16 days in Umbria Itinerary

16 days in Umbria Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  21 h
1
Assisi
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Cascia
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Terni
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h
End: Newark

7
nights
Assisi

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Explore Assisi's surroundings by going to Vineria del Carmine (in La Bruna), Cantine Blasi (in Umbertide) and Montioni Frantoio e Cantina (in Montefalco). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, contemplate the long history of San Damiano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, and see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Assisi day trip planning website.

Newark, USA to Assisi is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark to Assisi, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Assisi, with lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cascia.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Perugia, Castello Monte Vibiano Vecchio, Cantine Blasi, Montioni Frantoio e Cantina
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Eremo delle Carceri ©
Eremo delle Carceri

3
nights
Cascia

Cascia ©
Cascia is a town and comune (municipality) of the Italian province of Perugia in a rather remote area of the mountainous southeastern corner of Umbria. Venture out of the city with trips to Maiale brado di Norcia (in Norcia) and Castelluccio di Norcia (Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia & Borgo Medievale Castelluccio di Norcia). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Scoglio della Preghiera, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monti Sibillini, look for gifts at Brancaleone da Norcia, and contemplate the long history of Castelluccio.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Cascia online visit planner.

Drive from Assisi to Cascia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Assisi in August since evenings lows in Cascia dip to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Terni.

Things to do in Cascia

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Norcia, Umbria, Castelluccio di Norcia, Piazza Pontano
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Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia ©
Piana di Castelluccio di Norcia
Basilica di Santa Rita ©
Basilica di Santa Rita
Brancaleone da Norcia ©
Brancaleone da Norcia

4
nights
Terni

Terni ©
Terni is a city in the southern portion of the Region of Umbria in central Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Terni: Spoleto (Mura di Spoleto, Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta Spoleto, &more) and Orvieto (Orvieto Underground, Duomo di Orvieto, &more). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascata delle Marmore, make a trip to Piazza San Francesco, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di San Francesco, and get outside with Lago di Piediluco.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Terni route planner.

Traveling by bus from Cascia to Terni takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In August, daytime highs in Terni are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 72°F. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Terni

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Spoleto, Orvieto, San Gemini
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Cascata delle Marmore ©
Cascata delle Marmore
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio