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Spoleto [1] is a city in the Umbria region of Italy.

Get in[edit]

There is a train station in the city which offers direct connections to Rome. Bus service to various locations is also available. For those driving into town, Umbria has a very good and well-maintained road system.

Get around[edit]

Spoleto is a small town in area, so you are best off walking, though it is possible to drive or take taxis.

See[edit][add listing]

  • The Duomo
  • The Roman ruins and Archeological Museum
  • The first century Roman Villa
  • Ponte delle Torre - old aqueduct and footpath behind the fort at the top of the city.
Ponte delle Torre.jpg

Do[edit][add listing]

Spoleto is well known for its music festivals, especially the Festival dei Due Mondi in the summertime.

Otherwise, it is a very peaceful and pleasant place to walk around, and you can use Spoleto as a base to drive through beautiful Umbrian countryside and mountains and to visit other Umbrian cities.

  • Take a guided walking tour of Spoleto, [2]. Take an escorted walking tour of Spoleto with a fluent English-speaking Umbrian-native guide. mail: info@love-umbria.com  edit

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Eat[edit][add listing]

Umbria is known for its mushrooms and black truffles, and also for its wild game, so if you see primi piatti of pasta dishes with some kind of fungus and secondi piatti of game such as cinghiale (wild boar), order them.

Drink[edit][add listing]

Umbria is a land of rolling hills and has its own wine industry. There are also some very good mineral waters drawn from its mountain springs.

Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Magic Umbria [3] Phone: +39 0743 420130 mail: info@magic-umbria.com A selection of houses, villas and apartments for holiday rentals.
  • Madonna di Costantinopoli – S. Maria di Costantinopoli - Cap: 06040, Cerreto di Spoleto (PG), Italy. [4]. Telephone +39 074 391204 • Fax +39 0743923154. Former convent turned into an elegant four star hotel immerged in the countryside around Spoleto. Swimming pool, tennis court, restaurant, bar and park. Plus a large selection of bedrooms and suites, with large seating area and bathroom. The price for a double room is 120 euros.

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