Population: c. 7,500
Surface area: 189.7 km2
Metres above sea level: 44
This town takes its name from the Latin Castrum
Montis Alto (castle on the high hill, indicating
the last small hill before the sea and the
first south of the Tuscan border).
sheep and goat's cheese,
(obviously!) and tomatoes.
Quick guide to Montalto di Castro