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A beautiful day spent by the lake. Lunch at one of the restaurants along the lake shore. Worth a... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2015
Jerry R
Earlwood, Australia
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A beautiful relaxing lake

Lago Monticchio piccolo is a truly beautiful lake located in peaceful surroundings. The Abbey... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
Lionel L
Sliema, Malta
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Lago Monticchio piccolo is a truly beautiful lake located in peaceful surroundings. The Abbey overlooking the two lakes provides a stunning setting which complements the peaceful surroundings.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lionel L
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had a great Pizza dinner next to the lake. Can't remember the name of the restaurant butit was the only one directly on the lake

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marco G
Reviewed 23 June 2017

A trip to an extinct volcano (Vulture), two lakes, an Abbey set high on the rim overlooking the lakes.......what could be more idyllic? What could be a perfect day out is marred by a sort of Dantes Inferno of touristy bad taste, dilapidated buildings, overspilling...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Brian_StNeots
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Very peaceful, beautiful place! Amazing landscape, fresh air, beautiful lake like a paradise! Good for a picnic or a quite walk with dinner in a restaurant "Il ristorantino" situated close to lake!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Anna G
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Another perfect example of an Italian gem overlooked by tourists who can't seem to veer off the familiar tourist trail. A beautiful volcanic lake with a stately Abbey above. While some restaurants may detract a bit from the ambiance, most are welcome and nice to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Brichford
Reviewed 16 September 2015

The laghi di Monticchio are absolutely beautiful. If you ever make it to this area of Italy the lakes are definitely worth an excursion.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Teresa P
Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

A beautiful day spent by the lake. Lunch at one of the restaurants along the lake shore. Worth a visit if visiting Baslicata.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 12 October 2013 via mobile

The lake is quite pleasant at this time of year mainly because there's no one there! You can see that during the summer it must get very busy as there are closed bars around the lake. At this time of year though, it's quite nice...More

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