Surroundings/Activities


Landscape

At the „Torre di Pornello you can experience the genius loci of this self-forgetting, natural world as well as on simple hiking trails in the typical Umbrian landscape. Excursions to the nearby places Perugia, Orvieto and Montepulciano give you the opportunity to visit Umbria’s thousand-year-old history and the origins of genius loci of this marvelous and unique landmark.

Distances

You can reach the Torre di Pornello the easiest by car across the highway E35, exit Fabro. After 35 minutes on a paved road you can park in front of our property.

Orvieto 40 km
Assisi 67 km
Todi 40 km
Montepulciano 62 km
Lago di Bolsena 60 km
Lago Trasimeno 45 km

 

Closest airport:

Perugia 55 km
Florence 160 km
Rome 170 km

 

Shopping:
The next little supermarket (alimentari) and the region’s best butchery are located in San Venanzo. San Venanzo is 10 minutes by car.
You can also reach Marciano in 25 minutes by car. There are various supermarkets and also a weekly market every monday morning.

 

Restaurants:
In the middle of the woods, between Pornello and San Venanzo, you can find a really recommendable restaurant, a Pizzeria called “Bivio del Moro”. You need 8 minutes to go there by car.
In the village “Rotecastello”, which is about 20 minutes by car, you have another good restaurant called “La Locanda del Borgo. This restaurant is famous for its good, regional kitchen.

 

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Trips/Activities

It makes sense to make excursions to the nearby places, for example Perugia, Orvieto, Assisi, Bagnoregio and Montepulciano, which are easy to reach.