Motorcycle Routes Monte Amiata – Umbria
Total kilometers 280
We will touch: Chianciano, Lago Trasimeno, Assisi, Città della Pieve.
This day is dedicated to Umbria. Passing through the thermal station of Chianciano, you reach the beautiful Trasimeno Lake. We will go around the lake passing through Passignano, where we will stop for a drink. From here we have a stunning view with the Monte Amiata in the background.
Another important stop in Monte del Lago, from which it is possible to ammire the entire lake.
Then it’s the time of Assisi. First of all, we go through the highway, and we take the exit Ospedaletto. From here we can see Assisi in front of us on the top of the hill.
The city of Saint Francis awaits us in all its splendor. You necessary have to visit the Cathedral of Saint Clare and Saint Francis, and go for a walk through the streets of downtown. Here you can have a lunch in one of the local bar of the historical village.
The returning journey starts and crosses the entire Umbrian valley in order to get back to Tuscany, just went through Città della Pieve, which is reached by going through a winding road. If you want, you can have a bath in the spa resort of San Casciano dei Bagni. This street winds in a ridge that divide the two valleys, with the Radicofani hill and the Monte Amiata in the background.
After the long journey, you can have a moment of rest before the dinner.The meals will be accompanied by a tipical umbrian wine: the Sagrantino.