Choose Umbria Holiday Rentals and visit some beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites
This landlocked region of Italy makes the perfect holiday getaway, with its numerous Umbria villas putting people in close proximity to untouched nature. Umbria holiday rentals can put you close to Lake Trasimeno, which is the biggest lake in central Italy. Umbria still has ruins dating back to the Etruscan times, especially in the vicinity of Castiglione del Lago.
You can also get many Umbria holiday rentals in the province of Terni and just a stone’s throw away is Cascate delle Marmore. This waterfall cascades a massive 165 metres into the River Nera and the surrounding lush green flora is breathtaking. The area is popular spot for water sport activities, such as kayaking and canoeing. Terni also has many archaeological sites dating back to the Roman era. One such site is Carsulae, which houses the remains of the S. Damiano Arch. You can also visit the Dunnarobba forest from your Umbria holiday rentals. This is actually a fossil forest comprising of fossilised trunks of trees that existed nearly three million years ago.
Umbria self catering Villas - come to Umbria to enjoy medieval charm and beautiful natural sights
There are several Umbria apartments available in the old town of Gubbio. This, in fact, is the oldest town in the region and has still managed to retain its Middle Ages charm. The town is a treasure trove for holidaymakers with its cathedral, Ducal Palace and the Consul’s Palace. In addition, the town holds several traditional festivals through the year, such as the candle race, or the Corsa dei Ceri, and the mediaeval crossbow competition while horse riding, or the Palio Balestra. The town is also home to St. Patrick’s Well, which is 62 metres deep and has a couple of spiralling staircase comprising of 248 steps leading to the water. Renaissance and mediaeval architecture lovers can get plenty Umbria holiday rentals in the town of Spoleto. The town is steeped in history and has managed to retain its old charm effortlessly. Do not miss a chance to participate in the Festival of the Two World that this picturesque town hosts every year.
Rent Umbria Accommodation and visit some beautiful cultural and historical sights in the region
Umbria is home to the town of Assisi, which is not only a UNESCO World Heritage Site, but also a place of religious interest. This town was the abode of St. Francis and the town’s basilica houses his tomb. Just a few kilometres from the town is the hermitage where St. Francis used to stay to pray. When you stay in Umbria holiday rentals in Assisi, you can take part in the Calendimaggio, which is a festival held every year and converts the town into a mediaeval one, where people dress up as bowmen, knights, ladies and standard bearers. You can also choose to stay in Umbria holiday rentals in the city of Perugia, which is incidentally the region’s main city. A part of the city is built on top of a hill and from there you can see the charming villages beyond the limits of the city. Although Perugia is a cosmopolitan city, it has retained its mediaeval charm and architecture, and its historic centre is well worth exploring. Umbria holiday rentals are perfect for people who want to be close to nature and still explore the beautiful and historic sites of the region. The Italian region of Umbria is even more breathtaking during the summer months, but if you' rather spend your summer in a classic beach holiday paradise, look no further than Port Soller Holiday Villas.
Need some more inspiration for idyllic European getaways for your friends and family? Take a look at these holiday classics:
- Grab yourself a bike and cycle round the sights near your Groningen Holiday Homes
- Rent La Gomera Villas and visit La Gomera's main attraction - the protected natural area of Garanjonay National Park, an UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Come an sample oysters, a Croatian local delicacy whilst staying in your Banjole Villas
What are the most popular accommodations in the area?
The most popular accommodation types in Umbria are apartment rental and villa. With 4,863 accommodations in Umbria, the perfect vacation home is only one click away.
How much does it cost to stay the night?
With Casamundo, you will find vacation rentals starting from €51 in Umbria. On average, accommodations in Umbria will have a size of 502 m² (Villa) and 67 m² (Apartment rental).
Do you offer accommodations for traveling with a group?
We can help you find accommodations in Umbria for a group. On average, the apartment rental has space for 5 guests.