ROME, UMBRIA & FLORENCE
Visit the Eternal City of Rome, the Vatican, the Colosseum and all the main attractions. Immerse yourself into the genuine traditions and the flavours of Umbria, "the green heart of Italy", with its beautiful hill towns; Montefalco, Orvieto, Spoleto, Spello, Assisi, just to name a few. Admire the typical Tuscan landscape on the way to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance.
Day 1 - Arrive in Rome. The tour will start at the airport where you're flying to or at the pick-up point agreed. You will be met by a member of JustUmbria team and driven to the beautiful accommodation we have reserved for you in the centre of Rome.
- Included: transfer.
Day 2 - Rome. A guided tour will lead you through the labyrinth of the Eternal City. Piazza Navona and Bernini's Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, Campo dei Fiori and its morning veggies and Italian delicacies market, Caravaggio’s frescoes at San Luigi dei Francesi, the two thousand year old Pantheon, the Trevi Fountain etc. the list just doesn't stop because Rome is Just Rome.
- Included: breakfast, guided tour of Rome.
- Additional options: lunch; dinner.
Day 3 - Vatican City. Today is the day of the city-state within Rome. Our expert guide will help you skip the line of one of the most visited places on earth, and will reveal to you the many secrets hidden behind Vatican City history and the astonishing number of pieces of art hosted in this extraordinary Museum. Michelangelo's frescoes in the Sistine Chapel are of course the highlight of the visit. Don't miss the chance to climb to the top of St Peter’s Basilica to enjoy a view you will never forget.
- Included: breakfast, guided tour of Vatican City.
- Additional options: dinner.
Day 4 - Orvieto & Todi. Today, escorted by your private tour leader, you will leave Rome behind to head towards the Green Heart of Italy! First stop Orvieto. This small jewel, built around three thousand years ago by the Etruscans on a dramatic tuffo cliffs, is famous for its stunning Duomo, simply one of the most beautiful Italian churches. We will then follow a panoramic back-road along the calm Lago di Bolsena for our second stop in Todi, a beautiful small town perched atop a hill, overlooking the Tiber Valley. We will then head towards the your beautiful accommodation in Montefalco. A dinner in one of our favourite restaurants will be held for you as a welcome in our Umbria.
- Included: breakfast, dinner.
- Additional options: lunch.
Day 5 - Perugia & Bevagna. The day will be spent in the capital of Umbria, Perugia. A guided tour (optional) will lead us through the cobblestone alleys visiting the city centre, the historic underground part of the city, and all the major attractions. On the way back to Montefalco we will stop in the nearby Bevagna, famous for its medieval workshops , where a tour will show us this enchanting village and all its well preserved Roman and Medieval origins.
- Included: breakfast.
- Additional options: guided tours of Perugia; lunch; dinner.
Day 6 - Assisi & Spello. Today we will follow Saint Francis footsteps heading towards Assisi, a town which needs no introduction. A guided tour (optional) will lead us through its historic centre, the Basilica of St. Francis and many other Franciscan sites of one of the top Italian destinations most richly endowed with art, spirituality, history and declared part of the World Heritage of Mankind by UNESCO. We will visit San Damiano and the Eremo delle Carceri. The day will end with a visit to Spello, a quaint old hamlet, also one of "The Most Beautiful Villages of Italy" due to its significant environmental, cultural and artistic heritage.
- Included: breakfast.
- Additional options: guided tours of Assisi and Spello; lunch, dinner.
Day 7 - Truffle Hunting & Spoleto. Today we will have a little earlier start to meet with the truffle hunter, which will bring us into the woods to seek out the precious Umbrian “tartufo” lead by his dog. We will then enjoy the truffles at lunch, with fresh pasta and other local delicacies. The rest of the day will be spent in the nearby Spoleto. A guided tour will show us one of the most picturesque and historically significant hill towns in Italy.
- Included: breakfast, truffle hunting, lunch.
- Additional options: dinner.
Day 8 - Siena & San Gimignano. The journey to Florence will be just amazing. We will first visit Siena, where you can join our local guide (optional) for a stroll around Piazza del Campo – one of the finest main squares in Italy – the 14th-century Town Hall and the Duomo’s unforgettable frescoes. San Gimignano, the medieval walled town with its 14 towers will be the last stop before heading to Florence.
- Included: breakfast.
- Additional options: guided tours of Siena & San Gimignano; lunch; dinner.
Day 9 & 10 - Florence. The beautiful accommodation we have reserved for you in the centre of the city is the strategic starting point for your excursions through the surprisingly interesting Florence. A guided tour will introduce to the main astonishing attractions like the Basilica, Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, The prominent Uffizi Museum just to name a few. Don't miss out on the morning Market of San Lorenzo and the unforgettable sunset from Piazzale Michelangelo. The last dinner of the tour will be at one of our favourite restaurants.
- Included: breakfasts, last dinner.
- Additional options: guided tours of Florence; lunches; dinner.
Day 11 - Farewell. Today will be the farewell day. We will drive you to the airport (or any drop-off point you will indicate). The last day of the tour will be tailored according to your flight schedules.
- Included: breakfast and transfer.
Duration: 10 Nights
Suitable for: Anyone
Holiday Type: Private Group
Price: from £ 1,899 pp
Airports: Rome, Perugia, Florence, Pisa
Accommodation in Umbria*
Why travel with us?
We will tailor your tour according to the seasonal activities, to the calendar of the events and mostly to your taste. Your tour is Just Unique.
WE ARE LOCALS
Born and raised in Umbria, we truly love our region and we are proud to share with you the most authentic and unspoiled parts of it.
YOUR MONEY IS SAFE
All travellers booking with JustUmbria Ltd, are fully insured for the balance of money paid, at no extra costs. Find out more >
All JustUmbria Tours are fully tailored to meet your requests and schedules. The price will vary depending on the number of travellers, the rating of the accommodation and the services you choose.
As a guide, this 10 NIGHTS, FULLY ESCORTED, PRIVATE HOLIDAY, as per description above, will cost:
4 people - from £ 2,499 pp ° 8 people - from £ 2,149 pp ° 12 people - from £ 1,799 pp
What is included: 10 nights accommmodation in 4stars Hotel, private car/van and driver, meals as per description, wine and olive oil tastings combined with local delicacies in Umbria, authentic truffle hunting experience, Guided Tour of Rome, Florence and Vatican City; the tour is fully escorted by professional tour leader.
*International flights are not included. Prices based on two sharing. Drinks not included with meals.
Whether you wish to add more services or travel more independently, get in touch with us today and we will tailor your most unique italian holiday.
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