Montefalco holiday rentals
This town in Umbria in Italy, long overshadowed by the other famous wine regions such as Tuscany, but is now ready to be rediscovered. The nearest big city is Perugia, the capital of the Umbria region. If you see yourself as a wine connoisseur, or just appreciate rich and natural Italian countryside, then booking a holiday villa in Montefalco is a great destination for you. This town has been described as the "the balcony of Umbria" because of its high up position and views over the countryside.
Appreciate the magnificent artwork in Montefalco
Montefalco is full of historic significance and architecture for you to enjoy when you book a holiday apartment or villa. Montefalco today boasts several diverse churches, some in the Romanesque, some in the Gothic and some in the Renaissance style. The Complesso Museale di San Francesco contains some of Italy’s most remarkable pieces of art. This town also has a tradition of woven linen and linen-cotton, still kept alive today. This town is above all most famous for its wines. Every year around Easter, the town hosts a festival called Settimana Enologica, and visitors can enjoy the best local wines produced in the area including the red table wine, Montefalco Rosso. So, you can sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery whilst sipping the local wine if you choose to stay in Montefalco.
Book a holiday home Montefalco - in the heart of the countryside
The town is small enough to travel around by foot and has many excellent wine shops. Start at the Porta Sant'Agostino, a grand gate in the town, and make your way up the hill to the main square at the top known as the Piazza del Comune. From here you can experience stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The town of itself is shaped like a starfish! This 12th-century town was entered through five gates, each one associated with a parish church, each one with its own lane that leads up to a five -sided piazza at the town's highest point.