Spotless and Travels around Urbino and Montefeltro
The Montefeltro is a historical region of northerncentral Italy situated between Marche, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany and the Republic of San Marino.
Montefeltro is a land for the most mountainous and hilly with the presence of various woods that give to the unspoiled landscape an unusual scenery for tourists accompanied by unique colors and perfumes.
The territory of the Montefeltro is distinguished by the presence of the Regional Natural Park of Sasso Simone and Simoncello and magnificent and unique castles and fortresses, some of which considered among the most interesting in Italy.
These structures are real testimonies of historical past of this territory which was a passage that linked the North of Italy and Europe with Rome and the Mediterranean.
The Regional Natural Park of Sasso Simone and Simoncello is a protected area established by the Marche region; this picturesque area rich of unique landscapes is situated in the heart of the Montefeltro between Marche, Tuscany and Romagna and presents reliefs that go up to 1,415 meters. The park was established in 1994 and its major reliefs are the Sassi Simone and Simoncello, Mount Canale, Mount Carpegna and Mount Palazzolo which have shares ranging from 670 m to 1415 m. above sea level. This particular area includes 20 municipalities, all unique because rich of scenery and activities that are of great interest to tourists; these areas are called: : Belforte all’Isauro, Carpegna, Casteldelci, Frontino, Lunano, Macerata Feltria, Maiolo, Mercatino Conca, Montecerignone, Montecopiolo, Montegrimano, Novafeltria, Pennabilli, Piandimeleto, Pietrarubbia, San Leo, Sant’Agata Feltria, Sassocorvaro, Sassofeltrio e Talamello.
In this geographical area the agriculture and forestry, crafts, small and medium industry and tourism co-exist in an area of outstanding beauty. The economy of the Montefeltro is still mainly agroforestry with various food products that have achieved much fame at national level such as formaggio di fossa, the prosciutto of Carpegna without forget the raising of the white truffle of Acqualagna. The tourist that visiting the Montefeltro has multiple ways to live his vacation in this beautiful land, there are in fact many services that make even more unique the experience of who visit this area such as sports, excursions, many outdoor activities and relax in the many spas presents in this area.
The Montefeltro is a real place of comfort for the visitor, the air, in fact, is pure and dry, this is due to the geographical location that overlooks this place to the northeast and to the current dry coming from the Adriatic, but also for the total absence of any air pollution.
Of fundamental importance is the water present in this area of course pristine and that gives rise to numerous hot springs spa offering a unique comfort for the visitor.
Very present in the territory of Montefeltro is also the sport; air typically clear and cold in winter in this area, acco
mpanied by snow whitening the valleys and peaks of the mountains, mainly Monte Carpegna, allows tourists who love skiing to spend an unforgettable experience surrounded by an untouched nature . Of particular note are the lifts of the Eremo where the visitor has the opportunity to use a modern chair lift and skiing in the dark on a beautiful floodlit piste permitted thanks to the equipment for artificial snow that enables snowy slopes every hour also in lack of natural precipitation.
The details and beautiful routes that make this place are particularly suitable for those who like hiking and mountain biking trails which will be able to spend wonderful moments accompanied by spectacular views that open onto views ranging from the Apennines to the Adriatic .
Many of these itineraries can be traveled on horseback, an alternative way to enjoy the beauty of this place thanks also to the presence of various stables in the area that also offer the assistance of a guide for those who want to advance into the most inaccessible places yet time fascinating surrounding the Sasso Simone and Simoncello.
Of extraordinary beauty appears the nature present in this quiet and unique place accompanied by calls of wild animals, scents of the various plantations landscapes and clear views that make this extraordinary place a reason of extraordinary well-being but also of deep reflection for the visitor which certainly will not be disappointed.