Destination guide

Travel to historic Perugia

Enjoy the area's monuments, history and museums and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Perugia. Renowned for its chocolate shops, jazz and cathedral, this city welcomes all visitors. Cathedral of S. Lorenzo and Piazza IV Novembre are just a couple of the must-sees. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Perugia

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Perugia has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Citta della Domenica (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Perugina Chocolate Factory (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Golf Club Perugia (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Equestrian Center San Biagio (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Magione Racetrack (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Autodromo dell'Umbria (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Perugia

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Perugia is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parco di Porta Sant'Angelo (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Giardino Frontone (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sualzo Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Park of Mount Subasio (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Lake Trasimeno (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Isola Maggiore (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Perugia

Fly into Perugia (PEG-Sant Egidio), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Perugia Station, Perugia Università Station and Perugia-Ponte San Giovanni Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Perugia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,477 holiday lettings near Perugia. From 506 Houses to 445 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Perugia for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Perugia?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Perugia:

  • Ponte d'Oddi: 27 holiday homes
  • Quartiere di Porta Crucifera: 77 holiday homes
  • Antognola: 701 holiday homes
  • Capodacqua: 29 holiday homes
  • Montegiove: 642 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Perugia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Perugia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palazzo della Penna: 2,707 holiday lettings
  • Church of San Michele Arcangelo: 2,595 holiday lettings
  • National Museum of Umbrian Archaeology: 2,541 holiday lettings
  • Basilica di San Domenico: 2,751 holiday lettings
  • Perugia-Ponte San Giovanni Station: 2,293 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Perugia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Perugia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 506 Houses in Perugia. Our other popular types of Perugia holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 445 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,005 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 59 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Perugia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,693 holiday homes with pool available in Perugia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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