This property is situated in Valtiberina, an area that is an ideal home base for sorties into both the Umbrian and Tuscan countryside, for instance. The Upper Tiber Valley of Umbria, or Valtiberina, has a massive presence of Art, History and Culture as well as abundant natural beauty, with the added luxury of no mass tourism.
Just behind the house there is Mount Tezio where one can climb at 1000 meters and have a magnificent view of Umbria region and Trasimeno Lake. In 2 hours time guests can reach Rome and in 2 hours and half Florence. Only 12 km to reach the splendid medieval town of Perugia and half an hour to the San Francesco town of Assisi with the just restored Giotto paintings of the church and Subasio Mount. Situated in the centre of the peninsular of Italy, this is a territory that is developed between the Tyrrhenian and the Adriatic seas, difficult to describe but surprising to discover. It is the valley where the Tevere begins and which for thousands of years has marked the fertile plain. It is mountain, sometimes fertile, sometimes rocky. It is more versatile than you imagine. From trekking to fishing, from mountain bike riding to horses, from art to food and wine, from relaxation to spirituality, Valtiberina Toscana is a never-ending source of experiences for every traveller. The area is half an hour to the Trasimeno Lake and Tuscany. Guests can play golf in the nearby property. The airports in Rome, Florence and Pisa are each about two hours away. Perugia’s airport, about 30 minutes away, can take private jets and is served by some Italian and European commercial flights.
Umbria region is exquisite, mystical, peaceful, and best of all, unspoiled. Centrally located, this one landlocked region of Italy is often referred to as the green heart of the Country and it is an especially verdant region of mountains, rolling green hills, forests, tumbling rivers, lush farming land, hiking trails, vineyards, and awe inspiring and time transporting views. Out of Umbria come extraordinary and highly regarded wines, both red and white, olive oils, whole grains, exquisite truffles, first rate prosciutto, sausages and other pork products, honeys, cheeses - and much more.
In less two hours time circa visitors can reach Rome or Florence. The splendid mediaeval towns of Perugia, San Francesco town of Assisi with the just restored Giotto paintings of the, Gubbio, Norcia and Cascia as well as the ski station of Forchecanapine and the Trasimeno Lake area all amazing spots and must-see destinations. The Province of Terni, from the Nera valley to Orvieto is a surprising one, with a rich offer: hills covered with vineyards and olive groves, bordered with green mountains, surrounded by enchanting valleys where nature still reign and creatures of the wood live free, undisturbed by civilization, and some wild areas such as Marmore falls. A complete region, so centrally located to constitute the perfect option for those who want to get the best of Italy in once.