Excursion to Assisi and Cortona (CAFAC)

Explore Assisi and be captivated by the enchanting beauty of Cortona

Art and breathtaking landscapes along Umbrian and Tuscan roads!

Start time 08:15
Duration 11 Hours
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    What Makes This Tour Unique

  • The spiritual atmosphere of Assisi, one of the most famous Unesco Heritage

  • Discover the history and life of Saint Francis

  • The beauty of Cortona and the Tuscan landscapes

Get ready for a wonderful excursion between mysticism, art and breathtaking landscapes along Umbrian and Tuscan roads!

Once in Assisi you will start a guided tour of the city center, leading to all the most important monuments and treasures of the town! You will explore the stunning Basilica of San Francesco, a UNESCO heritage site, centre of the Franciscan spirituality and the gothic Basilica of Santa Chiara, where the crucifix that spoke to San Francesco is kept. Walking through the narrow streets, you will be pervaded by the unique atmosphere of the city and astonished by its unrivalled beauty. Free time at disposal.

You will reach then the superb Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli, built around the famous little church of the "Porziuncola", where Saint Francis acknowledged his vocation and founded the Order of the Minor Friars

Free visit of the church.

Left Assisi, the journey reaches the enchanting town of Cortona, a real gem nestled in the astonishing Tuscan countryside, made of olive groves, cypresses and gentle rolling hills. 

Here you will explore the fascinating historical center, enjoying unforgettable views over the surrounding scenery that will leave you open-mouthed.  

Please note that the order of the visits may change

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  • s5 assisi centro apt
  • basilica of saint francis assisi
  • Cortona ridotto

Excursion to Assisi and Cortona (CAFAC) (Code: AC)

Explore Assisi, feeling the spiritual atmosphere of this magnificent town and be captivated by the enchanting beauty of Cortona and its marvelous countryside 

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This Tour includes: Caf Tour Staff assistance at the meeting point, Transport, Tour escort, Guide in Assisi, Entrance to San Francesco Church, Santa Chiara Church and Santa Maria degli Angeli Church.