Why Umbria

Why Umbria

Centre of Italy.

Perfectly positioned in the centre of Italy, Umbria is a charming Italian region and an authentic land of culture, cuisine and nature. Umbria is called the “Green Heart of Italy” and enjoys a perfect combination of microclimates and fertile soils, which provide superior flavours in fresh produce, meats, olive oil, and wine. Umbria also has a beating spiritual heart as the beloved homeland of St. Francis as well as the many ancient monasteries, basilicas, and the great outdoor cathedral of the Sacred Woods.


Connecting main Italian cities (Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Milan, and Naples) by trains, domestic and international flights, A1 highway, and the Flaminia motorway:

Wondering Art & Architecture

Umbria enriches visitors with fascinating ancient architectures, well-preserved towns, medieval cathedrals and squares, renaissance buildings and masterpieces of Italian art. Fine museums in Perugia, Assisi, Spoleto, Gubbio, Orvieto, Todi and medieval circuits in Spello, Bevagna, Trevi, Montefalco, Corciano, Deruta.

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Savouring and cooking

Umbria is the experience in excellence for wine lovers and those passionate about cooking; the home of culinary treasures it can offer an unbelievable variety of genuine land- products thanks to a perfect combinations of microclimates and fertile soils. Vineyards, olive groves, truffle, lentils and saffron farmlands, cheese, cured meat, pasta and traditional bakery recipes will accompany your tour and your cooking class every day.


Umbria inspired poets and artists for centuries and it still captivates travellers in its heart-breaking landscapes, prosperous nature and flourishing environment. A unique experience immersed into Mother Nature where the senses live an inimitable lifetime trip. Be ready with your camera.


Hiking – Outdoor lifestyle

Umbria is the precious land of mountains, hills, rivers, waterfalls and lakes; a territory marked by numerous mountain paths and comfortable green ways. A great experience for expert hikers and a wonderland for walkers or bikers.  


Umbria seduces with high quality Italian Labels and luxurious Italian style. Shop for high-quality trademarks in Italian leathers, the best cashmeres, unique best jewellery creations, highly valued ceramics, linens, and antiques.

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Spiritual Experiencing

Exploring and breathing the mysticism of Umbria are some unforgettable parts of your journey; you will learn to observe and thus embark on a journey into an awakening soul and healing experience in our sacred woods while feeling at peace and in harmony. Welcome to Mother Umbria, the beloved homeland of St. Francis of Assisi.

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