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19 May 2020Tour 2020 Umbria: May 19 -24

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Tour 2020 Umbria: May 19 -24
19/05/2020

Contact: Debbie Jones.


Umbria is a region of central Italy. It includes Lake Tramismeno andre Falls, and is crossed by the River Tiber. The regional capital is Perugia. Umbria is known for its landscapes, traditions, history, culinary delights, artistic legacy, and influence on culture.

The region is characterized by hills, mountains, valleys and historical towns such as the university centre of Perugia, Assisi, a World Heritage Site associated with St. Francis of Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and other Franciscan sites, works by Giotto and Cimabue, Terni, the hometown of St. Valentine, Norcia, the hometown of St. Benedict, Città de Castello, main center of the early Renaissance situated in the Tiber High Valley, Gubbio, the hometown of St. Ubaldo, Spoleto, Orvieto, Todi, hometown of the Franciscan mystic Jacapone da Todi, Castiglione del Lago, Narni, Amelia, and other small cities.