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Gubbio is a medieval town and commune situated in the far north eastern part of the Italian province of Perugia (Umbria). It is located on the lowest slope of Mt. Ingino, a small mountain of the Apennines. It is one of the most ancient towns of Umbria, extremely well preserved during centuries and known for its medieval palaces, churches, cathedrals and other historic buildings, which attracts many tourists. There are plenty of Gothic style buildings seen in this town along with homes in traditional design.
Explore on you holiday to Gubbio
The little town of Gubbio has a rich history dating back to the Pre Roman era and it was earlier known as Iguvium by the Romans. The town became a vital centre for the people living in Umbria and it was well known for its discovery of Gubbio Tables.
There are many places which are well worth a visit on your holiday in Gubbio, including the Roman Theatre, St. Ubaldo Basilica, San Francesco, San Giovanni Battista and Ducal Palace, which are to name a few. To complete your trip to Gubbio do not miss visiting the Basilica of Sant' Ubaldo, on the slopes of Mount Ingino. The best way to reach the Basilica of Sant' Ubaldo is by a cableway starting from "Porta Romana". It surmounts a drop of 360 m within 6 minutes and during the ascent visitors can enjoy the landscape.
Gubbio holidays offer a host of attractions including many historical and religious places to visit if you are keen on history. The Umbrian region’s rich countryside offers peace and serenity amidst picturesque surroundings, with beautiful views of the medieval town.
There are good accommodation facilities available in this town and you can enjoy some lovely Umbrian cuisine in some of the best restaurants here in Gubbio. There are many local specialties cooked here with the best quality ingredients made by master chefs.
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