Isola Maggiore



In the Municipality of Tuoro sul Trasimeno, and the only inhabited island. Still retains the distinctive character of the village created by fishermen century. In 1213 St. Francis of Assisi went there as a hermit for Lent, you can still see the chapel that recalls the landing after the crossing of Lake Trasimeno in the storm, and the rock where the Holy paused to pray. The tradition of lace "point of Ireland" is one of the jewels of the island Maggiore. The main places of visit are included in the museum circuit of Isola Maggiore.