Cultural tour on the Umbria's earth, from Perugia to Assisi

Cultural artistic tour in Umbria

Discovering the earths of Umbria for a cultural, artistic and religious weekend...A 4 days tour in the hidden villages of Perugia, Assisi and Narni to know the old story of the Middle age.

Day 1- Visit of Assisi

Arrive in an exclusive hotel of Orvieto, accommodation in the hotel and leaving to Assisi. Visit to the magnific Basilica of San Francesco. Continuing with the visit to of chapel Santa Caterina, where you will admirate the altar in front of the tomb of San Francesco with its 4 big frescos of Giotto that reppresent: the Obedience, the Poverty and the Chastity. Visit of  Temple of Minerva and of Oratory of San Francesco Piccolino. Lunch in the exclusive restaurant "Eat out" to admirate the pleasant view of Assisi.
Continuing with the route Mazzini in Piazza S.Caterina, dominated by the homonym Basilica.
Visit to the Cathedral of San Rufino, bishop, martyr and padron of Assisi. Turn back to the hotel to taste a delicious dinner based on typical products of Umbria and to have a relaxing evening.

Day 2 - Visit at Narni

Breakfast in hotel and leaving to Narni. Guided visit to the underground church of Narni. The tour begins with the convent of San. Domenico finishing with the interrogation room in the Inquisition court. Visit at a adjacent cell with graffiti on the walls. Lunch in a restaurant of Narni.
On the afternoon visit at the Abbey of San Casciano and the Cathedral of San Giovenale, visit at Lacus in Garibaldi square and appetizer in the town. The day concludes with a pottery workshop in one of the labours of Narni, discovering the art of pottery tha passes from old to modern.
Turn back at the hotel in Orvieto with dinner in the hotel.

Day 3 - Lake Trasimeno

Breakfast in the hotel and leaving to Trasimeno lake. The leaving place is from Castiglione del Lago to discover Rocca del Leone, with its wonderful view. Visit  to the stately mansions to conclude with a relaxing boat trip on the isles of the lake, in particular Polvese Isle. Lunch in a typical restaurant of the isle.
On the afternoon  visit of the monastery of olivetan monks, near where is produced an excellent biological oil, to conclude the day with the visit of the Garden and the Castle. Turn back at the hotel in Orvieto with dinner in the hotel to have a relaxing evening.

Day 4 - Visit to Perugia

Leaving from the hotel in Orvieto, destination Perugia. Visit at the Cathedral of San Lorenzo. Continuing with the visit to the National Gallery of Umbria in Perugia, one of the most completely and richest artistic patrimony of all this region. Visit at the Paolina Fortress, symbol of Papa's authority that brings again to discover the Middle Age with its undergrounds. Free lunch in one of the restaurants of the town.
On the afternoon visit at the Chocolate house Perugina to observ the production of "Kisses" and other products (Rossana, cookies Ore Lieta), with a rich taste of Perugina products. Apperitizer in the town and leaving from the airport of Perugia.

On the Umbria's earth, cultural tour from Assisi to Perugia

Price for a person: euros 1.430,00.
Stay of 3 days in an exclusive hotel with service B&B, transfer during all tour, entrances for Cathedrals, pottery labour and National Gallery of Perugia. Boat trip  on the River Trasimeno.
*Transfer from and to Perugia Airport on demand.

Details of this travel experience in italy

Itinerary for a group of people (minimum 6). Tour of 4 days, Perugia, Assisi, Narni, Orvieto and Trasimeno lake.