Antognolla Golf, 10min

Elected Italy’s Best Golf Course in 2020 and 2022, this 18 hole course is a great place for golf amateurs. Or start a new passion with beginner lessons!

Hiking & biking

Hiking: L'Incanto del Tezio is halfway up Monte Tezio, a magnificent national park offering splendid views over Lake Trasimeno and Umbria.

Mountain biking: enjoy a bike tour over Umbria's white roads, on Monte Tezio or one of the 25 other routes in Umbria.

Monte Tezio, 5min


The river Nera near Norcia is renowned for adventurous water sports. We rafted down the fiume on an easy descent with our children 9 and 11 at the time. Gaia Rafting offers more challenging descents too.

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Nera, 90min

Horse riding

The nearby Centro di Equitazione Marana Umbria offers horse riding tours across the region for every level, beginner to expert.

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Marana, 20min

Water sports

Lake Trasimeno is one of the larger lakes in Italy. It offers many water sports activities for sailing – supping – motor boat tours – canoe and kayak. Or visit the two isles Maggiore and Polvese.

Take a ferry boat to Isola Maggiore in Passignano or Tuoro, or to Isola Polvese in San Feliciano

Rent a canoe or kayak in Monte del Lago

Lago Trasimeno, 20-40 min