What to do: events, places to visit and more in Contigliano

Contigliano : Quintilianum Roman and medieval

The charm of the medieval town in the Sacred Valley of Rieti.
Exhibition and local products along the streets of the country.
2nd Sunday of each month.

Contigliano : The Scintilla circuit

Circuit Sports Car and motorcycle. Races every day of the year.
Tel./Fax +39 0746 706681circuitolascintilla@gmail.com

Contigliano: Assault on the Castle

Palio Aries – Atmospheres opening medieval taverns and shops – Concerts music August

Contigliano: Commemoration of the Passion of Christ

Streets of Old Town
Easter Friday

Wha to do: events, places to visit in this area ... and not only

Rieti: elegance quality and charm of the past

Exhibition and antiques shows 3rd Saturday and Sunday of each month.

Rome and the mountains of the Romans

Guided walks and mountain bike rides starting directly from the “Girasole” Customized programs for individuals and groups.

ROME: Eternal City

Connection bus line runs every 1/2 hour Arriving in Rome in one hour and a 15′ – At the request Shuttle Services

Terminillo: Snow crystals

The charm of the “Mountain of Rome.” Links also by bus from “Girasole” in about 30 minutes.

The charm of the Roman underground Rieti

Discovering the Roman viaduct in the underground city. Guided tours all year round by appointment.

World Chilli Pepper Fair

World Chilli Pepper Fair
Rieti historic centre – Piazza Mazzini August-September

The waterfall Marmore the highest in Europe

The spectacular jump of the Waterfall that has inspired poets and artists : Virgilio , Cicerone and Byron. In July and August also open in the evening. A 30 min. from “Girasole B&B”.


JUNE-SEPTEMBER: Hang gliding and paragliding competitions
OCTOBER: Gastronomic feast of the “Porchetta”
DECEMBER: The country becomes a crib

The Greccio Nativity Scene

Historical re-enactment of the first nativity scene in the world. Greccio 24-26-27-28 December and 1-3-4-6 January. Christmas markets and Nativity Exhibition 6 December – 6 January

Mediterranean Cup

Gliding Championships – August – Rieti Airport. At 15 min. from “Girasole B&B”

Walk with Francis

Discovering the places of Francis through trails in a nature sweet and lush.

Escape from the City

A quiet weekend in the center of Italy to rediscover the simplicity of country life . Possibility of walking, hiking and more.

Emotions and traditional Flavors in the surrounding area