Assisi and Cortona Full-Day Tour from Florence

Cultural & Theme Tours in Florence

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Discover the enchanting hilltop towns of Assisi and Cortona on a day trip from Florence, led by a local tour leader! Walk around Assisi, and learn about the life of St Francis of Assisi on visits to the Basilica of San Francesco and the Convent of Santa Chiara. Stop to admire the 9th-century church in Santa Maria degli Angeli before continuing to the Tuscan town of Cortona for some free time to explore.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Duomo di Cortona, Cortona, Province of Arezzo, TuscanyVisit Cortona, an enchanting village at the borders between Toscana and UmbriaStop At: Rocca di Passignano, Passignano Sul Trasimeno, Province of Perugia, UmbriaEnjoy breathtaking views of Trasimeno LakeDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Basilica di Santa Chiara, Assisi, Province of Perugia, UmbriaEnjoy the suggestive Church of Santa Chiara, the starting point of your guided tour in AssisiDuration: 15 minutesStop At: Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, Assisi, Province of Perugia, UmbriaOne of the most beautiful churches in Italy, home to Giotto's breathtaking frescoesDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, Assisi, Province of Perugia, UmbriaThe enchanting church where St Francis diedDuration: 15 minutes

What’s included

  • Journey by fully fitted GT Coach
  • Expert multilingual escort
  • Assisi tour with professional guide
  • Stop for panoramic pictures at Passignano sul Trasimeno
  • Entrance fee to St Francis'Basilica
  • Entrance fee to Santa Chiara Church
  • Entrance fee to Santa Maria degli Angeli Church
  • Entry/Admission - Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi

What’s not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities


  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors