Discover Assisi’s rich history on a small group tour. Stroll through the charming squares and narrow streets of the old town and learn about the city’s multilayered past, as you view ancient Roman ruins and medieval buildings.
Located on a gentle hill beneath the summit of Monte Subasio, the fabled Umbrian town of Assisi is the most famous pilgrimage site in Italy, a consequence of being the birthplace of Saint Francis. Stroll the maze of medieval streets and discover all facets of Assisi stopping to visit the Basilica of Santa Chiara, dedicated to the founder of the Order of Poor Ladies, and the papal Basilica of Saint Francis, built between 1228 and 1253. Now home to the consecrated remains of the saint, the stunning monument has an amazing art collection, including frescoes and paintings by Cimabue, Giotto, Lorenzetti and many others.