Umbria region in central Italy has an area of 8,456 square kilometers with 900,000 inhabitants. Its capital is Perugia. This city is bordered by Tuscany, Marche and Lazio. This region is hilly and dominated by the Apennines. The weather is typical Mediterranean with dry summer and mild winters at sea level. This region is named for the Umbri tribe who settled here in 6th century.