Beautiful Todi in Umbria
During your journey through the beautiful region of Umbria, also known as the “green heart of Italy”, enjoy your stop in the hilltop town of Todi, an interesting holiday destination alongside the better known destinations Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto and Lake Trasimeno. The hillside location of this medieval city offers a wide, relaxing view of the valley landscape extending below. Directly adjacent the first panoramic point outside the city walls is the church of Santa Maria della Consolazione, a beautiful masterpiece of the Renaissance art. A road leads up to the old town, on the way there, it is simply impossible not to admire the hilly and forested landscape. You will surely not forget the spectacular views! The old town is characterized by narrow streets and ancient buildings. A holiday home in Todi offers you the opportunity to discover the City of Jacopone da Todi, one of the most important religious poets of the Italian Middle Age. Close to the beautiful Gothic church of San Fortunato is a statue of the patron saint, who used not only Latin, but also the vernacular for his poetry. The most important part in the city is undoubtedly the central historical Piazza del Popolo, where also the main attractions of Todi are: The Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, a masterpiece of Gothic art; The opposite lying Palazzo dei Priori, also in Gothic style and with a wonderful tower dominating the Piazza; The interconnected Palazzo del Popolo and Palazzo del Capitano, which house the interesting city museum of Todi. In addition, around the square there are restaurants with typical local dishes: a true delight for gourmets! Not to forget the Umbrian wines, which alongside the excellent olive oil, are now known beyond the Italian borders. Enjoy a glass of wine in your holiday home in Todi or at the Piazza del Popolo !! Immerse yourself in the Umbrian life atmosphere! Feel at home in your holiday accommodation, the ideal solution for your holidays in the beautiful region Umbria!