Live like a local in Umbria and Perugia is the best way to enjoy our region, one of the smallest of the peninsula where everything, absolutely everything, it’s really handy.
Umbria is rich in art, history, cultural and religious traditions but it also has a deep food culture. Umbria is also the greenest region in Italy, a prerogative which earned it the nickname of “green heart of Italy”.
In our homes, The Charming Villa Nuba apartments rental, you can relax in nature but you can also enjoy arts and local culture, because Villa Nuba vacation apartments for rent, although situated in the countryside, is only a few minutes walk from the heart of the medieval center of Perugia, where there are excellent restaurants, taverns, pubs, pizzerias, and where you can taste dishes of Umbrian cuisine, as well as the best wine in Italy.
Thanks to our selection of the best shops and restaurants where to buy, eat and find everything you need and thanks to the Villa Nuba Gold Card, a card that we offer to all our Guests and which provides discounts and special care in the best shops, trattoria and restaurants of Umbria, the tourist who chooses Villa Nuba will feel special and above all feel really he is living like a local.
That’s not all, on request we can offer wine tasting tours, cooking lessons with a great Umbrian chef, trips to Perugia and in the most beautiful medieval villages in the region, horseback riding in the Umbrian countryside, a traditional Umbrian dinner directly in your apartment and cooked by a personal chef, personal shopper, pottery courses, photography courses, personal massager, cuddles thought to ensure our Guests maximum enjoyment and relaxation.
The tourist who wants to live like a local at Villa Nuba brings back to his country the memory of a unique experience in our Umbria region.
Perugia is also the ideal base for exploring all of central Italy: cities like Siena and Cortona are very close and Rome or Florence are just two hours away.
Perugia is also at the center of Umbria, therefore small architectural jewels and medieval towns such as Assisi, Spello, Gubbio, Trevi and Corciano are just a few minutes drive from Villa Nuba.
Finally, to live like a local, you can not miss the superb gastronomic products of our region: olive oil, red wines of Torgiano and the “Super Umbria” red wine of Montefalco, the prestigious white wine of Orvieto, the black truffle of the Valnerina, cheeses, as well as salami, ham, sausages known as Norcinerie and the famous porchetta.
All this becomes reality in your charming vacation rental “Villa Nuba”, where there is also an eco saltwater pool and a fantastic barbecue area where you can cook with your family.
In the garden of Your Villa Nuba home rental in Perugia you can find a small herb garden with sage, rosemary , mint, basil and various aromatic herbs that you can uenjoy when you cook Your lunch and dinner !
CRAFTS IN PERUGIA
In Perugia, especially in and around the city, craft activities full shops and workshops, involving the masters of wood, iron, embroidery and ceramics.
Local works of craft are available around Perugia, visiting small towns such as Deruta, Todi, the Lake Trasimeno and Città di Castello.
These are the result of artisans, who have instilled in their art a passion deriving from their ancestors. Works of art and craft but also natural products such as truffles, olive oil and wine, characterize Umbria and are basic elements of a culture which is expressed through the neverending and passionate work of its inhabitants.
The tourist who really want to know the way of life in Umbria and Perugia, finds in these products the meaning of a small region, situated at the center of Italy, but full of great history and culture.
Thanks to “The Villa Nuba Gold Card” the Guests of the Villa Nuba holiday vacation rentals in Perugia enjoy special care and discounts by the ArtiCity Association – Craft shops of Perugia’s historical center. This exclusive card permits to visit the workshops and buy the prestigious products with great discounts.The handicraft products are all made by the skilled artesans of Perugia with old techniques of working handed down them from generation to generation.
Finally the shop ” Nual – Arte Artigiana ” in Piazza Matteotti ,43 (tel +39 075 572 8466 ) is the only store in the heart of the historic center of Perugia of prestigious recreations of original paintings according to the prestigious Pictografia’s technique on fresco, canvas and board as well as beautiful handcrafted fabrics for home, artistic lamps and crafts watch art . A visit to this ” minimal art boutique store” is a must for those who love crafts Umbrian quality .
Staying at Villa Nuba Yand taking inspiration by the many suggestions of us, home owners and lovers of Umbria, our Guests have the opportunity to enjoy two holidays in one: the total relaxation in a historic villa surrounded by greenery in Perugia and Umbria and at the same time the opportunity to live like a local and sightseeing the medieval town of Perugia and the villages and countrysde that’s are all around the town.
We just have to tell …. we are waiting for you !