The routes, maps, directions and pictures presented here are intended as an aid to tourists and visitors to the Le Marche region of Italy.
Free map downloads.
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Plan of airport with photos and instructions for driving to the A14 Autostrada.
Plan of airport with instructions for driving to the A14 Autostrada.
Download a large detailed map (zipped files) of the following provinces from www.geoplan.it
ANCONA (2.62 MB)
ASCOLI PICENO (2.17
The above map includes the province of Fermo and part of the province of Macerata.
PESARO-URBINO (2.71 MB)
Touring Club Italiano Map of Umbria - Le Marche
This is by far the best map of the region. Clear cartography 1:200,000 (1cm=2km)
It can be purchased from the following sites:
ITINERARIES & PLACES TO VISIT
THE CAVES AT FRASASSI A route starting from Comunanza and passing through Amandola, Sarnano, Caldarola, Camerino, Castelraimondo, MatÚlico and Fabriano. Map of area including Ancona, Driving Instructions
Printable Timetable and Entrance fees - 2010.
View some nice videos of the caves on the Frasassi.com website. Click on the 3 pictures on the right hand side of the page. If the video keeps pausing because of download speed, click the pause button and wait a minute before clicking the play button again.
THE VALLEY OF THE MADONNA DELL'AMBRO
The Sanctuary has a history going back to 1073 and is one of Le Marche's most important shrines. Enjoy the walks and picnic areas behind the church following the course of the R. Ambro, cascading and tumbling over the rocks with the sides of the valley towering on either side. 34KB PDF file
A spectacular walk following the course of the River Tenna through the narrow gorge between Monte Sibilla and Monte Priora.