Italy - Umbria & Le Marche (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Umbria & Le Marche chapter from Lonely Planet’s Italy guidebook.

This phenomenally beautiful yet unsung region is Italy in microcosm: olive groves, vineyards, sun-ripened wheat fields stippled with wildflowers and hills plumed with cypress trees rolling gently west to the snow-dusted Apennines and east to the glittering Adriatic.

  • make the spiritual pilgrimage in the footsteps of a peace-seeking saint to Assisi’s fres-co-peppered Unesco World Heritage cathedrals such as the Basilica di San Francesco
  • maps
  • swim, chill and eat just-caught shellfish by the Adriatic at some of Central Italy’s most gor-geous and wild beaches in the Parco del Conero
  • transport
  • savour towering views on a rickety ride up Monte Ingino aboard Gubbio’s soaring bird-cage-like cableway, the Funivia Colle Eletto
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Umbria, Perugia, Torgiano, Lago Trasimeno, Todi, As-sisi, Spello, Gubbio, Spoleto, Norcia & the Valnerina, Orvieto, Le Marche, Ancona, Parco del Conero, Urbino, Pesaro, Macerata, Ascoli Piceno, Sarnano.

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