Discover Umbria, the Green Heart of Italy! From Rome, depart to Tivoli, a beautiful village in the surroundings of Rome, famous for its villas and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore Assisi, the town perched on a hill in Umbria, the heart of Italy. Famous as the birthplace of St. Francis. Make your way to Marmore to admire the most beautiful Italian falls in the heart of Umbria. Tour to the medieval walled hill town of Spoleto and the ancient Etruscan city of Perugia. Finally, tour the Umbrian gem of Orvieto, a charming hilltop city before returning to Rome!
Meeting with your guide in Rome in the early morning depart for Tivoli, a beautiful village in the surroundings of Rome, famous for its villas, a UNESCO World Heritage. Upon arrival, visit the old town. Time at your own for visit and lunch. In the afternoon, on the way to Spoleto, a short stop at Marmore to admire the most beautiful Italian falls in the heart of Umbria. Continuation to Spoleto, city of 40,000 inhabitants of Roman origin that keeps symbolic monuments like the Bridge of the Towers or the Arch of Drusus and more recent like the Cathedral and the Albornozian Rock. Finally, arrival in Assisi.
Breakfast at the hotel. A nice walk in the old town of Assisi will end with a visit to the Basilica of Saint Francis. Then, departure for the capital of the Umbrian region, ancient Etruscan center and rich city of history and art. Visit the city. You can admire the Palazzo dei Priori, the Fontana Mayor, the Etruscan Gate of the 3rd century BC, the Cathedral and the medieval wall. Free time for lunch. Continue for Todi. In the afternoon, stroll through the historic center of this pretty walled village and protected by the Rock of 1373; you can see the Cathedral, the People’s Square, the Palace of Priors and the Church of Consolation, built by Bramante. Return to Assisi via panoramic itinerary and accommodation. Meals: B
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning visit of the Basilica of Santa Maria Degli Angeli at the bottom of the hill of Assisi. Departure to Gubbio, a beautiful city that is located 500 meters above sea level and shows traces of different dominations, from the Roman to the papal. Highlights include the Cathedral, the Ducal Palace, the Capitán’s Palace and the Palacio de Los Consoles. Continuation for Città di Castello and free lunch. In the afternoon, visit the city, the largest center of the Upper Tiber Valley, which presents narrow and picturesque streets along with majestic and elegant squares, where some of the historical palaces of greater interest and beauty arise. Return to Assisi. Meals: B
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, depart Assisi to reach the most important city on the way between Umbria and Rome: Orvieto. Only the Gothic Cathedral, imposing and elaborate, would be worth the visit to admire its façade but the city of Pozo de San Patricio, offers nice corners to breathe the medieval air of the city, excellent wines or the renowned food. Visit and free lunch. Return to Rome and end of services. Meals: B