A few kilometers from Rieti, on the top of a wooded hill, the sanctuary of Fonte Colombo stands surrounded by silence and peace At the time of Saint Francis, the…
The places of Saint Francis
In the geographical center of Italy, on the hills along the verdant Holy Valley, the four Franciscan shrines are placed in the shape of a cross.
Today they still reflect the spirit of the Saint, perched on bare rocks, rich in their simplicity. Near them and along the path that connects one to the other, you will pass through various villages, each of which is worth a visit in order to discover their remarkable natural, cultural and eno-gastronomic resources. In this unspoilt valley you will experience silence and peacefulness surrounded by mountains and hills, among which the Terminillo Mountain that rises with all its majesty. On foot, on horseback or by bike, we proceed along natural trails of considerable charm, where we meet the places that, due to their disarming beauty, enchanted and conquered Francis.