Easter is always a good excuse to get away and find some new destination, or to return a second time if the first made his mark … maybe with some variation on the theme! What better time to witness the rebirth of the hills of the green heart of Italy? Undoubtedly the spring!Spend Easter in Umbria is indeed an excellent opportunity to experience and learn about the villages, monuments and traditions that characterize the region in this period, the procession on Good Friday, the various events typical of Easter Sunday!
From the food, prepared according to ancient recipes, served with joy and devotion. The Good Friday processions, offering a show of great beauty between faith, passion and folklore, and take place in some of the most beautiful villages in the region. The solemn masses on Sunday to celebrate the Resurrection, celebrated in small country churches or majestic cathedrals that contain treasures of art. And it can boast a treasure Umbria, which are monuments, buildings, paintings but also wonders of nature, jealously guarded thanks to a careful environmental policy, but made available to tourists and visitors. There are also plenty places to organize the ‘outing’ of Easter Monday in Umbria, ranging from natural parks, cities, Franciscan paths and picnic by the lake.
FOOD AND WINE
From 19 to 21 April, the historic center of Montefalco will host the 14th edition of Terre del Sagrantino : the main event promoting wine Montefalco, the culinary excellence of the territory and the craft of quality. The trade show will be held at the Exhibition Complex of St. Augustine. The rich program includes concerts, cultural and folk events, wine tastings, Cooking Show and Walking Flavours for an Easter full of events!
On Easter morning, starting at 10:00 am, in Vallo di Nera , in the beautiful setting of Piazza San Giovanni, is consumed therich Easter breakfast . Starring breakfast Vallana: cold cuts, cheese, boiled eggs, omelettes, pizzas Easter sweet and savory chocolate eggs!