Tour to Assisi: the tours to Assisi start from Rome, Florence and the main cities of Central Italy. The journey length is variable depending from the starting point, from Rome Fiumicino Airport, for example, the NCC transfer to Assisi takes about 2 hours and 30 minutes. The first stop of the tour of the city of St. Francis is in Santa Maria degli Angeli where there is the monumental basilica that preserves the Porziuncola. In this tiny and very ancient church many events of the seraphic saint’s life occurred, among which his death. From the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli the tour carries on by car toward the historical center. From Porta Nuova you arrive to the Basilica of Santa Chiara where the remains of the saint are preserved. The daily tour goes on with the visit to the main religious places, to the Basilica of St. Francis decorated with wonderful frescoes by Giotto, Cimabue, Simone Martini and Pietro Lorenzetti. The tour ends with the return to the departure city or transfer to other desired locations.
Tour to Gubbio: easily reachable from the green Val d’Orcia, Gubbio is famous for its annual Folk Feast of the candles that takes place every 15th of May. Leaving from Piazza Grande, the tour then carries on to Palazzo dei Consoli (only the outside) and you arrive to the Cathedral of the Saints Mariano and Giacomo from the 12th century. In front of it there’s Palazzo Ducale, wanted by Federico di Montefeltro. At the end, visit to the Roman theater from the 1st century AD, rich in finely crafted mosaics.
Tour to Perugia: the tour to Perugia lets you visit Palazzo Priori, an example of Gothic architecture built in the 12th century that closes Corso Vannucci, one of the most famous streets of the city for shopping and elegance. Not far there’s the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, in Gothic style. In conclusion, visit to the Basilica of San Domenico.
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