Umbria: The Heartland of Italy
Umbria, "The Green Heart of Italy," is a realm of medieval villages, castles, and verdant landscapes. In the heart of Italy, this region is adorned with sunflower fields, vineyards, and a rich tapestry of history.
Your adventure begins in Norcia, a medieval haven, and a culinary paradise. Here, indulge in Italy's gastronomic delights and delve into its rich history. Guided excursions take you through Umbria's renowned hill towns, including Assisi, Perugia, Spello, and Spoleto. A visit to the DiFilippio family's organic winery offers a taste of the region's exquisite wines.
A Michelin-star chef hosts a cooking lesson in an authentic enoteca in Spello, revealing the secrets of Italian cuisine. The timeless village of Bevagna captivates with its traditional artisans, while a scenic bike ride through the Umbrian countryside leads to the medieval village of Torigano. Engage with locals at one of Umbria's bustling weekly markets and explore the hidden beauty of Valnerina.
This Italian sojourn weaves together cultural immersion, gourmet experiences, and stunning landscapes, promising a journey filled with the warmth of Italian hospitality, the charm of ancient crafts, and the discovery of lesser-known jewels in Italy's scenic landscape.
Journey through beautiful Umbria from an enchanting home in Norcia, a medieval gem, and a paradise for food enthusiasts in the heart of Italy.
Traverse the poppy, lavender, and sunflower-filled fields of Umbria as you explore its famed hill towns.
Experience the warmth of Italian hospitality with the DiFilippio family at their organic, family-owned winery.
Learn culinary secrets from a Michelin-star chef during a cooking lesson at a traditional enoteca in Spello.
Explore the timeless village of Bevagna and meet with skilled Italian artisans preserving ancient crafts.
Cycle through the picturesque Umbrian countryside, journeying to the medieval village of Torigano.
Immerse yourself in local culture at one of Umbria's vibrant weekly markets.
Uncover the hidden beauty of Valnerina, a stunning and lesser-known jewel in Italy's scenic landscape.
Spend the day in Assisi, Umbria’s most renowned hill town and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Visit Orvieto, a marvel of the Middle Ages and Renaissance eras, and its 'underground city,' comprised of more than 1200 tunnels, water wells, stairs, quarries, and cellars.
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Measures have been taken to positively impact our environment
This journey positively affects the local communities visited.
Experiences on this journey provide authentic cultural interaction and connection
The Evolved Traveler is allocating $65 per person* (average) in conjunction with our partners, Offset Alliance, to help offset this journey through verified carbon removal and reversals projects.
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