The most ancient settlement of the municipality is located on a sunny mountain slope.
Image gallery: Montevila
The village of Montevila has got some 50 inhabitants and is located at the entrance of the homonymous valley, in sunny location. By the way, the valley of Montevila stretches into the Vedrette di Ries-Aurina nature park, ideal for walking tours.
The most ancient settlement of the municipality is steeped in history and was first mentioned as “locus welinberc. Also the little church of Montevila dates back to the same period, its murals have stood the test of time.
What you also don’t have to miss is a walk to the Gönneralm Alpine pasture. Starting point for this tour is the parking space underneath the Höllerhof farm in Vila di Sopra. This walk takes about 1.5 hours for the ascent only.
By the way: in Montevila, there is also an interesting herb farm.