The town Costacciaro
One of the most remarkable elements of the
city landscape, is the Rivellino, a mighty defensive tower, that goes
back to the XV century and planned by Francesco di Giorgio Martini and
wanted by the Duke of Urbino Federico II. Its particular feature
is in the form that remembers a bow of a ship.
Also the Torre della Roccaccia was
integral part of the city defensive system, once located on the surrounding
The Caves and the environment Carsick
Mount Cucco Museum offers the possibility to see and live the caves
without too many efforts. It has lots of videos, informative panels, documents,
testimonies and the plastic one of the Massiccio del Monte Cucco.
Besides are exposed numerous fossils and macrofossils recovered in the depths
of Monte Cucco, particularly in the Cave of the Bones, ample room
covered with deposits, where during the times have been recovered bony rests
belonged to rhinos, bears and ibexes that resided in the zone around 20.000
In an ancient convent of the historical
centre is located the Didactic Suburb for the Environmental education,
in which, through initiatives of search and documentation on the Carsick zones,
is protected and valorised the environmental and naturalistic patrimony of the Mount
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