The towns close to our hotel with a view on the Conero mountain
From the hotel it is possible to visit some of the best known towns of the Conero Rivera and the Marche Region
The hotel, located in front of the sea has a privileged position both for sea lovers and for those who come to the Conero riviera to visit also the best known cultural, artistic and religious destinations of the Marche region. Indeed, some of the well known tourist destinations of the region are easy to reach from the hotel. Visit Porto Recanati as well and discover the Marche region by clicking on the banner here on the side. Through Virtualmarche you can leave for a charming tour through the region's towns, beaches, protected natural areas and the medieval small towns.
THE CONERO RIVIERA
For those who like the combination of beach and relax or enjoy being surrounded by nature, the wonderful Conero Riviera with its amazing coves and tiny beaches surrounded by the green of a wonderful nature, is a must see. A coastline where, among the small towns of Portonovo, Sirolo and Numana, white sandy beaches interchange with steep cliffs plunging into a clear blue sea, awarded with the European Blue Flag.
The Conero Park presents the tourist with a very diverse and enchanting environment: woods with broom and strawberry trees, coastal cliffs and beaches, agricultural areas and hills with olive tree groves, vineyards and sunflowers fields. Within the Conero Park it is possible to do guided tours, bird watching, trekking, horse riding and walks among the woods or the bright country side.
Sirolo, pearl of the Adriatic Sea and gem oF the Conero Riviera, is well known for it gravel beaches and its super white coves. The square, elegant and socialite hub, is the meeting point to enjoy a happy hour on a panoramic terrace overlooking the sea. The symbol of Sirolo is undoubtedly Le Due Sorelle beach, declared as one of the 10 most beautiful, enchanting and unpolluted beaches in Italy and since always awarded with the European Blue Flag.
Ancient fisherman village, Numana is perched on the hill and falls sheer on the bays of Numana Alta. Overlooking south, Numana Bassa and Marcelli, with their wide equipped beaches, are modern and lively seaside locations. Peculiar, is the historical town centre with its limestone houses made out of the Conero stone, and the countless alleys going down to the sea gravel beach, with bathing establishments, sport gear, restaurants and bars.
International destination for the Marian basilica è sorta intorno alla Santa Casa di Nazareth. Nella basilica hanno operato i migliori architetti a partire dal XV secolo, come Francesco di Giorgio Martini, Giuliano da Sangallo, Donato Bramante, Luigi Vanvitelli. Una delle cappelle è stata affrescata dal pittore portorecanatese Biagio Biagetti. pilgrimage, the cathedral was built around the Holy House of Nazareth. Starting from the XV century, the best architects such as Francesco di Giorgio Martini, Giuliano da Sangallo, Donato Bramante, Luigi Vanvitelli worked here. One of the chapels was painted the local painter Biagio Biagetti.
At just 10 km from Sirolo there is the native town of the poet Giacomo Leopardi, with his family palace used as a museum and the Leopardian places still intact and full of charm. The Beniamino Gigli museum keeps the memories of the well known tenor, whereas the Civic Art Gallery keeps the paintings of Lorenzo Lotto and the Diocesan Museum keeps the works of painters such as Mantegna, Guercino and Sassoferrato.
Located on a hill separating the river Aspio valley from the river Musone valley, Castelfidardo is not far from the sea and from the beautiful beaches of the Conero Riviera. It is known all around the world for its music instruments factories; especially the accordion, the player piano and the organs. To see: the Accordion Museum dedicated to the music instrument that for over a century had in the town of Castelfidardo its main centre of production.
Rich in history, Macerata stands out for being a very calm and welcoming town, ideal for short family getaways and for those keen on history and passionate about beautiful landscapes. Well know is the Sferisterio, the outdoor opera theatre, known for its amazing acoustic. Unique in its architectural structure, every year the theatre hosts thousands of visitors with a passion or opera or simply fascinated by the beauty of its structure.
GROTTE DI FRASASSI
Europe's biggest karst system of extraordinary scientific and speleological interest, it offers an incomparable show of stalactites, stalagmites and other concretions with the most extraordinary shapes. The Wind Big Cave extends for more than 13 km. At only 45 minutes driving distance, a unique and unforgettable experience. The caves are open to the public all year around.
It is the first town of the Central Appennini Mountains of the Marche region to be found on the way back from Umbria. The town expands on an area of 226 Km where, a bit more than 30000 people live. It it universally known as the Town of Paper: it was indeed one of the first European centres where, at the beginning of the XII century, the production of paper started.