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Monte Porche

Monte Porche, 63088 Montemonaco, Province of Ascoli Piceno, Italy

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About Monte Porche

The upstream Porche is a mountain located in the Marche, in the province of Ascoli Piceno, in the municipality of Montemonaco, which is part of the group Sibillini.  The source of the Aso river originates from Monte Porche, which crosses the provinces of Ascoli Piceno and Fermo from west to east, towards the mountains and the sea, practically marking the border between them.

Attractions near Monte Porche

Palazzo Borghese0.59km from Monte Porche

Palazzo Borghese is a mountain in Marche, Italy. One of the risky trekking destination and also it is one of the picturesque locations and also it gives a wide view of this area which is flourished with vegetation.

Monte Argentella1.84km from Monte Porche

Mount Argentella is a mountain located on the border between Marche and Umbria, between the provinces of Ascoli Piceno and Perugia in the Sibillini National Park.  The summit of 2200 m asl rises along the main watershed constituted by the ridge that joins Monte Carrier and Monte Sibilla, and that divides the Piani di Castelluccio to the west from the Pilato valley to the east. Along this ridge also rise the Monte Palazzo Borghese and Monte Porche to the north, and the Cima del Redentore to the s

Monte Sibilla3.51km from Monte Porche

The Monte Sibilla is a mountain relief in the group Apennines of Sibillini. It takes its name from the Apennine Sibyl, the mythical inhabitant of the cave of the same name, which for centuries veils the height of an aura of legend and mystery. Administratively it is located in the municipality of Montemonaco and partly in that of Montefortino, respectively belonging to the provinces of Ascoli Piceno and Fermo, the whole territory is located in the Sibillini National Park. On the mountain, there

Passo Cattivo4.3km from Monte Porche

The Bad Pass is a pass located in the National Park of the Sibillini Mountains, in the Marche region, in the province of Macerata, at 1,869 m asl.  The pass connects the west and east sides of the main watershed ridge, connecting Frontignano and the western pastures of the Monte Bove massif with the upper Val Tenna and the Infernaccio. It is one of the lowest points, despite being at 1869 meters, of the magnificent Sibillini ridgeline.

Cima del Redentore5.63km from Monte Porche

The Cima del Redentore is one of the highest peaks of the Sibillini mountains, as well as the highest peak in Umbria, being exactly on the border between the regions of Umbria and Marche.  There are several paths to follow to reach the top of this peak. The first is the one that goes south from Foce di Montemonaco to Lake Pilato.  Once you reach the top of the Cima del Redentore, the panorama, as well as including the Umbrian and Marche hinterland, offers a complete view of the Pilato valley.

Lago di Pilato5.89km from Monte Porche

The Pilates Lake is a lake mountain deep sea, located in a glacial cirque, on Mount Carrier, in massive and in the Sibillini Mountains National Park at an altitude of 1,941 m above sea level, belongs to the municipality of Montemonaco, province of Ascoli Piceno, in the Marche. Known and often referred to as " the lake with glasses " due to the shape of its complementary and communicating reservoirs in the periods of the greater presence of water.

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Marche is a central region of Italy on the east coast composed of rolling hills and fertile plains at the base of the Apennine mountains. It is bordered by Umbria in the west, Emilia-Romagna to the north, and Abruzzo to the south.