STONE VILLA CASTIGLIONE DEL LAGO UMBRIA TRASIMENO
Castiglione del Lago (PG) on the property called THE TWO OLIVE TREES availability of typical small stone house and wooden beams of 45sqm + masonry veranda of about 10sqm
THE MAGNOLIA living room with sofa bed and kitchenette dishwasher and pellet stove, bathroom with washing machine bedroom apartment. The apartment has 4 beds including 2 in the sofa bed but you can request the addition of a fifth bed with a small supplement.
For those who want a quiet corner surrounded by greenery away from the city noise. Located at the borders of Tuscany, Castiglione del Lago is a great base to visit beautiful sites such as Florence 100km, 40km Arezzo, Cortona, Pienza, Montepulciano 15km, Chianciano Terme 20km, 35km Perugia, Assisi 50Km -
Nearby, horse riding school with possibility of horseback riding. For lovers of mountain biking in the vicinity there are several paths marked by special signs.
For stays longer than one week there is a discount.
ARRIVALS: after 14:00 until 19:30
DEPARTURES: from 08:00 and by 10:00
A 3 km away is the Castiglione del Lago Hospital Emergency Room.
At 2.5 km you will find a pharmacy;
in Rome, which is a few hours drive away and is easily connected by rail. The most demanding tourist can follow various paths: that of art, for example, since we are in the land of Perugino and Pinturicchio, but also other great masters, or the architectural, with a presence in the territory of dozens of really impressive castles, manors, castles and country-castle. Remarkably interesting is the gastronomic journey: we're in the area of the Wines of the Colli del Trasimeno, but also close to that of Chianti, in the heart of the Sienese hills: a few minutes from Montepulciano and its Nobile di Montalcino and its unsurpassed Brunello, long considered one of the five best wines in the world.
Assisi Basilica di San Francesco
Lovers of total relaxation will find a wide choice of spas that are within a short time and offer all kinds of treatments, both therapeutic and aesthetic or simply relaxing. But do not forget that the Trasimeno Lake is primarily a nature reserve and Castiglione del Lago is fully understood. The Isola Polvese has been declared since 1995 Scientific-Educational Park and the Province of Perugia carries you to research, testing and teaching environment. Of great interest it is also the Oasi La Valle, with its ringing station for migratory birds, an electric boat and a catwalk in the reeds that allows visitors to practice bird watching assisted in the best of situations.
Tips and activities
Guide Blue Legambiente 2014
The five sails of Legambiente and the Italian Touring Club.
Also the fresh water lovers Blue Guide satisfied with the section dedicated to the resorts of the lake and a ranking of the best lake sites. Of the 75 locations indicated, six have earned the 5 sails. Leaders in this case is Tuoro sul Trasimeno (PG), on the lake, followed by Castiglione del Lago, Magione and Passignano with four sails.
These beautiful places have managed for years to reconcile the popular destinations with the protection of the landscape and important natural environments. In this very context that the choice to favor those outdoor sports practices that are compatible with the environment and have become occasions for re-naturalization of places returned to the enjoyment of residents and tourists.
The Flag of the Italian Touring Club Orange
The Orange Flag is the eco-tourism environment of the Italian Touring Club aimed at small inland villages that stand out for bid of excellence and a quality welcome. Nell 'area of the Trasimeno area characterized by charming villages, Città della Pieve and Panicale were honored with this award.
The most beautiful villages in Italy
The Club de The Most Beautiful Villages d 'Italy is a kind initiative with the need to promote the great heritage of history, art, culture, environment and traditions present in the small Italian towns. Also at Trasimeno, Castiglione del Lago, Panicale and Paciano have earned this prestigious brand reflecting the livability of this territory.
Castiglione del Lago stretches in the western part of Umbria, bordering with the province of Siena and Arezzo. Its territory includes most of Lake Trasimeno and the island Polvese, stands on a hill in ancient times was the fourth island of Lake Trasimeno (the three remaining islands are Maggiore, Minore and Polvese) before the strip water that separated it from the mainland was filled. In the old town is easily seen in the three parallel streets that line cut the country (decumani), Roman the origin. Things to see in Borgo Palazzo della Corgna, built in 1563 by Ascanio, Marquis of Castiglione. The path shows the main floor full of frescoes by Niccolò Circignani, said "Pomarancio". Since the last room, you enter the medieval fortress with the characteristic pentagonal plan, the towers and the Mastio triangular. At the other end of the Ducal Palace, the Church of St. Mary Magdalene, built in 1836, the Baroque period is instead the Church of St. Domenico built for the duke Fulvio Alessandro, offers visitors a splendid coffered ceiling and numerous paintings of the seventeenth century.
In the District of Trasimeno you can admire numerous manifestations of folkloric character, religious, cultural, musical, gastronomic etc ..