If you're looking for a holiday that combines art, culture and stunning scenery, look no further than Umbria in the heart of Italy. With rolling hills dotted with cobalt lakes, traditional villages and cities like Perugia and Assisi boasting medieval architecture and art museums, this region has something for everyone. Every year, thousands of visitors make the pilgrimage to Assisi to honour St Francis, and the villages often come alive with festivals and markets. Foodies will love the truffles, olives and wine, while outdoor adventurers can explore the pine forests of Mount Sibillini or go sailing on Lake Trasimeno. Whatever you're looking for, Umbria won't disappoint.
Weather in Umbria
Our month-by-month guide to the weather and climate in Umbria