Enjoy a day exploring the beauties that the Umbria and Tuscany regions have to offer. In this private full day with a private English speaking driver you’ll be able to visit • Assisi • Cortona Included a very good Wine Tasting/Light Lunch in a Farm winery close to Assisi. Upgradable with private licensed expert local guide in Assisi and Cortona. Pick up and drop off will be at the port of Livorno, right outside the ship. Worry-Free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to the Livorno Port for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Theprivate tour will start with pickup from the port of Livorno, with a suggested pickup time of 8 am to maximize the day. An English-speaking driver with a private minivan will be waiting for you outside the ship, holding a sign with your name on it to be easily recognized. Your driver will stay with you for the duration of the tour. The stops you’ll be able to do during your tour will be to visit • Assisi • Cortona If you wish, you have the option to include a local private licensed guide in Assisi and Cortona for an additional fee (availables in English or Spanish). Assisi: It was the birthplace of St. Francis, who founded the Franciscan religious order in the town in 1208, and St. Clare, the founder of the Poor Sisters. Nowadays Assisi is a popular destination not only for religious tours, but also for the history that the city has witnessed during the centuries. The Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi is the most important site to visit while in town together with the Basilica of St. Clare and the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli. Wine Tasting and Light Lunch (included): The Farm is located in Umbria, at the feet of the basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi. Here the owner's family produces its wines and its extra vergine olive oil. Lunch in the wine tasting room. A deliceous light lunch to discover the specialities of our region. A wine & food journey from Castelluccio di Norcia to the Subasio montain. Cortona: Cortona is a very small medieval town located in the countryside of Tuscany. The original town is dated to an era that precedes the Etruscan conquest, but the appearance that the city has nowadays was gained several centuries later. The town, located hillside, offers a wonderful view of the surrounding areas, including a good view of Lake Trasimeno. At the end of the 9-hour tour the driver will take you back to the port of Livorno, leaving you outside your ship.