8 days in Marche Itinerary

8 days in Marche Itinerary

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Loreto
— 1 night
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Ascoli Piceno
— 3 nights
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Fabriano
— 1 night
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Gabicce Mare
— 2 nights

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Loreto

Loreto ©
Loreto, a hill town, is a comune of the Italian province of Ancona, in the Marche and most commonly known as the seat of the Basilica della Santa Casa, a popular Catholic pilgrimage site.LocationLoreto is located 127m above sea level on the right bank of the Musone river and 22km by rail south-southeast of Ancona; like many places in the Marche, it provides good views from the Apennines to the Adriatic.Main sightsThe city's main monuments occupy the four sides of the piazza: the college of the Jesuits; the Palazzo Comunale (formerly the Palazzo Apostolico), designed by Bramante, that houses an art gallery with works of Lorenzo Lotto, Vouet and Annibale Carracci as well as a collection of maiolica, and the Shrine of the Holy House (Santuario della Santa Casa). On the 11th (Tue), make a trip to Piazza del sabato del villaggio, see the interesting displays at Casa Leopardi, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Della Santa Casa. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Osimo, don't miss a visit to Riviera del Conero, and then don't miss a visit to Grotte di Camerano - Citta Sotterranea di Camerano.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Loreto trip planning site.

Verona to Loreto is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ascoli Piceno.

Things to do in Loreto

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Recanati, Riviera del Conero, Grotte di Camerano - Citta Sotterranea di Camerano, Grotte di Osimo
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Santuario Della Santa Casa ©
Santuario Della Santa Casa
Casa Leopardi ©
Casa Leopardi
Riviera del Conero ©
Riviera del Conero

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Ascoli Piceno

Ascoli Piceno ©
Home to more than 200 towers during the Middle Ages, Ascoli Piceno has one of the most beautiful main plazas in Italy.
Explore Ascoli Piceno's surroundings by going to San Benedetto Del Tronto (Scultura Viva & Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto), Grottammare (Grottammare Borgo Antico & Teatro dell'Arancio) and Tenuta Cocci Grifoni (in Ripatransone). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Piazza del Popolo, contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Pilato, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sant'Emidio.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ascoli Piceno trip itinerary app.

Getting from Loreto to Ascoli Piceno by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fabriano.

Things to do in Ascoli Piceno

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

San Benedetto Del Tronto, Fiastra, Grottammare, Lago di Pilato, Chiesa di Santa Maria della Rocca
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Piazza del Popolo ©
Piazza del Popolo
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto ©
Lungomare San Benedetto del Tronto
Tenuta Cocci Grifoni ©
Tenuta Cocci Grifoni

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Fabriano

Fabriano ©
Fabriano is a town and comune of Ancona province in the Italian region of the Marche, at 325m above sea level. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Tempio del Valadier, then Head underground at Grotte di Frasassi, then don't miss a visit to Abbazia di San Vittore delle Chiuse, and finally examine the collection at Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Fabriano road trip planning tool.

Getting from Ascoli Piceno to Fabriano by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Fabriano are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Gabicce Mare.

Things to do in Fabriano

Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Genga
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Grotte di Frasassi ©
Grotte di Frasassi
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano ©
Paper and Watermark Museum Fabriano
Tempio del Valadier ©
Tempio del Valadier

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Gabicce Mare

Gabicce Mare ©
Gabicce Mare, also named Gabicce, is a town and comune (municipality) in the Province of Pesaro e Urbino, in Italy, region Marche. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Il Teatro dell'Aria, explore the historical opulence of Castello di Gradara, then make a trip to Chiesa San Giovanni Battista in Gradara, and finally explore the historical opulence of Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Montefeltro Vedute Rinascimentali, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale di Urbino, and then learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Guerrieri.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Gabicce Mare driving holiday planner.

Getting from Fabriano to Gabicce Mare by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Gabicce Mare, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Gabicce Mare

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gradara, Urbino, Rocca Roveresca di Senigallia, Azienda Agraria Guerrieri
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Azienda Agraria Guerrieri ©
Azienda Agraria Guerrieri
Castello di Gradara ©
Castello di Gradara
Il Teatro dell'Aria ©
Il Teatro dell'Aria