What Are the Best Day Trips from Perugia?

Cascata Marmore

If you travel to Perugia, you should make the most of your time and know in advance the best places to visit. You can find everything from private tours of the city to escapes to spectacular places around Perugia.

If you are interested in a relaxing day, full of natural beauty, we recommend a visit to Le Cascate delle Marmore (Marmore Waterfalls). This is an escape from the noise of the city and is a visit you can make with your family or friends. The neighboring area boasts various ‘mercatini’ (markets) where you can explore and appreciate a variety of local art, including paintings and frames.

You can also get other options in the surroundings of Perugia, as well as bike tours that offer a ride to contemplate the vineyards of Perugia. Thirdly, if you are more interested in getting to know the streets inside the city in depth, and one of the most famous cities around Perugia, there is the Full day tour of Assisi and Perugia.

Moreover, during your visit to Perugia you will realize that in this city they are specialists in chocolate. In the city, therefore, there are full day tours that offer a unique and chocolaty experience. On the other hand, if you don’t have a sweet tooth, but you do have a passion for wine, this city also has incredible wine experiences. Delight in Perugia’s wine culture by embarking on a delightful journey through special wine boutiques, cozy wine tours, shops and the fascinating world of local wineries nestled in the lovely region of Umbria. Here you will discover the secrets of fine local wines and savor the exquisite flavors of this captivating land.

You can also get to know Perugia and its surroundings from the heights. Are you a bit risky and you like adrenaline? There are hot air balloon rides to enjoy. Gather bright and early for a fantastic adventure in the sky, guided by an experienced pilot. You’ll be treated to a unique view of Assisi, Perugia, and the beautiful Umbrian countryside from above.

As you can see, there are no wasted days in Perugia. Take these options and prepare your trip for new experiences in this peculiar Italian city.