Here is a list of few ideas of things to do and see in March in Tuscany and Umbria.
Home at Fontanaro
Experience a cooking vacation at il Fontanaro.
Learn to cook like an Italian in an unique Italian agriturismo in the country side of Umbria, few steps from the Medieval village of Paciano.
Chianti (Radda in Chianti)
Trail 2018 – March 23 to 25 Follow #runchiantidream for all updates. Short race 15 km. Medium race 37 km, or long race 73 km. http://www.chiantiultratrail.com/en/radda-in-chianti/
March 2 to 11 – Chocolate Festival at Piazza della Santissima Annunziata
March 10 to 12 – Taste Florence – http://www.pittimmagine.com/en/corporate/fairs/taste.html
The fair dedicated to excellence in taste and food lifestyles.
March 23 Potato festival
March 30 Street food festival
Up to May 1 – Monet experience at Piazza di Santo Stefano. Cost 13 Euro. http://www.monetexperience.it/
Easter breakfast in Montefalco – Saturday, March 31 we will enjoy together the Umbrian traditions, an eno-gastronomic journey. 10:30 AM meet up at the cellar and departure for a walk through the vineyards surrounding the estate of Montefalco, followed by a guided tour of the underground cellar.
11:30 AM Easter breakfast: historical and culinary origins of the typical products of the Easter celebrations, tastings of the Lungarotti wines paired and brunch inside the Salone delle Feste.
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Adults: € 30 per person Children: € 15 (free up to 5 years)
March 30 – Craft and Art market (flea market) up to April 2 at la Fortezza di Montepulciano
up to March 11 – truffle festival, 55° edition. At Piazza san Benedetto, Norcia. More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/522582001422523/
up to March 11 – international photo and video festival
– ORVIETO’S UNDERGROUND TOUR WITH WINE TASTING LUNCH
During this tour your you will be taken under the town exploring some of the 440 caves which have been used for centuries for various purposes such as refrigerators for wine barrels, stables, water wells and cisterns as well for getting a very local one-course meal…pigeons! After your tour, just few minute walk far away, you will find one of the local’s favorite place for light lunch in town. The price includes: Group tour of Orvieto Underground, Wine tasting, light lunch Location: ORVIETO Duration: 2 hours
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last week of March. Date to confirm. Spring Market
Ambrogio Lorenzetti Exhibition. at Piazza Duomo 2 up to April 8. One of the most influent painter in Europe – (Siena, 1290 ca.-1348)
Torrita di Siena
March 17th to 25th 2018. Inside this very small Middle Ages town, there will be a very funny the a donkey race (palio). firstname.lastname@example.org
March 18. 58 km Marathon. http://www.podismo.it/strasimeno-ultramaratona-del-lago-trasimeno/
Fish at the lake – learn the art of fishing at Trasimeno lake and taste a lunch with local products and your…fish!
Dolce Vita Tour
Discover the thermal spring with an Italian vintage car, experience the thermal spring of Chianciano and taste delicious local food! Cost: 189 euro – Duration 6 hours.