Powerful etruscan center and then an important medieval town, lovingly preserves precious traces of its bright historical periods. Gateway to the acropolis entrance is the Rocca Paolina, historical and unique architectural complex of its kind, "container" of the medieval city hidden inside.
Crossing it with escalators, including historical remains and contemporary suggestions, you climb to the heart of the city, where Perugia and students love to get together, that immediately fascinates and that has fascinated visitors on the Grand Tour. From the thirteenth century Fontana Maggiore features a bewitching path in the historical center leading to the discovery of other excellences such as the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, palazzo dei Priori, the National Gallery, the Etruscan arch, the Basilica of San Domenico, the church of San Michele Arcangelo and Basilica of Saint Peter.
In October, there is the most delicious Italian festival: Eurocholate a festival dedicated to the tradition of Italian and international chocolate.