Travel and Culture in Umbria
Assisi is a very friendly and joyful village, that wants to share, to talk and to meet people through its ancient traditions.
Calendimaggio is a spectacular historical celebration which transforms Assisi in an ancient medieval village
In particular, we would like to remind you the beauty of Calendimaggio, a spectacular historical celebration which transforms Assisi in an ancient medieval village.
The village, in this way, gets crowded with knights and maids of honour walking along the town’s streets, which are decorated with flowers and flags.
Theatre shows, chorus, dances, bowmen and flag-wavers performances follow one another inside this special framework for a competiton between the two ancient medieval factions of the Parte di Sopra and Parte di Sotto (the upper and the lower part of the village).