Discovering Umbria Region

Umbria is an important Region close to the Regions of Tuscany and Marche. The Region is rich in historic towns perched on the hills as well as major cities such as Spoleto, Gubbio, Assisi and many others.


Medieval atmosphere The borough of Gradara is located in the Marche region in the provinces of Pesaro and Urbino with a population of about five thousand inhabitants. The first impression you have when you get to the village, is that the whole country is suspended on its Roman Malatesta castle made ​​with original stones and


Roman influences Spoleto is located in the province of Perugia at the southern end of the Umbrian Valley or Valley of Spoleto (extended in ancient alluvial plain occupied by lakes Clitorius and Umber), developed on the low hilly promontory of the Hill St. Elias. With its influences from the Roman era, Spoleto is an elegant


The gray city Gubbio is ancient town in Umbria, is a medieval village nestling at the foot of Mount Ingino in the province of Perugia. It is bordered to the east by the Apennine Mountains in the Marche region and to the west by the Tiber valley, a stunning area full of natural beauty and


The birthplace of St. Francis Assisi is located in the Province of Perugia also known as the city of St. Francis of Assisi and St. Clare, an Italian religious and collaborator of St. Francis as well as the founder of the Poor Clares, besides being one of the most visited place in Umbria and favorite


A medieval village between mountains and hills Spello is a medieval borough perched on a spur of Mount Subasio, about thirty kilometers from Perugia and five kilometers from the nearby town of Foligno. The territory stretches out from mountains, hills and plains rich in fertile soil suitable for cultivation of cereals, vines and olive trees

fonti clitunno

Rare plant species Fonti Clitunno is a nature park located in Campello sul Clitunno, between the towns of Spoleto and Foligno, where in ancient times there were chapels, villas and spas. The natural clear waters sources gush from fissures of the rock through the veins of water that feed the river Clitunno. The lake is

marmore falls

Calcium salts on the rocks similar to marble Marmore Falls are located a few kilometers from Terni, a compulsory stop for those who decide to visit Umbria. The waterfall is flow controlled as well as being among the highest and most important in Europe which name derived from calcium salts present on the rocks that


Ancient building complex Corciano is a medieval village situated on a hill about twelve kilometers from Perugia. The original Castrum was built in medieval times and is surrounded by a wall complex built between the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. However, the period of the Renaissance was very significant for the city that adorned itself by


Fine wines Trasimeno gathers various types of wine produced in the homonymous district wine tourism in the Province of Perugia. The wine route of Colli Trasimeno was known since ancient times by the Etruscans, Romans, Byzantines, Carthaginians, and by the Umbrians fishermen of Lake St. Francis, the Pilgrims of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance