Visit Umbria: tourism and highlights

Here you can find many of our favourite places throughout Umbria with full reviews on Italy This Way...

Amelia

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The fortified town of Amelia has many palazzos and monuments from the 16th-18th centuries [...]

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Assisi

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The birthplace of Saint Francis of Assisi is best known for its basilica dedicated to the saint [...]

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Bastia Umbra

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In Bastia Umbra old town you can see impressive churches and artworks, among other historic highlights [...]

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Bettona

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The historic centre of the village of Bettona still retains its fortified walls, in part Etruscan in origin [...]

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Bevagna

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The Piazza Silvestri in the heart of Bevagna is a lovely piazza surrounded by medieval buildings [...]

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Cascia

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Cascia has many important religious monuments including the famous Shrine of Saint Rita of Cascia [...]

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Castiglione del Lago

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Still retaining its 13th century defensive walls, Castiglione del Lago is on the shores of Lake Trasimeno [...]

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Citta Della Pieve

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The town of Citta della Pieve is best known for its many artworks by the renaissance artist Perugino [...]

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Citta di Castello

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The small historic centre of Citta di Castello contains an impressive number of historic palazzos and churches [...]

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Foligno

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The cathedral and cloisters, and the impressive art museum, are the highlights of a visit to Foligno [...]

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Gualdo Cattaneo

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The Borgia’s Fortress is the main attraction in Gualdo Tadino, which also has several interesting churches [...]

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Gualdo Tadino

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The fortress and castle museum are the principal attraction in the small town of Gualdo Tadino [...]

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Gubbio

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The numerous historic monuments in Gubbio span the period from the Ancient Romans to the Renaissance [...]

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Lisciano Niccone

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The village of Lisciano Niccone is visited for the castle ruins, part of the Archaeological Park of Cortona [...]

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Lugnano in Teverina

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The medieval village of Lugnano in Teverina has several interesting historic buildings including the Collegiate Church of Santa Maria Assunta [...]

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Magione

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The fortress is the principal monument in the ancient town of Magione [...]

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Montefalco

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The ancient village of Montefalco still retains its imposing fortified walls and interesting old town centre [...]

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Narni

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The older part of Narnia has retained a great deal of its medieval character, palazzos and alleyways [...]

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Nocera Umbra

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The cathedral, art museum, and streets around Piazza Caprera are the highlight of a visit to Nocera Umbra [...]

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Norcia

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Medieval Norcia retains an attractive centre with narrow streets and the Church of Saint Benedict among the sights [...]

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Orvieto

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Famous for its 13th century cathedral, Orvieto also has other interesting monuments to discover [...]

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Perugia

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The important art gallery and the many important historic buildings combine to make Perugia a highlight of your visit [...]

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Pietralunga

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The fortress and surrounding palazzos are the heart of your visit to Pietralunga [...]

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San Gemini

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The ancient part of San Gemini is very pleasant to explore and has several individual monuments of note [...]

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Sellano

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Despite several earthquakes across the centuries Sellano still retains an attractive village centre [...]

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Spello

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The attractive medieval village of Spello has an attractive ancient centre and also severl important artworks [...]

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Spoleto

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Numerous historic monuments from the Roman to Renaissance periods ensure Spoleto is a very popular destination [...]

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Terni

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The ancient centre of Terni and the natural environment of the Marmore waterfall combine to make a varied destination [...]

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Todi

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Beautiful medieval palazzos, a cathedral and the Etruscan Museum are among the highlights of a visit to Todi [...]

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Trevi

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The hillside position, views across the countryside and medieval heart of Trevi make it an unmissable destination [...]

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Umbertide

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Best known for its fortress, Umbertide also has several other notable ancient sites of interest [...]

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Valfabbrica

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After exploring quaint Valfabbrica be sure to also visit some of the small unspoiled villages nearby [...]

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Valtopina

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The region around Valtopina contains numerous ancient villages and churches typical of the region [...]

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