Spring Holidays in Umbria

The Umbrian countryside reaches its peak of colours during Spring, surrounded by garlands of flowers as well as green valleys with a mild climate. By strolling around you will discover rolling hills and woods with a great variety of paths and views.
Surrounded by Poppies, Peonies immersed in the silence of the footpaths you may rediscover Umbria and its villages as Montefalco, Bevagna, Spello, Todi, Orvieto and many more......all rich of Historical Heritage.
Days get longer, the sun gets stronger as the hills and fields change colour. The medieval villages begin to live again with various attractions, from concerts to fairs, from outdoors events to exhibitions along with food events.

Many Things to Do

With its hills and untouched parks, the richness of waters and several open-air activities to choose from, Umbria is the ideal destination for your spring holidays

    A Calendar rich with events in the squares of the historical villages in Umbria will allow you to discover the green heart of Italy!
    Corsa dei Ceri in Gubbio | mid May
    It takes place every year on May 15th, anticipating the celebration of Sant'Ubaldo. I Ceri are three tall and heavy wooden artifacts which carry the statue of Sant'Ubaldo (protector of the builders), of San Giorgio (protector of the merchants) and od Sant'Antonio Abate (protector of the donkey breeders and the farmers). They are carried over the shoulders running through the village until they reach the Basilica of Sant'Ubaldo on the peak of Mount Ingino by the Ceraioli.
    Holy Week | April may
    Special events and gatherings are held throughout Umbria during Easter, with many participants. Assisi hosts many celebrations in the month of May, from the first Thursday to the Saturday following the 1st of May, a medieval feast with musicians and singers of love songs through the village to celebrate the youth of San Francesco.
    Flower Festival of Corpus Domini in Spello
    In the village of Spello is the tradition to cover the roads with flowers the day of Corpus Domini. It is a unique event in Spello renowned worldwide. The locals work for months to render this event as spectacular as possible which only lasts a few hours. The beautiful setting commences at the crack of dawn on Sunday and it dissolves once the religious procession is over.

    Vallys of rolling hills, uncontaminated parks and waters springs are the ideal setting for any outdoor activity. Umbria is ideal for couples, friends and family retreats. A few suggestions? The Trasimeno Lake, Medieval Villages, Water Sports, Marmore waterfalls as well as many waters springs in the region. Piediluco Lake is perfect for sailing, canoeing and water skiing also bicycle riding , mountain Bike and trekking in e variety of locations.
    The immense variety of the surrounding allows for many options when it comes to Urban Trekking, from towns to Villages to very isolated locations. In Perugia you may discover the Five Historical Boroughs; Porta Sole, Porta Sany'Angelo, Porta Santa Susanna, Porta Eburnea e Porta San Pietro.
    In Umbria you will find a large part of the National Park of Monti Sibillini as well as seven Regional Parks; Parco Fluviale del Tevere, Parco di Monte Peglia & Selva di Meana, Parco del Lago Trasimeno and Parco Fluviale di Nera.
    Each park holds its own history, unique setting and resources, nature and wild life, an area once fundamental for communication.