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Wednesday 22 November 2017
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ITINERARIES

Itineraries in Umbria

With its modern cities, ancient towns, small Medieval hamlets, green countryside and bewitching footpaths through the wild, the contrasts of Umbria guarantee a world of surprises to visitors.


Cofanetti Regalo e Idee per viaggiare

ITINERARIES

Contemporary art in Umbria

Visitors to Umbria interested in contemporary art should begin their itinerary in Città di Castello, home to the collection of the great Alberto Burri. Composed of works donated by the artist to the Palazzo Albizzini Foundation, the collection is currently housed at two different locations, Palazzo Albizzini – in Via Albizzini 1 – and at

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The female saints of Umbria

Umbria is a region that has provided the Church with many female saints and the itinerary to visit the places sacred to them spans the entire region, from north to south. Starting in the Upper Tiber Valley, Città di Castello is known for St Veronica Giuliani, whose devotion to Christ was rewarded with the stigmata, and Beata Margherita, who

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Benedictine monasteries

The Benedictine abbey of Assisi is just six kilometres from town, immersed in the lush vegetation at the feet of Mount Subasio. It was the very Order of St Benedict that donated the Porziuncola in Santa Maria degli Angeli to St Francis and his brothers, who adopted it as their order’s first house.

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Ancient castles and fortresses

Just a year after being elected Pope in Avignon, in 1353 Innocent VI sent the energetic Spanish Cardinal Egidio Albornoz into Italy with the task of restoring order to the Church dominions there. Albornoz cleverly resorted to military architecture also as a means providing the local population with a lasting reminder of papal power, and the fortresses he had erected in Umbria, the Marche and in

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Guided tours and itineraries in Umbria

Umbria’s licensed tourist guides are all members of the G.A.I.A. (Guide, Accompagnatori, Interpreti Turistici Associati) tourist guides and interpreters association. Many speak several languages fluently and are both highly experienced and qualified, frequently specialised in certain fields such as history, art history, archaeology,

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  THEMATIC HOLIDAYS go 
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• Ancient documents and illuminated manuscripts
• Renaissance Umbria
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• Golf & Art in Umbria
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  WINE AND FOOD go 
• Market fairs and typical produce festivals in Umbria
• Typical Umbrian dishes
• Umbrian cuisine
• Typical Umbrian produce, where to buy and where to taste
• Typical Umbrian food
• Wine Tours in Umbria
• Umbrian Wines and Regional Wine Trails
• Enoteche, vinerie and wine bars in Umbria
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  ITINERARIES go 
• Cofanetti Regalo e Idee per viaggiare
• Contemporary art in Umbria
• The female saints of Umbria
• Benedictine monasteries
• Ancient castles and fortresses
• Guided tours and itineraries in Umbria
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  PARKS AND NATURE RESERVES go 
• Parco di Colfiorito
• Lake Trasimene
• Parco Fluviale del Tevere
• Parco Regionale del Lago Trasimeno
• Parco Regionale del Monte Subasio
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  WHAT TO SEE & DO go 
• UmbriaOnLine iPhone Application
• Cooking courses in Umbria
• The Nahar adventure park, enclosed within one of Italy 's largest alpaca farming areas, offers tourists the chance to spend a day experimenting new sports and generally having a good deal of fun in an unparalleled natural setting!
• PIERMATTEO D’AMELIA and the Renaissance in Southern Umbria
• FRANTOI APERTI Following the DOP Umbria quality olive oil trail
• Wedding in Umbria
• MAP of UMBRIA to travel in Umbria
• Tourist guides of Umbria
• Quality produce - sustainable success stories
• Oil mills and producers across the region Umbria
• Academies, Schools in Umbria and Italy
• Exhibition Perugino, divine painter
• Itineraries & Packages
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  BEAUTY & WELLNESS go 
• Beauty Farms in Umbria
• Wellness in Umbria: opportunities for tourists
• Spiritual Retreats in Umbria
• Dermocosmetici Oro of Spello for protecting your skin
• Wellness in Umbria
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  SPORT go 
• Rafting
• Paragliding and Hang-Gliding
• Horse Riding in Umbria
• Golf in Umbria
• Umbria by Bike
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  WEDDING go 
• Getting married in Umbria
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  MICE (MEETING INCENTIVES CONFERENCES EVENTS) go 
• SM.MA. rental of equipment, marquees and gazebos for catering and banqueting
• Company meetings in Umbria
• Venues and Entertainers for Events in Umbria
• San Gemini - Centro Congressi
• Park Hotel ai Cappuccini in Gubbio
• Events and Cerimonies in Umbria – Deals and Offers
• Conferences and Conventions – the Advantages of Choosing Umbria
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  HANDICRAFT go 
• Textiles and Lace-Making in Umbria
• Deruta Ceramics
• Cabinetmaking in Città di Castello
• Woodcarving in Umbria
• Ceramics in Umbria Art and Tradition
• The Ceramics of Deruta
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