CORTONA dominates the Valdichiana and admire the Monte Amiata. The medieval walls that surround it give the town a considerable archeological importance. From the city you can enjoy a great view of Lake Trasimeno. In a principal part of the city are located the sanctuary of Santa Margherita, the sanctuary of Francescano delle Celle and the Medici fortress.
Along Cortona’s alley you can visit the Etruscan Academy Museum, the Diocesan Museum, The Cathedral, S. Domenico’s and S. Francesco’s Churches. An appointment that you cannot miss it is Cortona Antiquaria, one of the most important national antiques exhibition market in Italy that take place very year between August and September in Palazzo Vagnotti.