Essential Perugia Information
Things to do
Perugia Area An Historic Hilltop City The capital of Umbria in central Italy, Perugia is a picturesque hilltop city, with expansion also leading to further settlement in the surrounding valleys. It lies about a hundred miles north of Rome and is crossed by the river Tiber. With origins in Etruscan times, the city has a long and interesting history. It is a thriving centre for arts and culture and has been home to several famous painters throughout the ages, with the university dating back to medieval times.Read more
PERUGIA SHOPPING As a general rule most shops will open Monday to Saturday from 09.00 and close at 13.00 for lunch, reopening at 15.30 until 19.00. Markets There is a covered market held daily off Piazza Matteotti Tuesdays and Saturdays there is a market on Via Ercolane Saturday a market is held at Pian di Massiano Supermarkets Etruria SMA Via R. Van Marle San Marco Perugia Tel: +39 07542751 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Coop Fontivegge P.zza Vittorio Veneto Perugia Tel: +39 0755055367 Fax: +39 0755016504 Bakeries Co.Fa.Pa. P.zza G. Matteotti, 13 Perugia Open daily from 8.00 – 14.00 and 15.00 – 19.00 Except Sunday afternoons Santino P.zza G. Matteotti, 16 Perugia Open daily from 7.30 – 13.00 and 14.30 – 19.30 Except Mondays Sandri Pasticceria Corso Vannucci, 32 Perugia Open daily from 8.00 – 20.00 Except Sundays Talmone Via delle Volte, 12 Perugia Open daily from 9.00 – 13.00 and 15.40 – 19.30 Except Thursday and Sunday afternoons. Pharmacies Tarpani Farmacia Piazza Matteotti, 28 Perugia Open daily from 9.00 – 13.00 and 15.30 – 19.30 Closing day according to the rotating timetable for pharmacies Farmacia Lemmi Corso Vannucci, 55 Perugia Open daily from 9.00 – 13.00 and 16.00 – 20.00 Closing day according to the rotating timetable for pharmacies Internet points Perugia Web Via Ulisse Rocchi, 30 Perugia Fax: +39 0755720107 Open daily from 10.00 – 23.00 Except Sunday mornings Internet & Phone centre Via Bartolo, 35 Perugia Fax: +39 075583598 Open daily from 9.00 – 23.00 Post Office Main Post Office Piazza Matteotti Open Monday - Saturday 9.00-18.30 Police Station Palazzo di Priori Tel: +39 075 572 3232 Tourist Office Palazzo di Priori Piazza IV Novembre, 3 Tel: +39 075 573 6458 Open Monday – Saturday 8.30 – 13.30 and 15.30 – 18.30 Sunday 09.00 - 13.00 Email: email@example.com Hospital (with emergency facilities) Ospedale Silvestrini S. Andrea della Frate Tel: +39 075 7581 Emergency Doctor Evenings and Weekends only Abends und am Wochenende Tel: +39 075 34024 Banks Bancapulia Spa Via Cacciatori Delle Alpi 24 06121 Perugia Tel: +39 0755724297 Banca Nazionale Del Lavoro Spa Piazza italia, 13 06121 Perugia Tel: +39 07556851 Banca Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena Spa Largo Cacciatori Delle Alpi, 13 06123 Perugia Tel: +39 0755733728/0755733208/0755726078/0755733108 Website: www.mps.it Banca Dell’Umbria 1462 Spa Largo Cacciatori Delle Alpi, 7 06123 Perugia Tel: +39 0755726164/0755734944 Unicredit Banca Spa Via Angeloni Mario 06124 Perugia Tel: +39 0755056733 Banca Fideuram Spa Via Palermo, 104 06129 Perugia Website: www.bancafideuram.itRead more
La Botte Restaurant and pizzeria, very central and extremely popular among locals and students in Perugia. It’s worth a try for pasta and pizza addicted, as there are special menus at a bargain that allow you to try almost any from their 35 pizza choices! Closed on Sunday. Via Volte della Pace, 33 06122 Perugia Tel. +39 075 5722679 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.ristorantelabotte.com/La_Botte/HomeRead more
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