The territory of Parabita was already inhabited 80.000 years before Christ as shown by various objects found in the area that date back to the Neanderthals period.
Among the interesting buildings of Parabita the Sanctuary of the Madonna della Coltura should be seen. The church contains interesting frescoes and Byzantine style icon of the Mother and Child.
The castle of Parabita was built in the XIV century by the Angevin and later modified by the Castriota family. It was built on a quadrangular plan with a central part in Renaissance style.
Parabita tourist information
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