Demonte

Province of Cuneo, Piedmont, Italy

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About Demonte

Demonte is a comune (municipality) in the province of Cuneo in the Italian region of Piedmont, located about 90 kilometers (56 miles) south-west of Turin and about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south-west of Cuneo, in the Stura Valley of Demonte.

Demonte borders the following municipalities: Aisone, Castelmagno, Marmora, Moiola, Monterosso Grana, Pradleves, Sambuco, Valdieri, Valloriate and Vinadio.

The surname Demonte means "On the mountain".

The Italian 15th century fresco artist Giovanni Baleison was born in Demonte.

See also

Colle Fauniera

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