Discover Civitanova Marche in residence
LE MARCHE; ITALY IN ONE REGION
Discover with us Le Marche, a land enclosed between the Adriatic Sea and the Sibillini Mountains, unique natural places and ancient villages full of history, art and culture.
A seaside town just 3 km from our Residence, easily reachable by car or by bike through a cycle path among the countryside of Civitanova Marche.
Green flowery alleys, colorful houses and walls, a picturesque marina and much more in Civitanova Marche, the right mix between ancient and modern, a place of relax but at the same time full of life, shops, clubs and activities for the whole family. The long sandy beaches are ideal for pleasant walks with the view of the not far Conero, a crystalline sea with shallow water, certified with the Blue Flag of Europe and bathing facilities equipped for every need. Water sports, cycle paths, games and green spaces for children will certainly not bore you in Civitanova Marche.
Kite Surf (equipped beach, South beach), sport fishing (info at La Celeste), Sailing (Club Vela Porto Civitanova), Cycle path (3 km route connecting the city Alta to the port) with the possibility of renting bikes on site ( 100 meters from the Residence), skating (5 km), AS Agrigolf, Hippodrome San Marone (7 km), Circolo Ippico degli Ulivi (3 km), Civic Art Gallery (2 km), Shopping and factory shops (Fornarina, Paciotti, Naturino... 3,5 km).
The city was born as a small fishing village, from the ancient origins of Civitanova Alta, a city of other times located in the hills a few miles from the sea. In the upper town we recommend the Annibal Caro Theatre , with a Renaissance portal from 1480, and in the main square, the former Town Hall (XVI century) with a portico and double staircase entrance. The birthplace of Annibal Caro houses the Gallery of Modern Art (works by Carrà, Morandi, Sironi, Manzù). The Church of San Paolo (XVIII century) preserves interesting paintings from the 16th century. and the baptismal font of 1423. Worthy of note is the Gothic portal and the bell tower of the Church of San Francesco (XVI).
The Riviera del Conero is the most exclusive part of the Marche coast. A promontory with its green natural park close to the sea, with unique views and landscapes. White cliffs between the green and the rock of the mountain almost completely uncontaminated, wich most of them you can only reach by boat.
LE MARCHE BY THE HILLS
Discover all the magnificent villages in the Marche hills. First stop Recanati (20 km from our Residence), home of the poet Giacomo Leopardi, visit his house and his library, the characteristic historical center and the Leopardi places, the Museum of Beniamino Gigli and the Villa Colloredo Mels Civic Museum.
Not far away from Recanati you can find the world famous Basilica of Loreto, place of worship.
Just 28.5 km from the Residence do not miss the historic center of Macerata enclosed between walls and city gates, inside the Teatro Lauro Rossi, the Arena Sferisterio, the University, Palazzo Ricci and the Carriage Museum.
Continue to Treia (40 km), famous for Antiquities and Restoration (Il Tarlo di Mancini Adriano) and Camerino (66,5 km), with its medieval old town also famous for the Varnelli company store. Finally MAtelica (83,5km) with its compani shops (Confezioni di Matelica) and Cantine del Verdicchio.
Le Marche territory extends to the Sibillini Mountains National Park, a natural paradise just 64 km from our Residence. There are several attractions for lovers of high altitudes, walks in the open air, mountain biking, free flight, rafting and horse riding. For the winter season you will find the best ski resorts in the Marche region of Sarnano and Ussita (74.5 - 92 km).