
DemonymAlberobellesi - Selvesi
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code70011
Dialing code080
Patron saintSaints Cosmas and Damian
Saint day27 September
WebsiteOfficial website
UNESCO World Heritage Site
The Trulli of Alberobello
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Puglia Alberobello tango7174.jpg
TypeCultural
Criteriaiii, iv, v
Reference787
UNESCO regionEurope and North America
Inscription history
Inscription1996 (20th Session)

Alberobello is a small town and comune in the province of Bari, in Puglia, Italy. It has about 11,000 inhabitants and is famous for its unique trulli constructions. The Trulli of Alberobello are part of the UNESCO World Heritage sites list since 1996.

The roofs of Alberobello's trulli

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

Alberobello is twinned with:

External links[edit]

Media related to Alberobello at Wikimedia Commons

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