When you start your art and culture holidays in in Molise, you will not be disappointed exploring this part of unspoiled central Italy.
Discover the rich history of culture, art and age-old traditions. The Molise region of central Italy boasts countless castles, amazing Roman ruins, magnificent Romanesque churches, bustling fairs and religious festivals. Molise is a small, enchanting region in central Italy that lies between the Apennine ridge and the Adriatic Sea.
Campobasso is the capital of the region, which comprises Campobasso and Isernia. The impressive Castello Monforte and the Provincial Samnite Museum are among the many architectural and archaeological treasures that await the explorer. Campobasso is also an excellent base for visiting the Roman ruins at Saepinum, which is perhaps Italy's best example of a Roman town.
Also worth exploring in the province of Campobasso, is the walled town of Termoli, with its stunning Swabian Castle and the Romanesque Cathedral. Towards the evening, watch the passeggiata, which is a town parade where flirting and posing is a must. Art and culture holidays in Molise are even more fun and exciting, when visiting one of the many events and fairs such as the Lamb Festival in Capracotta, the White Truffle Fair in San Pietro Avellana and International Bagpipe Festival in Scapoli.