ASSISI & FLORENCE CHARM
An unforgettable 8 -days journey discovering the mystic land of St. Francis and its majestic gotic architectures, the amazing green landscapes of Umbria and the charm of Florence and Siena. Experiencing the beauty and the long-living wine traditions.
ASSISI – SPOLETO – SPELLO – BEVAGNA – PERUGIA – FLORENCE - SIENA
Day 1 - pick-up in Rome or Rome FCO and private transfer to Assisi – check-in Hotel – dinner (included) and overnight.
Day 2 – Breakfast in Hotel and full-day guided tour of Assisi, discovering the elegance of the historical center and the amazing gothic Basilica of St. Francis and St. Claire – stop for lunch on your own and private transfer to Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli for a visit of the Porziuncola – visit of St. Damian Convent and back to Assisi. Dinner in Hotel (included) – overnight.
Day 3 – breakfast in Hotel and private transfer to Spoleto for a guided visit of the ancient Longbard capital, visiting the fine Piazza Duomo, the Cathedral, the Aqueduct, the Roman House and the Roman Theatre – stop for lunch in Tempio del Gusto – private transfer to Spello and visit of the enchanting town of Flowers Festival and traditional olive-oil tasting. Back to Assisi – dinner on your own – overnight.
Day 4 – breakfast in Hotel and departure to Bevagna and guided visit of one of the finest medieval towns in Italy, transfer to a local excellent winery for a tour of the cellar and pairing lunch (included) tasting best Umbrian wines (Rosso di Montefalco, Sagrantino di Montefalco, Grechetto and Trebbiano) – back to Assisi – dinner on your own – overnight-
Day 5 – breakfast in hotel – check-out hotel and private transfer to Perugia and guided tour of the elegant center of the capital of Umbria, visiting: The Rocca Paolina, the Palazzo dei Priori, Notary Hall and the Cathedral – lunch on your own and time for shopping – transfer to Florence and hotel check-in – dinner in local restaurant (included) – overnight.
Day 6 – breakfast in Hotel and half -day guided tour of Florence visiting the most important monuments: Santa Maria Novella, Battistero, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio – free time for shopping and wandering the enchanting old streets – dinner in Hotel (included)
Day 7 – breakfast in Hotel and private transfer to Siena, guided visit of the center – lunch on your own and private transfer to Chianti Valley for an amazing experience of Tuscan wines and traditional local food (included) – back to Florence – overnight.
Day 8 – breakfast and check-out Hotel.