Monte Titano

mountain

Monte Titano ("Mount Titan")[2] is a mountain of the Apennines and the highest peak in San Marino. It is 739 m (2,425 ft) high[3] and is to the east side of the capital, San Marino. It became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2008 under the combined title "San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano".

Mount Titano
Monte Titano.jpg
Monte Titano and three fortresses on top of it can be seen from many kilometers away.
Highest point
Elevation739 m (2,425 ft) [1]
Prominence189 m (620 ft) [1]
Isolation5.82 kilometres (3.62 mi)
ListingCountry high point
Coordinates43°55′42″N 12°27′08″E / 43.92833°N 12.45222°E / 43.92833; 12.45222Coordinates: 43°55′42″N 12°27′08″E / 43.92833°N 12.45222°E / 43.92833; 12.45222
Geography
Mount Titano is located in San Marino
Mount Titano
Mount Titano
Location in San Marino
LocationSan Marino
Parent rangeApennines
Official nameSan Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano
TypeCultural
Criteriaiii
Designated2008 (32nd session)
Reference no.1245
State PartySan Marino
RegionEurope and North America

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Mount Titano" on Peakbagger.com Retrieved 30 September 2011
  2. Spink & Son (1898). The Numismatic circular (in Italian). 6–7. p. 531.
  3. Official Italian 1:25,000 mapping; other sources give slightly higher figures.