Things to do once you arrive at the hotel in Perugia
Arriving to Perugia is just but the beginning go an exciting new and unforgettable experience. Our staff, dedicated and resourceful, will help you plan your visits and activities so that you will be able to make the most of the time you will be spending in Perugia and Umbria.
At your check-in you will receive information regarding what do in town and about the events taking place in Perugia and Umbria during your stay. If you wish to know more about our lovely town and region we suggest you visit our Blog Lovely Umbria where you will be able to read more about Umbria’s most intriguing and peculiar events.
Reasons why you should choose a hotel in downtown Perugia
Per un interessante soggiorno a Perugia non dimenticate di visitare alcune tra le sue attrazioni turistiche più importanti. Perugia, infatti, è un centro culturale di spicco, oltre che il capoluogo provinciale e regionale dell’Umbria.
Al tempo degli Etruschi, Perugia era una tra le città di più grande rilievo. Ancora oggi a Perugia è possibile visitare monumenti edificati al tempo degli Etruschi tra i quali: l’Arco Etrusco, Porta Marzia, il Pozzo Etrusco.
Lo stesso nome della città di Perugia “Augusta Perusia” ha origine romane: fu coniato, infatti, nel II secolo d.C. dall’imperatore Marco Augusto Ottaviano che allora cinse d’assedio la città e la conquistò.
If you wish to make the most out of your stay in Perugia do not forget to visit some of its most important and world-famous tourist attractions. Perugia, in fact, is a leading cultural center, as well as being the provincial and regional capital of Umbria.
During the Etruscan dominion, Perugia was one of its largest cities. Some of its monuments still remind us of the grandeur attained by Perugia during those times, among these : the Etruscan Arch, Marzia Gate, the Etruscan Well.
The name of the city of Perugia “Augusta Perusia” itself has Roman origins: it was coined, in fact, during the second century AD by Emperor Marco Augustus Octavian that besieged captured Perugia during his empire.