Potenza (Italian: [poˈtɛntsa] , Neapolitan: Putènza, Potentino dialect: Putenz) is a city and comune in the Southern Italian region of Basilicata (former Lucania). It is the capital of the province of Potenza and the Basilicata region. The city is the highest regional capital and one of the highest provincial capitals in Italy, overlooking the valley of the Basento river in the Apennine Mountains of Lucania, east of Salerno. Its territory is bounded by the comuni of Anzi, Avigliano, Brindisi Montagna, Picerno, Pietragalla, Pignola, Ruoti, Tito, and Vaglio Basilicata. Wikipedia
Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Potenza, Italy. Explore Potenza travel guide before you plan your trip here. A gripping city on its own right, Naples also deserves a visit. Take a short trip from Potenza and set some time aside to explore the Naples. Dotted with places like Piazza Del Plebiscito, Spaccanapoli, Royal Palace Or Palazzo Reale; it will definitely be a good idea. Also, to reach Potenza, you'll have to take a flight to Naples; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Potenza.
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