Location

THE TERRITORY SURROUNDINGS HOW TO REACH US

In Umbria, in the province of Perugia, within the Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini, Campi is a village 10km far from Norcia, council it belongs to, which preserves a typical medieval castle aspect.

THE TERRITORY

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As Umbria is known as Italy’s green heart, the beautiful Valnerina valley, crossed by the river Nera from Narni to Visso, can be defined the pulsing soul of this region. In the council of Norcia ‘s territory FonteAntica is situated in the Valle Castoriana which joins Preci to Ancarano, a valley considered the spiritual cradle of the Benedettino movement. Its name dates back a thousand years ago, due to the presence of temples dedicated to the Dioscuri Castore and Polluce, patrons of medicine. And it’s exactly here where the surgery school was founded under Saint Cosma and Damiano’s protection. Inside Campi there’s a medieval castle (on top) and Etruscan and Roman agricultural agglomeration (at the bottom), it rappresents one of the most caratteristic and fascinating village of Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini .

SURROUNDINGS

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The Valle Campiana is still intact because not well known, it’s part of the principal artistic, cultural and religious excursions in Umbria and Valnerina. Castelluccio, the beautiful Pian Grande (35 km) and Monte Vettore are important are a must in the Parco Nazionale dei Monti Sibillini. Norcia (11km) and its famous gastronomy, Cascia (30 km), with the sanctuary dedicated to Saint Rita, and Visso (17 km) are a must to discover Valnerina. Spoleto (45 km), the Marmore cascade (50 km) Assisi (75 km) and Perugia (100 km) are important places to visit to have a complete view of the beauties of Umbria.

HOW TO REACH US

From South: exit A1 Orte – direction Terni, after Spoleto turn over towards Norcia – continue in direction for Visso (SS 209 Valnerina) till the crossroad to Preci – continue for 10 km till Campi – follow the FonteAntica indications.

From north: exit A1 Valdichiana – direction Perugia – once in Perugia continue on the SS Flaminia towards Foligno-Spoleto – 3 km before Spoleto turn towards Norcia and follow the SS 209 of Valnerina in direction Visso till the crossroad to Preci – turn right and continue for about 10 km till Campi – follw the indications to FonteAntica.

From est: exit A 14 S. Benedetto del Tronto – take Via Salaria in direction Roma – turn where indicated Norcia when at Arquata del Tronto – At Norcia follow the indications to Preci for 11 km – once in Campi follow indications to FonteAntica.

From Roma: 190 km – from Firenze 260 km – from Napoli 310 km – from Bologna 350 km – from Milano 530 km.

Railway station: Spoleto –  www.trenitalia.com

Airport: S.Egidio – Perugia (90 km) – Ancona Falconara (140 km)  – Roma Fiumicino (160 km)

Bus connections from Roma, Spoleto  – www.oraribus.com

Coord. GPS:

42°51’16.0″N

13°05’52.6″E
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