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Orvieto What to See & Do

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The What to See & Do section lists a number of activities both in Orvieto and the surrounding area. Itineraries and guided tours, cookery courses, nature itineraries, sports and more…
 

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Shopping Orvieto

Orvieto city shopping guideDiscover the main shopping streets and squares in Orvieto. A virtual stroll past some of the city's smartest shop windows. Find shops, a brands, typical products, trendy bars, stores, wine-bar, disco, clubs and more with just a click of your mouse... .


 

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FEAST OF OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION
Solemn religious procession August 14 on the feast of Our Lady Assumed into heaven, the patron saint of the city and the owner of the cathedral, with the transport of the Baroque statue of the Madonna from the Cathedral Church of St. Andrew St. Andrew's Church, - 18.00 Solemn Mass - 19.00 Procession from St. Andrew's Cathedral to the Info: Cathedral Tel 0763.341167 ...[more]


Orvieto INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF STRINGS
Presented by GAIAM-ARTS - LENUTA Ciulei Artistic Director From July 29 to August 19, 2014 concert in the Cathedral on the occasion of the Festival of the Assumption Admission is free. Info: http://www.orvietofestival.com - Opera del Duomo www.opsm.it Tel 0763.342477 ...[more]


MARKETS CITTASLOW
In Piazza Duomo July 19 to 20, 2014, Markets, a monthly basis, with producers and artisans selected from the territories of Cittaslow. A unique opportunity to learn about and taste some of the best Italian gastronomic specialties. Info: Cittaslow International c / o Municipality of Orvieto Tel 0763.341818 e-mail: info@cittaslow.net www.cittaslow.org ...[more]


Umbria FOLK FESTIVAL - Full program
From 08/19/14 to 23/08/14. Orvieto, Piazza del Popolo. Umbria FOLK FESTIVAL 2014 - The Feast of the Earth - 8th edition Presentation of the program June 27, 11.00 am at the foyer of the Teatro Mancinelli. The "Earth" is the central theme and the founding of the event, an opportunity to raise social awareness in defense of Mother Earth. An exciting journey through music, folk traditions, local products, historical places, different cultures. One of the most important summer music on ......[more]


Umbria FOLK FESTIVAL 2014 - The Feast of the Earth - 8th edition
From August 19 to 24 - People's Square - Orvieto. An exciting journey through music, folk traditions, local products, historical places, different cultures. One of the most important summer music on the Umbrian territory and national levels. Artists currently scheduled: August 20 - CAPAREZZA in one of the stages of MUSEICA TOUR. The artist returned to Umbria Folk festival to present the sixth album by rapper assets of Molfetta, born Michele Salvemini. August 21 - Asaf Avidan, Leg of the ......[more]


Claudio Faina Archaeological Museum. Sethlans. The Etruscan bronzes and Roman Collection Faina
The Museo Claudio Faina Orvieto from April 10 to August 31, 2014 has one of the richest collections of ancient bronzes among those present in Umbria, one of the accounts Mauro and Eugenio, starting from 1864, mainly from the territories of Orvieto, Chiusi, Perugia , Todi and Bolsena. The collection contains more than a thousand bronze objects belonging to types of heterogeneous, distributed over a period of time ranging from the Bronze Age to the Roman era. The larger nuclei are composed of ......[more]


SPACE MUSIC Works and Concerts 2014 - 36th edition
From 12 July to 31 August 2014. Internships international specialization instrumental and vocal - Art Director: Gabriella Ravazzi Opera Workshop for conductors, singers, répétiteurs, directors, orchestra - Final Concerts of teachers and top students 19, 20, 21 July - Palazzo del Popolo, Sala 400 - International Competition for Opera Singers - 19th edition 3 - 4 - 5 August - Teatro Mancinelli - 6th International Competition for Opera "Luigi Mancinelli" - Opera in the competition: ......[more]


WINE & CHEF IN THE LIMELIGHT - 12th edition
Summer with the Umbrian wine. Every Friday night dinner chefs, restaurants and sommeliers present great dishes and great wines for passionate evenings full of the pleasures of the banquet. TERRACE LIVE music quality meets the culinary excellence. Info and reservations: Tel 0763.393529 347.9125494 ITINERA e-mail: itinera.orvieto @ tiscalinet.it ...[more]


Claudio Faina Archaeological Museum. IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF ERACLE.
Four prestigious museums have come together to tell Heracles, namely one of the best-known figures of classical mythology and that has had a lasting fortune in the Arts to the present day. The exhibition which will be available from 10 April to 9 Novemnbre 2014 starts from the National Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia in Rome - from May 9 to November 9 - with milestones at the National Gallery of Ancient Art in Palazzo Corsini, in Rome, and the Archaeological Museum of FALISCO in Civita ......[more]


