Enjoy a day exploring the beauties that the Umbria region has to offer, including also a stop in the countryside of Tuscany. In this full day with a private English speaking driver you’ll be able to visit Assisi and Cortona.Included a very good Wine Tasting. If you wish, you have the option to include a local private licensed guide in Assisi and Cortona for an additional fee. Pick up and drop off will be at your accommodation in Rome.Worry-Free and Safe Private Tour Experience, operated only with:
Expert Professional English-Speaking Drivers
Selected local Expert Licensed Tour Guides (when booked)
Welcoming comfortable and fully air-conditioned last model Mercedes, Ford or other similar private vehicles
The tour will start with pick up from your accommodation in Rome. An English speaking driver with a private minivan will be with you during the entire day and since the tour is private you’ll be able to customize the itinerary. The stops you’ll be able to do during your tour will be to visit Assisi, and Cortona. Upgradable with a local private licensed guide in Assisi and Cortona for an additional fee (availables in English, Spanish or Portuguese). 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 included. 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 tour the driver will take you back to your accommodation in Rome. The tour will be a total of 10 hours from pick up to drop off. Suggested pick up is at 8.00 am.