What Airport Is Closest To Aviano Italy
The village of Aviano is located 9 miles north of the city of Pordenone and it is the provincial capital of Pordenone province. The region in which Aviano and Pordenone are located is called Friuli Venezia Giulia.
Aviano has been inhabited since the 900s but there is evidence to show that humans were present here even before the Roman came to this place in 186 BC. Many historians agree that Aviano developed with a commercial center located where the present day Aviano is situated and, a cultural and defense center in the castle area (Castello d’Aviano).
Until the 1420, Aviano belonged to the Proto-Christian Catholic Church of Aquileia, a small Roman town located on the Adriatic Sea. There after it became part of the Venetian Republic. Aviano became part of Italy only in 1866.
The village of Aviano is no stranger to Americans. There is an American base which was established there after the end of World War II and it is called Aviano Air Base. HQ United States Air Force in Europe has moved its Italian operations from Udine to Aviano. This airbase is located in the northeastern part of Italy, at the base of the Italian Alps. However, the village of Aviano is 9 miles south of the airbase.
Aviano is visited by many tourists for its beautiful scenery and its proximity to the Italian Alps. Some of the airports closest to Aviano are as follows:
- Belluno is 39 kilometers away
- Treviso is 53 kilometers away
- Jesolo is 59 kilometers away
- Venice (Marco Polo Airport) is 62 kilometers away
Many tourists prefer to come to Aviano through Venice using the Marco Polo airport.
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