The Celts and the Cosmic Mountain

Before Christ, Before Romans, a legendary population, probably during their travels, decided to stop and build up something extraordinary…
On the top of the mountain, dominating all the territories around, two magnificent temples built by Umbrian or Celts people. For centuries Pilgrims from all the lands went here to pray and to be present at the magic ritual moment …the Summer Solstice.
Is this an Italian Stonehenge? Where did come from the cyclopean masonry? Various and suggestive hypotheses around it, all to discover with us

Temples in Torre Maggiore Mountain the highest pick of Martani Mountains' Chain. A terrific 360° view

 

Spending time in the mountain is like being in contact with the unspoilt nature and the history.

Pic-Nic area and playground are avalaible for everyone who wants to enjoy the sun, the fresh air and find relax completely immersed in the vivid green and the blu sky

For everybody loves trekking there are many and differents natural footpaths. Mount Eolo is at the same time the last part of Martani's Mountain and the beginning of Valserra Valley where you can discover many small medieval villages

 

 

S.Erasmus Church

On the top of Mount Eolo a Romanic church built around the XIIth century A.D. Its location is probably where was a mytologic village called "Clusiulum"quoted by Plinio the Eldest. The upland has a curios shape because it seems to follow the Gemini constellation. It is still possible to look at the originary cyclopean masonry at the bottom of the upland