Mystical Umbria comprises of rolling hills, fairytale landscapes dotted with beautiful castles, and picturesque hilltop towns. Gastronomically, it offers an exceptional selection of great eats! Foodies will have a great choice here of the famous tartufo(truffle), fine cured meats from Norcia and full-bodied wines being local specialities. While less well-known on the international travel scene than Tuscany, Umbria is a region of rich treasures waiting to be discovered. Soprano’s Umbria villas provide the perfect base to explore this stunning area.
The towns of Orvieto and Todi are straight out of a storybook, perched far above the greenery of the valleys below. They command breathtaking views across the Umbrian countryside. Perugia is the capital of the region and worthy of this title. The irresistibly lovely historical centre will charm you with cobbled streets, arched staircases and tiny piazzas. The city also has plenty to offer the modern traveller. It offers buzzing cafes and lively jazz clubs that fill the town squares with music in the evenings.
For those looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, the tranquil town of Assisi is another must-see. This is the birthplace of the famous St Francis. As well as boasting so many lovely city sights, Umbria is also a great golfing destination. The acres of beautiful countryside lend themselves perfectly to the sport. Hiking enthusiasts will relish the opportunity to explore the many nature trails that wind their way across this greenest of regions.
From luxury villas to peaceful farmhouses and converted convents, SopranoVillas specializes in finding the most unique accommodation in Umbria. Choose yourUmbria villa rental from a variety of different locations. For example, the countryside of Orvieto and Todi, or the region of Gubbio, Cortona and Lake Trasimeno. Simultaneously surrounded by nature and located near to the main points of interest in the region, our properties will let you enjoy the best Umbria has to offer!