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Assisi private walking tour
Availability: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays
Duration: 3 hours
Language: Italian, English, French, Spanish, German
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Do this because
  • Learn the long history behind Italy's most famous pilgrimage site
  • Admire the church's fantastic art collection including paintings by Giotto and Lorenzetti
  • Take in the view of Basilica of Santa Chiara and the Papal Basilica of St. Francis
  • Learn about the stunning architecture of Assisi
What to expect

Head for Monte Subasio on a 3-hour walking tour of Assisi and explore Italy’s famous pilgrimage site. Stroll the maze of medieval streets, and visit the Basilicas of Santa Chiara and St. Francis to see one of Italy’s largest collections of church art. 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.

Born in the village of warm pink stone in 1182, Francis founded the mendicant Franciscan order to which he gave his name in 1210. Prior to his birth, Assisi had been settled by ancient Umbrian tribes, and later became a Roman town. Thanks to this rich history and blend of incredible architecture and art, Assisi is a multi-faceted town.

Discover all its facets in one emotional 3-hour walking tour. Stop by to pay particular attention to the 2 churches of the Basilica of Santa Chiara, dedicated to the founder of the Order of Poor Ladies, and the Papal Basilica of St. Francis, built between 1228 and 1253. It is now home to the consecrated remains of the saint.

The stunning monument is also said to have the best collection of art in any church of Italy, including frescoes and paintings by Cimabue, Giotto, Lorenzetti and more.

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What's included
  • Live guide
What's not included
  • Entrance tickets (euro 2 per person to the Saint Francis Basilica)
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Where
Piazza Inferiore di S. Francesco, 06081 Assisi PG, Italy
Meeting point:

Central Assisi, near the Basilica of Saint Francis

When

Tour runs on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays

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UMBRIA CON ME
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