Mountains and medieval villages of Umbria

Umbria is called the green heart of Italy . It is one of the smallest regond of Italy, but it’s territory is rich of mountains and amazing landscapes. Umbria is famous for Monti Sibillini national park and the highest mountain Vettore (2476 m). The Wolf, the Golden Eagle, the Peregrine, and a number of endemic species are the most evident elements of a biological richness which, along with the charm of the abbeys and the medieval historical town centers lying in a crown at the foot of the mountains, have shaped an old and fascinating world where time has stopped to honor a reality of extraordinary beauty.

Norcia is a typical medieval town, surrounded by defensive walls that are still largely intact. The town is popular among the tourists because of their local products – local salami, sheep’s cheeses, lentils and truffles.

 

 

Destination: Umbria, Italy

Self Guided

Duration: 6 days

Departure: april - october

Price: starting from 641,00 eur per person, discounts for families with children

Prices Include:
  • 6 overnights in mountains refuges or small hotels
  • HB treatment – brakfasts and dinners
  • 2 donkeys (1 for children, 1 for bringing your personal belongings)
  • 1 day with professional montain guide
Prices Do not Include:
  • arrival in Norcia
  • traansportation
  • lunches
  • anything not mentioned under “the price includes”

Itinerary

Day 1
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arrival in Norcia

KmMt Mt Hours
5

Day 2
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From Ancarano to Castelluccio

KmMt Mt Hours
14.5 1000 300 7

Day 3
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A leisurely day from Castelluccio along the ring path around the Plains

Day 4
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From Castelluccio to Refuge Colle Le Cese

KmMt Mt Hours
13 460 290 6

Day 5
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From Refuge Colle Le Cese to Norcia

KmMt Mt Hours
12.5 132 1114 6

Day 6
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From Norcia to Ancarano

Why I love this holiday

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Lorija Lietaviete

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