Rome, the national capital, is located 100 miles (161 kilometers) southwest of Tolentino, while Florence is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the west.
There is no need to limit your sightseeing to the attractions of Tolentino because the entire region has been graced with an abundance of wonderful natural and man-made attractions. Examples of places in the vicinity of Tolentino are Recanati, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest, and Recanati Old Town, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the southwest.
About 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Tolentino is Ascoli Piceno, a regional city where you can explore Ventidio Basso Theater, Porta Gemina and Fonte di Sant'Emidio. Be sure not to return to Tolentino until you've stopped by Ascoli Piceno's Tempietto Sant'Emidio Rosso, Cattedrale di Sant'Emidio and Church of St. Francis.
Spend a day in the sunshine and fresh air and make a tour of Marche's fascinating farms, gardens and open-air museums. To get a real sense of a place, it's often helpful to revisit the past. Marche's fascinating traditional villages are a marvellous place to start.
This region features a range of gentle pastimes. Spend the day wildlife watching or bird watching and feel your stresses melt away. If you're feeling game, why not try a high-altitude adventure during your time in Marche. Go paragliding; you'll be talking about it for years.
At the end of your stay in Tolentino, put the lens cap back on your camera, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Ciao (farewell) to this special place.