In the heart of Italy you'll find charming Umbria. This beautiful region is the only landlocked region of Italy that does not border another country. While many tourists simply pass through Umbria on their travels between Venice and Rome, there's more than enough to see and do in Umbria to make a holiday here well worth one's while. Busting from its seams with sights to see, Umbria will keep architecture buffs and art fans entertained for months. Go ahead and extend the booking on your Umbria holiday rental a bit – you'll need the extra time to see evertything here!
Start in Assisi and visit the cathedral of St Francis, stop over in Orvieto to see the Duomo di Orvieto in the Italian Gothic style, and finish at the fort of Narni which has recently been restored to its former glory. Food and wine lovers will be happy to know that Umbria is one of Italy's premier wine regions, with vineyards sprawling across the countryside. Winery tours are popular – pick up a few bottles, put up your feet on the patio of your holiday villa and enjoy! Visitors to Umbria will find a wide range of Umbria accommodation available to them, from self catering holiday homes Umbria, Umbria holiday rentals, and luxury villas Umbria. Umbria villas are a perfect starting point for exciting trips to surrounding regions like Tuscany or Lazio with the incredible Italian capital Rome.
Umbria villas are a great place to relax on your eventful holidays in Italy. If you're looking to get out into nature during your Umbria holidays, there are a number of fun options available in the region worth leaving the cosy Umbria villas. Golfing is popular in Umbria, as is cycling, with a large number of designated cycling trails. Rent a horse and discover Umbria on horseback, or if you're feeling truly adventurous, you can try your hand at rafting or paragliding. Afterwards, visit one of Umbria's many health and wellbeing spas to unwind and find true relaxation. However you choose to spend your Umbria holiday in an Umbria holiday home or holiday villa Umbria, one thing is certain: the beauty of the region will make you want to come back to your holiday villa Umbria year after year.
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