JUBILEE EUCHARIST extraordinary
Great religious event granted by Pope Benedict XVI on the occasion of the 750th anniversary of the Miracle of Bolsena and the FEAST OF CORPUS CHRISTI - from January 13, 2013 to 16 November 2014. Points of the Jubilee are the Basilica of Orvieto and that of S. Cristina in Bolsena. In Orvieto January 13, 2013 saw the opening of the Holy Door of the Corporal, one of the steps required to obtain the plenary indulgence, until November 16, 2014, the date set for the conclusion of the Jubilee. The ......[more]


Corbara Lake
LAKE CORBARA & THE WWF RESERVE AT ALVIANO – Rich in plant life and thick woods, the area around Lake Corbara is a fine example of how man’s intervention in nature can create a unique and natural habitat. Today this area, which has been artificially flooded into a lake by a dam placed along the river Tiber, is a major attraction for tourists. The panoramic road that runs around the lake and connects Orvieto with Todi offers stunning views. The Etrusco-Roman Wine Trail runs from Orvieto to Amelia past the lake and the WWF nature reserve of Alviano.

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The Anello di Monte Tigno
Orvieto – Trip to the Anello di Monte Tigno . Exit the city towards what has become one of Italy’s best known panoramic views and just walk through the Umbrian countryside, passing by convents, through woods, along ancient Etruscan roads, springs and fascinating ancient towns rich in art treasures. An excursion suitable for all ages and all seasons.
 
Orvieto Accessibile
Assisi Online Un percorso turistico per le persone diversamente abili. Di seguito si propongono suggerimenti utili per evitare gli ostacoli-barriere architettoniche presenti nella cittadina di Orvieto, sia per le persone con difficoltà motorie che sensoriali, per visitare i luoghi più importanti della città, aperti al turismo accessibile tutti raggiungibili da piazza Duomo.
 

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  General information
The City of Orvieto 
Carta Orvieto Unica 
The Weather in Orvieto 
Useful and Emergency Numbers 
Banks and Post Office 
Pharmacies in Orvieto 
Hospital 
Tourist Guides Orvieto 
Homes for sale, builders, realty estates, agencies 


  Transport in town
The Bracci Funicular 
Traffic Restrictions 
Parking in Orvieto 
Buses and Taxi 
Town Map 
How to Reach Orvieto 


  Transport out of town
Taxi 
Airport 
Car Rentals in Orvieto 
Bus Lines Outside Orvieto 


  Where to Stay
Hotels In and Around Orvieto 
Wellness, SPA and Resort 
Last Minute & Bookings 
Farm Holidays & Country Houses 
Historic Residence and Villas 
Bed & Breakfasts 
Hostels 
Religious Hostelry 
Campers/Motorhomes Orvieto 
Rooms for Rent 
Apartments Orvieto 
Estate Agencies in Orvieto 



  Where to eat and drink
Restaurants in and Around Orvieto 
Picnic Areas 


  Education
American Universities 
Orvieto City Study Centre 


  Art and monuments
The Albornoz Fortress 
Palazzo dei Sette and Torre del Moro 
Palazzo Soliano 
The Palazzo del Vescovado 
The Palazzo Comunale 
The Palazzo del Capitano 


  Art and religion
The Duomo of Orvieto 
The Cappella Nuova or San Brizio Chapel 



  Museums and galleries
The Museo Emilio Greco 
Faina Archaeological Museum 


  Art and tourist attractions
Orvieto Underground 
Parco delle Grotte 
St Patrick's Well 
Pozzo della Cava di Orvieto 
The Torre del Moro 




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  OFFERS & LAST MINUTE
Last Minute Orvieto 


  What to see & do
The Anello di Monte Tigno  
Orvieto Accessibile 



  Lake of Corbara &
 Oasi WWF di Alviano
Lake Corbara 
Civitella del Lago 
The Forello and della Piana Caves 
The WWF Reserve at Alviano 
The Etrusco-Roman Wine Trail 
Where to Stay Around Lake Corbara 
Eating on Lake Corbara 


  Specials - Out of town
Wellness in Umbria - Orvieto area 
Wedding in Umbria - Orvieto area 
Home in Umbria 
San Venanzo Volcano Park and Museum 
Parrano Le Tane del Diavolo 
Settefrati sul Monte Peglia Park 
Porano – The Golini and Hescanas Tombs 



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  Typical products
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Extra Virgin Olive Oil  
Umbrian Wines