Full-Day Religious Tuscany and Umbria Tour from Florence

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Meeting with your Driver and departure towards the Southern part of Tuscany or the Southern part of Umbria:
• Monte Oliveto Maggiore (Tuscany)
• Assisi (Umbria)
Here S. Francis and S. Bernardo were protagonists and founders of a different way to live Religion.
Tour the breathtaking Monasteries, the native villages of these Saints and breath the Middle Ages.
Included:
– Light Lunch
– Wine Tasting
Local tour guide included in Private option.
Private or Shared Tour available options.

Worry-Free and Safe Private Tour Experience, operated only with:
• