Umbria: the best places to enjoy summer

Numerous cool freshwater springs, shaded woodlands, many paths to travel by bike, on foot or on horseback, lively historic centers: when you think about your summer vacation, Umbria is your destination!

Whether your ideal is an active vacation or a relaxing stay, discovering ancient villages or complete immersion in nature, the Green Heart of Italy is the answer to your travel plans.

When you think of summer holidays, you imagine time with your partner, family or friends. Surely, you think of getting far away from your daily routine: a place to regenerate yourself and be surprised by new destinations, being carried away by an atmosphere of lightness and pleasure.

In Umbria, you will be enchanted by the historical and architectural beauties of Perugia, Orvieto, Spoleto and Assisi. You will find your balance and restore your energy going along the routes of spirituality, in the footsteps of Saint Francis, or getting lost in the alleys of the characteristic villages such as Bevagna, Montegabbione and Spello.

You will be fascinated by the many places that have inspired the magic of cinema or be guided by the flavors and aromas of the food and wine excellences that make the Umbrian cuisine so prized, starting from the routes of the Olio dop Umbria and those of the Vini del Cantico

Whether immersed in the nature of the Amelia countryside or along the various cycle paths between Assisi, Bevagna and Spoleto, you can try rafting on the river or choose among the many itineraries dedicated to trekking, mountain biking or horseback riding

Moreover, the summer in Umbria means a lot of national and international events. From Umbria Jazz in Perugia to the Festival of Two Worlds in Spoleto, from the Infiorate of Spello and the Festival of Nations in Città di Castello, concerts, shows, prestigious exhibitions and many other events enliven the squares and streets of the historic centers. Choose the experiences that suit you best and come live them in the Green Heart of Italy!