Umbria, 5 agritourisms to discover

 

Established in the heart of green Italy, Umbria is the ideal place for those who love being in touch with nature. In fact, through biking you can discover forests, castles, shrines, villages and magnificent towns like Assisi and Spello. The region is rich in agritourisms, country-house and inns and especially in spring and autumn it becomes the favorite destination for hikers and gourmets in search of products offered by the region. Today Italian Traditions takes you to discover 5 of the most beautiful agritourisms in this charming region of central Italy.

Bio Agritourism La Cerqua (Perugia)

Bio Agriturismo La Cerqua rises in Pietralunga, a small town not far from the Umbrian Apennines and born with the will to give new life to the family property. In the nineties Gino and his family renovated the current farmhouse, a former Benedictine monastery, starting with agriculture and production as an organic farm. So, in this agritourism you can find cereals, vegetables, jams, preserves and typical local spirits. Besides being and educational farm, this agritourism offers accommodation in three old structures decorated with style and equipped with every comfort.  (Find out more in our article)

La Corte del Lupo Agritourism (Perugia)

It is located in Nocera Umbra, in the province of Perugia, and surrounded by hills at the foot of the regional park of Mount Subasio, agritourism La Corte del Lupo is the brainchild of three friends who came together to give life to a project that continues great passion and enthusiasm. The restaurant serves local, vegetarian and gluten-free kitchen, fully respecting the authenticity and seasonal time of raw materials. Along with agritourism it has also been born farming organic farm Ansamama, a small biological oasis that offers and distributes biological quality products, including cured meats, olive oil extra virgin, vegetables, delicious cheeses, jams and homemade pasta.  (Find out more in our article)

Fontana della Mandorla Agritourism  (Terni)

Located in the green countryside of Umbria, not far from Terni, this agritourism represents the typical atmosphere of Umbria built with materials such as stone and brick. The property welcomes guests in large apartments with panoramic views tastefully furnished and equipped with every comfort. The restaurant serves traditional regional homemade dishes made with genuine ingredients from the vegetable garden and animal breeding farm itself. In addition, Agritourism Fontana della Mandorla produces an excellent extra virgin olive oil DOP ecological.

San Michele Arcangelo Agritourism (Perugia)

San Michele Arcangelo agritourism is located two kilometers from the historic center of Perugia, surrounded by a large garden and a large wooded area that allows a quiet and relaxing holiday. Originally built as a monastery, the estate consists of two buildings, the main dates from the XV-XVI century and is a typical Umbrian farmhouse. This Agritourism uses organic farming methods and produces extra virgin olive oil and vegetables.

Domus Umbra Agritourism (Terni)

Located a few kilometers from the city center and surrounded by olive trees, agritourism Domus Umbra it born from the desire to rediscover the valuable contact with nature and is characterized by its environmental policy and the use of new technologies. The property offers accommodation in large, bright and well furnished rooms. It also has a swimming pool and a garden with barbecue. This charming agritourism produces olive oil and the hotel serves an authentic Italian breakfast with hot drinks, pastries and homemade jams.