Departure from Rome to discover the beauty of Umbria, including the amazing town of Tivoli and the Marmore Falls. Visit of Perugia, its capital and Assisi, the medieval village where Saint Francis was born. Accommodation for 3 nights in Assisi. Excursion to Spoleto and Todi. Visit of Gubbio and Città di Castello and return to Rome with a stop in the wonderful town of Orvieto.
Day 1 Meeting with our guide and minibus in the hotel lobby at 08.30. Departure for one of the most beautiful villages in the suburbs of Rome: Tivoli with its villas and gardens. Visit and laisure time at your own. In the afternoon, travel to Spoleto with a short stop to admire the Marmore Falls in the heart of Umbria. Visit of 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. Arrival to Assisi. Accommodation in a 4 stars hotel in the medieval town.Day 2 BIn the morning, visit of the Basilica of Saint Francis with a nice walk in the old town. Then, continue to Peugia, the capital of the Umbrian region, ancient Etruscan center and rich city of history and art. Visit of the city. You can admire the Palazzo dei Priori, the Fontana Maggiore, the Etruscan Gate of the 3rd century BC, the Cathedral and the medieval wall. Free time for lunch. Continue to Todi visit. 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.Day 3 - B Visit of Santa Maria degli Angeli to admire the homonym Sanctuary built above the chapel loved by the saint.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 Palazzo dei Consoli. Continuation to Città di Castello and free time for lunch. In the afternoon, visit of 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 via panoramic itinerary and accommodation.Day 4 - B You leave 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 St. Patrick's Well, offers nice corners to breathe the medieval air of the city, try the excellent wines or the renowned food. Visit and free time for lunch. Return to Rome and end of services.