Within reach of Aiello...

There are several places of major historical, cultural and landscape interest in the area around Aiello. Here are some of them:

  • Strassoldo with its historic village and the two late medieval castles of Sotto and Sopra (3 km)
  • Palmanova, a star-shaped fortress built by the Republic of Venice in the 16th century to defend against the Ottoman invasions (7 km)
  • Gradisca d'Isonzo a charming town and capital of an ancient princely county along the Isonzo river (8 km)
  • Aquileia, an archaeological city founded by the Romans in 181 BC and an important patriarchal seat rich in ancient history (15 km)
  • Cormòns and Collio a pleasant Habsburg-style town which lies in the enchanting hilly area known as Collio, full of vineyards and typical restaurants (23 km)
  • Grado, a charming tourist town rich in history with its patriarchal basilica, famous beaches on the Adriatic Sea and the lagoon with the sanctuary of Isola di Barbana (25 km)
  • Marano Lagunare, an old Venetian lagoon fishing port with typical fish restaurants (26 km)