Castiglione del Lago, city of Slow food, and one of the most beautiful towns in Italy.
Situated on a rocky outcrop, it dominates the Trasimeno Lake with its castle, the four corner towers and the impressive triangular fortress. From the harbor you can embark for mini cruises on the lake and to the islands.
The Natural Park of Lake Trasimeno, the largest of the six natural parks in Umbria, is of particular interest for its geomorphologic, botanical and animal species.
Do not miss a stop in the naturalistic oasis or a boat trip, worth visiting the small but picturesque towns around the shores of the lake such as Passignano, San Feliciano and enjoy a beautiful sunset in the small village of Monte del Lago.
Città della Pieve, (20mins from the property) birthplace of Perugino, offers us some of the most important works of the “divine painter”. Always in the footsteps of the Perugino, a few kilometers away we find the beautiful village of Panicale and Paciano; you can then make a stop in Fontignano, where the painter was buried, and then continue to Perugia; do not miss a visit to the Collegio del Cambio and the National Gallery of Umbria, for archeology enthusiasts also the city’s Archaeological Museum.
Chiusi, ancient Etruscan city, boasts one of the most important archaeological museums, underground tombs with frescoes of considerable interest, as well as the famous Labyrinth of Porsenna;
The archaeological tour can continue with a visit to nearby Cortona (necropolis of Sodo, Tanella Pythagoras, Tabula Cortonensis) in addition to visiting the beautiful hermitage of Celle, location also known for being the city of Santa Margherita.