A sacred theft, the accusations against a childhood friend, the death of a man of the Church …. A mistery to be solved which will force the famous anatomist / pathologist of the 16° century, Bartolomeo Eustachio, Pope’s personal doctor, to investigate across the streets, the Churches and Palaces in San Severino Marche and to use all his experiences and aknowledges to find the guilty. Are you ready to follow him in this adventure in the XVI century?
We propose to you a long weekend in SAN SEVERINO MARCHE and surrounding. Its origins are very ancient: founded as a Roman colony and municipality with the name of Septempeda, became soon very important for its location on the route between the Adriatic Sea and the roman Via Flaminia and one of the most rich and active centers of territory. Youl' ll visit the two sites of the town: the Castello, now almost uninhabited, which is the first original and medioeval center on the top of Monte Nero, and the Borgo, the modern town and the actual city centre. fter this sightseeing you’ll visit the surroundings, as the amazing ghost town of Elcito, placed on a rocky spur at 820 mt above sea level, and well know for its location as “the Tibet of the Marche”, and the other closer towns as Tolentino, Treia and Cingoli, even with ancient origins, which faced many times San Severino for the domain of territory
DEPARTURE : EVERY THURSDAY
1°DAY SAN SEVERINO
Arrival in the afternoon on your own transport in San Severino Marche. Welcome drink and check-in in the Hotel, placed in the main square of the town. Time at disposal. Free Dinner and overnight
2°DAY SAN SEVERINO
Breakfast in the hotel and meeting with touristig guide. In the morning guided sightseeing of San Severino: the Borgo with the great oval square, the Theater Feronia, Town Hall with the Clock Tower, the Churches, the noble Palaces; then with a urban trekking trial up to the medioeval site of Castello with the ancient cathedral, the city walls, the fountain of the 7 spouts. Free Lunch. In the afternoon excursion to Elcito which keeps still the atmosphere of a place out of time such as the following Castello di Pitino: rich settlement in the period from VII to V cen. a.C., the most important in the hinterland thanks to the location on 660 mt on the sea level. Just for its location it was for many times the matter of many battles among San Severino and the other towns of Tolentino, Treia, Cingoli and the Duchy of Camerino. Return to the hotel. Free dinner. Overnight.
3°GG TOLENTINO / TREIA/CINGOLI
Breakfast in the hotel. Entire day of excursion with guide in the closer towns. First stop in Tolentino with the visit of the city centre and the Castello della Rancia, place of the battle in the 1815 between the armies of Gioacchino Murat and the Austrian, which is considered the first attempt at Italian independence. Then visit of Treia: surrounded by a perfectly preserved medieval wall the town keeps the charm of its ancient origin. Free lunch. In the afternoon transfer to Cingoli and guided seightseeing of this village wellknown as the “Balcony of the Marche” for its location on a terrace: the town presents a medioeval wall well preserved with churches, palaces and monuments witness of the glorious past. Return to San Severino. Free dinner. Overnight.
4° GG CANFAITO
Breakfast in the hotel. In the morning excursion with driver to the Beech forest of CANFAITO, for a walk among the centuries-old beech trees including the largest in the Marche, in an almost magical and timeless path. Return to San Severino. End of services.
INDIVIDUAL RATE: € 550
(based on 6 customers)
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: € 80
3 nights in a 4 * Charming Residence in double rooms with private services
Treatment of bed and breakfast;
2 full days of private guided seightseeing and excursions only for the group
1 half day of private guided seightseeing only for the group
Performances of actors during the visits
Screenplay created for the actors performances
Transport by private vehicle and driver only for the group during the planned visits and excursions;
RATE DOESN'T INCLUDE:
Service Fee € 20
Transportation to and from the hotel
Meals and drinks with meals
The entrances to museums and places of visit
The tourist tax