Discover a religious pilgrimage site: join our tour through the rolling green hills of Tuscany and Umbria and discover the artistic jewels of Assisi.
Depart early in the morning from Florence and you’ll first reach Assisi, San Francesco’s birthplace, a village that stands on the top of a hill overlooking a picturesque valley surrounded by gentle slopes and vineyards.
Following in San Francisco and Santa Chiara’s footsteps, you will be guided along winding streets and alleyways to the historical and artistic treasures of this Medieval town.
In the super Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi, gazing Giotto’s frescoes of San Francesco’s life, you will learn the history of this important spiritual centre. There will be some free time to stroll around and relax in this enchanting atmosphere. Then the itinerary will continue with the visit of Santa Maria degli Angeli a beautiful church close to Assisi. Afterwards enjoy a pleasant ride back to Florence where the tour will end.
Florence Coach Station, Villa Costanza (Tram T1)
Starting Time : 07:45 AM
- Travel by GT coach or minivan
- Expert multilingual tour leader
- Guided visit of Assisi
- Entrance to Santa Chiara Church
- Entrance to Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi
- Visit Santa Maria degli Angeli
- Pick Up & Drop off from accommodation to the meeting point
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food & beverages
- Please be at the meeting point at least 15 min before
Customers must be able to climb and descend stairs. Please note that a moderate amount of walking is involved and this tour is not wheelchair accessible.
•Instructions to reach the meeting point: Meet our staff, who will be wearing green shirts, at Villa Costanza, Florence Coach Station. You can reach this meeting point via the T1 Leonardo tramway to Villa Costanza (get off at the Villa Costanza stop, which is at the end of the line). The ride takes 20 minutes from the city center and you can choose the nearest stop.
The schedule of the tour: Tour duration: 11 h 15 min
Meeting point: Florence Coach Station, Villa Costanza (Tram T1)
Departure time: 07:45 am (check in closes 15 min before departure)
Return time: around 07:30 pm
*PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL THE DEPARTURE TIME ARE WITH THE LOCAL TIME OF THE TOUR OPERATOR, TUSCANY ITALY
- Free cancellation up to 24 hours before tour begins.
Pay Later Instructions
Your credit card will secure your booking, but you will only be charged for your booking, two days before the selected travel date.
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