Serra San Quirico is a wonderful choice for many reasons. Great food and wine, dozens of interesting museums and ancient architecture are just a few of those reasons. A holiday rental home in Serra San Quirico will quickly become your home away from home.
If you can plan your visit around certain dates, you may be able to be in the area during one of the many festivals that take place here. The Medieval Festival is one of the most popular in the region. In addition to live music, craft markets and great street food, you will have the chance to see some medieval jousting. If you have children, consider a visit during the last week of July. That is when the Il Paese de Balocchi Festival takes place. This is a toy-themed festival that is inspired by none other than Pinocchio. Nearby beaches provide the chance for swimming, snorkelling and fishing. Be sure to sample the local food, including a pastry called calcioni that is specific to Serra San Quirico.
Whether you enjoy history, art or nature, there are several spots to visit whilst on holiday to Serra San Quirico. The limestone caves called Frasassi are the largest in all of Europe. See the huge stalagmites and stalactites as you walk on wide and well-lit paths. If you enjoy museums, then you certainly picked a wonderful spot because Serra San Quirico has more museums than any other region in the country. One of the most unique is the Map Museum, called Cartoteca Storica Regionale to locals, which is home to maps dating back to the 13th century.
The warm summers provide a lovely backdrop for outdoor activities, but the weather is quite mild throughout the year, even during the chilly winters, when compared to other parts of the world. The winter average high temperatures are between 8° and 10° C. In the spring time, the average lows are between 6° and 10° C and the highs between 17° and 21° C. The warm summers bring average lows of 14° to 16° C and highs between 25° and 28° C. There is some rain each month with the most occurring during August with 84 mm. The rest of the months typically have between 50 and 78 mm of precipitation per month.
The closest airport to Serra San Quirico is Ancona Falconara Airport (AOI), which is about 33 km away. This airport with quite well serviced by several air carriers. It is recommended that you have a car for use during your stay.