Umbria Map and Travel Essentials
Find essential travel facts, maps, and information for visiting Umbria - Italy's Green Heart
Umbria - Map Showing Umbria's Best Cities to Visit
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Umbria: Travel Resources
Umbria Travel Resources - Information on Umbria, Umbrian cities to visit, Umbria events and festivals, and lodging in Umbria.
Umbria Top Cities
Orvieto - An Etruscan city, the one with the glittering Duomo in the center of town, and famous for the white wine that bears its name. An easy visit from Rome, see How to Get from Rome to Orvieto. Also see Pictures of Orvieto.
Spoleto - famous for its summer music festival, Festival dei Due Mondi, with interesting Roman, medieval, and modern sights.
Todi - yet another picturesque medieval hill town in Umbria, surrounded by medieval, Roman and Etruscan walls. Although it's a hill town, its center at the top of the hill is flat, so the walkin' is easy. See: Todi Pictures.
Find out more in Italy Travel's Where to Go in Umbria, Italy.
Umbria for the Quiet
There's a lot of quiet in Umbria; Umbria is far less densely populated than adjoining Tuscany. If you're looking for a romantic retreat in the Umbria countryside, an interesting option is to stay at a restored Monastic outpost in Umbria called La Preghiera. You can plan to get married there, too, if that appeals to you.
Other Italian Maps
Italy Map Directory - Find maps of other regions of Italy, including a map of Umbria.
Recommended Guidebook: Touring Club of Italy Umbria (compare prices) A guidebook from the source, the Touring Club of Italy. Features 10 walking and driving tours of Umbria with maps, covering the tourist high points and museums of Perugia, Todi, Foligno, and Montefalco, modern art galleries in Citta di Castello, and specialized museums in Torgiano and Deruta. Also covers the famous wines and wine regions around Orvieta, Torgiano, and Montefalco.