Province of Crotone

 

The province of Crotone (Italian: provincia di Crotone) is a province in the Calabria region of southern Italy. It was formed in 1992 out of a section of the province of Catanzaro. The provincial capital is the city of Crotone. It borders the provinces of Cosenza, Catanzaro, and also the Ionian Sea. It contains the mountain Pizzuta, the National Park of the Sila, Montagnella Park, and the Giglietto Valley.[1] Crotone was founded in 710 BCE. It participated in the Second Punic War against the Roman Republic.

The province contains 27 comuni (singular: comune), listed at comuni of the Province of Crotone.

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