Raito (village)

Raito is an Italian hamlet (frazione) of the municipality of Vietri sul Mare in the Province of Salerno, Campania. It is part of the Amalfi Coast and its population is 996.[1]

Raito
Raito seen from the sea. In the left corner, upon the hill, the village of Albori
Raito seen from the sea. In the left corner,
upon the hill, the village of Albori
Raito is located in Italy
Raito
Raito
Location of Raito in Italy
Coordinates: 40°40′4.92″N 14°42′58.2″E / 40.6680333°N 14.716167°E / 40.6680333; 14.716167Coordinates: 40°40′4.92″N 14°42′58.2″E / 40.6680333°N 14.716167°E / 40.6680333; 14.716167
Country Italy
Region Campania
ProvinceSalerno (SA)
ComuneVietri sul Mare
Elevation
294 m (965 ft)
Population
 (2001)[1]
 • Total996
Demonym(s)Raitesi
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
84019
Dialing code(+39) 089
Patron saintOur Lady of Graces
WebsiteOfficial website

GeographyEdit

Raito is located on a hillside under the Lattari Mountains and upon the Tyrrhenian Coast and the Amalfi Drive. It is located on a road linking Albori [it] (1,1 km in the east) to Vietri sul Mare (2 km in the east), and is 6 km far from Cetara, 7 from Cava de' Tirreni, 7,5 from Salerno and 21 from Amalfi. Its inhabited area counts some scattered houses upon the coast and is close to the beach of Marina d'Albori.

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  Media related to Raito at Wikimedia Commons