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Città della Pieve

Città della Pieve is an Umbrian town situated on hill at 508 m a.s.l. that dominates Valdichiana and the Trasimeno Lake, on the border between Umbria and Tuscany and not far from the Lazio region: in other words in the middle of central Italy. The hill is similar to a plateau. Under the geological aspect the area is extremely interesting and full of fossils. This area was the delta of the river Tiber that flowed into the ancient Valdichiana sea.

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The countryside reminds the scenery immortalized by this area’s most famous native, PIETRO VANNUCCI, aka “Il Perugino”, whose paintings clearly depict how he was inspired by his land of origin.