There are many different types of hotels in Cortona. This ancient Etruscan town in Southern Tuscany, “the City of Art,” has a historic center is replete with medieval buildings and narrow streets. From the windows of many Cortona hotels, you can also see olive trees and vineyards. Check in EasyToBook.com for help in locating your preference. Wander the verdant countryside or stray only into the old quarter with its churches and museums. Either is a delightful way to spend you time and money. To stretch your finances, you could find rooms in one of the family-run, but cozy cheap Cortona hotels. It will give you money to spend during the Summer festivals.
The Palazzo Comunale is medieval and from the 13th century. You can find it in the Piazzo dell Republica. The Museo dell’Accadama Etrusca records the town’s early history while the Museo Diocesano focuses on sacred art. The Diocese Museum is right across from the Duomo. This church has a barrel-vaulted inter from the 16th century with 17th century works and décor. On the altar is Raffaello Vanni’s painting “The Transfiguration.”