Details: Umbria

November 7, 2013
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GETTING THERE

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

011-39-075-982962

www.lamontagnola.it

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.

Il Cerreto

Via Perugia n. 302, Passaggio di Bettona

011-39-075-9869050

www.agricer.it

Inn-style rooms at this working restaurant/farm start at around $80 a night.

WHERE TO EAT

Il Cerreto

Family-style Italian, with entrees starting at around $10.

Da Cesarino

Piazza IV Novembre, 5, Perugia

011-39-075-5728974

Fashionable Italian eatery in Perugia, with entrees from around $18.

WHAT TO DO

Arnaldo Caprai Vineyards

Località Torre, Montefalco

011-39-0742-378802

www.arnaldocaprai.it

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

011-39-024-5467868

www.perugina.com/casa_del_
cioccolato.php

Chocolate factory and museum. About $10.

INFORMATION

www.bellaumbria.net

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