5th May, 2015 / Sorroundings

It was named after the old tradition of many deers grazing and gathering in this area around the ancient temple dedicated to Diana.

In the Middle Age, the settlement was transformed into a sturdily fortified village, pivotal point of Signoria dei Malatesta to monitor the boundaries of the lands of the rival Montefeltros.

Visit Mondaino and take part to one of the best historical events of Emilia Romagna: Palio del Daino (The Palio of the Deer)

Or visit Mulino della Porta di Sotto where the famous Formaggio di Fossa (Fossa Cheese) of Mondaino is produced.