San Leucio

San Leucio is a frazione of the comune of Caserta, in the region of Campania in southern Italy. It is most notable for a resort developed around an old silk factory, named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997.

San Leucio
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Façade of the Palazzo Belvedere
LocationCaserta, Italy
Part of18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex
CriteriaCultural: i, ii, iii, iv
Reference549rev
Inscription1997 (21st Session)
Area87.37 ha (0.3373 sq mi)
Buffer zone110.76 ha (0.4276 sq mi)
Websitewww.sanleucionline.it
Coordinates41°06′N 14°20′E
Location of San Leucio in Italy

It is located 3.5 km northwest of Caserta, at 145 m above sea level.


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