Umbrian Discovery

Umbrian Discovery information and booking

from
$1675
  • Duration
    8
    days
  • Physical rating
    4
  • Culture Shock
    4
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Schedule Details

Departs from
Venice
Accommodation
Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 12 travellers per group
Transportation
Bus, Cable car, Metro, Train
Important Notes
A single supplement is available on this trip, please see trip notes for details.

Highlights

Experience the romance of Venice, Explore medieval Gubbio, Ride a cable car over picturesque valleys and ancient ruins, Visit the birthplace of St Francis, Sample Umbrian delicacies in Spello, See the ancient sites of Rome

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Travel to Italy and explore the green heart of charming Umbria - mingling with pilgrims, eating delicious foods and seeing ancient sites along the way. Visit the most sacred places in Italy as you travel from Venice to Rome, via the ancient hilltop towns of Gubbio and Assisi. Encounter the religious and historical treasures of one of the most alluring regions in Europe on this delightful Italian adventure.

Itinerary

Days 1-2 Venice
Built over a hundred small islands connected by 400 bridges, Venice is an artistic masterpiece with charming canals, incredible architecture, an enticing cuisine and a fascinating cultural tradition.
Days 3-4 Gubbio
Perched high on the slopes of Monte Ingino, the medieval town of Gubbio has imposing Gothic monuments, great views and delicious Umbrian cuisine.
Days 5-6 Assisi/Spello
The home of St Francis, one of the world's most famous saints and founder of the Franciscan order, Assisi is a place which inspires reverence. One of the prettiest medieval towns in Italy, Spello is home to many ancient Roman monuments and charming enotecas serving local wine and regional food specialties.
Days 7-8 Rome
With timeworn ruins, extraordinary buildings and religious monuments around every corner, Rome is a true gem that seamlessly incorporates modern city life with ancient wonders.