United offers nonstop flights from Washington Dulles to Rome, which is about 100 miles from Umbria. Multiple airlines offer one-stop flights from all three area airports to Rome.
WHERE TO STAY
La Montagnola Olive Estate & Villas
Azienda Agricola La Montagnola
Via Roma n.11, Torgiano
Villas and apartments on this working olive estate are available for rent on a weekly basis, and occasionally for shorter stays. In the low season, November-April, prices range from $414 a week for a one-bedroom apartment to $1,518 for a three-bedroom villa.
Via Perugia n. 302, Passaggio di Bettona
Inn-style rooms at this working restaurant/farm start at around $80 a night.
WHERE TO EAT
Family-style Italian, with entrees starting at around $10.
Piazza IV Novembre, 5, Perugia
Fashionable Italian eatery in Perugia, with entrees from around $18.
WHAT TO DO
Arnaldo Caprai Vineyards
Località Torre, Montefalco
Umbrian vineyard experience, offering tours and tastings from $14. Cooking classes with singing chef Salvatore Denaro start at $82 per person and go up depending upon the menu and the wine selections.
Perugina Chocolate Factory Tour
Nestle Italiana, S.p.A., Viale San Sisto, Perugia
Chocolate factory and museum. About $10.