Orvieto is located between Florence and Rome, its large territory, bordering lower Tuscany and upper Lazio regions, offers the visitor interesting proposals and places to see. Typical villages and natural parks are scattered in an area that is easily accessible from the city center. Less than an hour’s drive, in fact, there are some of the most interesting places and areas in all central Italy.
A few kilometers from Orvieto, on the border with Lazio region, in the territory of the Tuscia there are two of the most beautiful villages in Italy: Civita di Bagnoregio and Torre Alfina: two small villages with a fairytale appearance that enchant the visitor. Also in Lazio, Bolsena with its wonderful bathing lake is 20 km away. This town overlooking the water has historically had a strong bond with Orvieto, being the place where the Eucharistic Miracle took place and whose precious relic of the Corporal the Cathedral of Orvieto was made guardian. Finally, less than an hour from Orvieto, there is Bomarzo with its picturesque “Monsters park”, a green area where there are large stone sculptures representing mythological characters and animal figures.