Tucked between the Apennines and the Adriatic Sea, lies a patchwork of old towns, endless undulating hills and vast beaches. This combination of art, picturesque towns and unspoiled nature makes the Marche a very attractive area., Furthermore, it’s not overcrowded here during the high season. So those looking for the more unknown, but certainly as beautiful Italy, should certainly not skip this region.
In the South West of this region, lies the Monte Sibillini. In the summer the mountain tops form a beautiful walking area, from where you can admire breathtaking views. In winter you can also spend your winter vacation here!
The Marche also shines thanks to its history. Even the smallest hamlet, contains hidden secrets from the olden days. The most important cities are Urbino, San Léo, Ascoli Piceno, Pesaro and Ancona. But Loreto, the caves of Frasassi and the Conero peninsula should also be on your bucket-list.
The gastronomy is an extra reason to travel to the Marche. The region around Cagli is famous for its truffles, but also mountain cheeses, hams and do not forget the Olive Ascolante with a glass of dry, white Verdicchio for the perfect Marichian evening.