Where to stay around Parrano?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 422 holiday lettings near Parrano. From 147 apartments to 92 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Parrano for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Parrano?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Parrano. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Orvieto Funicular: 1,862 holiday lettings
  • Pietrafitta Paleontological Museum: 3,040 holiday lettings
  • Sarteano Castle: 3,298 holiday lettings
  • Porta Romana: 1,816 holiday lettings
  • Cesare Caporali Theater: 3,958 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Parrano listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Parrano?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 147 apartments in Parrano. Our other popular types of Parrano holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 92 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 71 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 50 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Parrano?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 280 holiday homes with pool available in Parrano. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental at Parrano, Umbria your home away from home

    Parrano is a classic medieval town in Umbria with a typical castle, old city walls, impressive gates and a beautiful church. The town has been beautifully restored to retain its historic charm and harmonious character. It is a very serene place to enjoy a self-catering villa, ideal for a relaxing holiday in Umbria and makes a good base for exploring nearby towns such as Citta della Pieve, Fabro and Montalcino.

    Things to Do at Parrano, Umbria Discover Local History

    There are plenty of things to see and do within easy reach from your Parrano holiday villa. The castle is a local landmark with its two square-based towers. The Duomo has fabulous frescoes by Luca Signorelli and the 15th century Church of St Biagio, just outside the city walls, is well worth a visit.

    Visit the Springs

    The thermal hot water springs near Parrano make a great day out and the mineral spring waters are said to be very therapeutic.

    Enjoy Souvenir Shopping

    There are plenty of nearby towns with gift and souvenir shops which are ideal for browsing and shopping. Typical products made in this region are handicrafts, salami, truffles and mushrooms.

    Places to Visit Near Parrano, Umbria Devil's Caves

    Known locally as the Tane del Diavolo, these twenty extensive cave formations in the Fosso del Bagno are of great archeological interest. They were inhabited during the Bronze era and many of the findings are now on display in the Archaeological Museum of Perugia.


    Siena is an important city about 100km drive from your Parrano holiday villa. It has a magnificent 12th century Duomo, with ornate architectural decoration and the baptismal font has decorations by Donatello. The large town square has many wonderful buildings to explore and is the site of the Palio horse races which take place on July 2nd and August 16th each year.

    Florence (Firenze)  

    Florence is about 135km drive away from your holiday villa in Parrano. The city is world-famous for its architecture and art with many museums and a rich heritage in its many churches. The Duomo has the largest brick-built dome in the world and visitors can climb to the top for excellent views over the city. The nearby bell tower and the baptistery buildings are both wonderful sights and the shops on the Ponte Vecchio are also worth browsing.

    Weather at Parrano, Umbria

    Umbria has beautiful weather with mild winters and hot sunny summers. The winter temperatures are generally above freezing by day and may drop to freezing on the coldest nights. July temperatures reach 30°C with cooler evenings and the summer has less rain showers than other seasons. Spring and fall are ideal times to visit with moderate temperatures and quieter attractions.

    Travel to Parrano, Umbria

    The nearest airport to your Parrano holiday villa is at Perugia (PEG), 65km drive away. Alternatively, fly to Rome's Leonardo da Vinci International (FCO) Airport which is 150km away. A hire car is highly recommended for reaching Perrano and for exploring the surrounding area.

    Activities and attractions in and around Parrano

    Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Parrano a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Monte Vibiano Castle (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Orvieto Funicular (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
    • Tavernelle Aquatic Park (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
    • Equestrian Center San Biagio (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Parrano

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Parrano. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Parco dei Sette Frati (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Lake Trasimeno (19.5 mi / 31.5 km)
    • Lake Bolsena (21 mi / 33.8 km)
    • Val di Chiana (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)