Le Marche… Italy‘s best kept Secret

Activities

A wide range of interesting festivals and markets take place during the year, such as the Rossini Opera Festival in August in Pesaro, the historic Palio in Cagli (August) or the autumn truffle markets in Acqualagna and Pergola.

For nature lovers, you will also be seduced by the beauty of the Marche and places such as the Frasassi caves, Furlo canyon, San Bartolo national parc, the Monti Sibillini, or the beautiful white beaches of the Monte Conero. You can go hiking, cycling, mountain biking and horse riding. In winter, you can also go Nordic or alpine skiing in the Monte Catria or Monti Sibillini.

To get to the sea, it will take you less than half an hour to reach the Adriatic coast and the beaches of fine sand or pebbles.

If you like sophisticated modern cuisine, the Marche offers many very good Michelin Star restaurants, but also very good traditional and family restaurants.

Art and culture… The province of Pesaro and Urbino, as well as other parts of Marche, offer numerous cultural touristic itineraries to discover gems of ancient beauty…

Sport or excursions in nature… Sea and beaches, hills and mountains, natural parks, landscapes of Marche…

Capital of the truffle, use of fresh, top quality products and strictly based on tradition and local produce, each local area has its distinctive “cucina tipica delle Marche”…