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Tenaciously clung to the coast along the Nera River which stretches for 70 square kilometers, the area of Ferentillo still retains the charming atmosphere of a medieval village. The residential complexes located on terraces, spurs and offshoots were well protected by natural defenses and a complex system of towers(rocche)which run along all of territory.  All those circumstances, give to Ferentillo a the strategic importance, further underlined by the presence of the Abbey of San Pietro in Valle.