Sarnano, a pretty town not far from Macerata, is a renowned health resort, both treatment and holiday spot, but also a center dedicated to winter sports with lots of peculiarities from an historical, artistic and above all environmental point of view. The town centre is strongly divided into the hill ancient medieval village, excellently restored and well-preserved, and the modern town, that is growing on the opposite hill. It rises at 539 meters above the sea level, and the town territory expands for 64 square kilometers, boasting a different altitude from the 400 meters of the Schito community ad from the almost 2000 meters of Castel Manardo. It has about 3400 inhabitants, but during tourist seasons (summer: July and August; thermal season: mid-season; winter: from Christmas period to March) the number of people increase a lot. The history of the town is important as it has marked exciting moments and has left an unique heritage for Marche region, like the Library that, together with the Pinacotheca, has really rare and valuable findings. Also all the memories left by eminent people are important: among those there is Saint Francis who has spent some days there, staying at Roccabruna and Soffiano and meeting the Bruneforte family in Campanotico. There are several natural properties in that territory, like the fresh and healthy mineral waters, the territory rich in woods and streams, mountains with panoramic paths and steep slopes where people can do lots of activities and winter sports during that season. The beauty and the quality of life of this town of vacation and winter sports, have allowed Sarnano to win the “Bandiera Arancione” award of the Italian Touring Club and made it entering the prestigious “Borghi più belli d’Italia” club ( a club joined by the most beautiful villages of Italy).
The visitYour day could begin with open air activities: hiking, mountain biking or Nordic walking during the summer, while during the winter you could go up to the ski slopes. After having tasted our gastronomic specialties, you could go and have a relaxing visit at the spa and dedicate the last part of the day to do a guided tour of museums, of the theatre and of the beautiful old town. To end with you could chill at the indoor pool, also having the chance to use the small, but very well equipped wellness centre. If you want, you can also use some treatment packages offered by our spa.
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