Here, at 579 meters, it opens a breathtaking view overlooking on a real Little Canyon, the gorge of the river Bussentino, geological site of international interest and importance. Then following the route “The country shows,” agrees to stop in Truzzo area, not far away, to observe the lookout tower Built-in, in medieval times, in the city in defense of the borough.
This outpost had a highly strategic function within a highly evolved system of control of traffic along the axes river the downstream of the limestone headland on which stands Tortorella. It was in fact in line with a turret , where now stands the bell tower of the church of San Vinto, connected in turn with the bulwark of Casteddaro, down his throat , called “Scontratore”, the waters of the Bussentino and Gerdanasio. All this was a defensive mechanism unique to the area, which is now possible to relive through the Path of the Fortresses.