Excursion to Assisi and Cortona from Florence
Walking tours

Excursion to Assisi and Cortona from Florence

Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German
Availability: Monday and Thursday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 11 hours
Do this because
  • Experience the mystical atmosphere of Assisi firsthand
  • Enjoy a guided visit of the city in the footsteps of St. Francis
  • Discover Cortona, a marvelous gem hidden in the Tuscan countryside
What to expect

Experience the spiritual atmosphere of the magnificent city of Assisi and be captivated by the enchanting beauty of Cortona and its marvelous countryside. Get ready for a wonderful excursion between mysticism, art and breathtaking landscapes along Umbrian and Tuscan roads!

Start discovering the most important monuments and treasures of Assisi on a guided tour of the city center! Admire the stunning Basilica of San Francesco, a UNESCO heritage site and the center of the Franciscan spirituality, and the gothic Basilica of Santa Chiara, which houses the crucifix that spoke to San Francesco. Walking through the narrow streets, you will be pervaded by the unique atmosphere of the city and astonished by its unrivaled beauty.

After some free time to explore the old town at your own pace, you will reach 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. Enjoy the visit in total freedom.

The journey continues to the enchanting town of Cortona, a real gem nestled in the astonishing Tuscan countryside, surrounded by olive groves, cypresses and gently rolling hills. Here you will explore the fascinating historical center and enjoy an unforgettable view of the surrounding scenery that will leave you open-mouthed.

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What's included
  • 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
What's not included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Lunch
Reduced price
  • Infant (0-3): free
  • Child (4-12): 50% discount
Where

Piazzale Montelungo, Florence FI, Italy

Meeting point:

In front of Caf Tour & Travel - Gray Line yellow street sign. Please reach the meeting point 15 minutes in advance.

What to remember
  • Please note that a minimum of 2 participants applies. Cancellation after confirmation is possible if the minimum number isn't reached. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered another date or an alternative tour or full refund
  • English and Spanish are confirmed wit a minimum of 2 pax. French, German and Italian are confirmed wit a minimum of 4 pax
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended. Access to places of worship requires suitable clothing: shorts, bare shoulders, sandals, hats and sunglasses are not allowed
  • Please note that the order of the visits may change
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When
  • Monday and Thursday at 8.15am
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Provider
Caf Tour & Travel - Gray Line Florence
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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