Reviewed on 18 Dec 2019
Visitors to Perugia are sure to enjoy the jazz scene and festivals. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments, museums and cathedral. Top sights in the city include Cathedral of Saint Lorenzo, Piazza IV Novembre and Fontana Maggiore.
The city is well known for its jazz and festivals, and cultural venues include National Gallery of Umbria (Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria), Banker's Guild Hall (Collegio del Cambio) and Hall of Notaries. Attractions like Citta della Domenica and Perugina Chocolate Factory are fun for everyone, not just kids. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Cathedral of Saint Lorenzo, Piazza IV Novembre, and Fontana Maggiore.
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Other favourite sights in Perugia include Palazzo dei Priori, Arco Etrusco and Oratorio di San Bernardino. Outside the city, popular places to see include Roman Temple of Minerva, located 11.7 mi (18.9 km) from the heart of the city, and Basilica of Santa Chiara, which is 11.9 mi/19.1 km away.
If you want to journey outside the area, hop aboard a train from Perugia Station, Perugia Università Station or Perugia-Ponte San Giovanni Station. Perugia might not have many public transport options so consider a car rental to maximise your time.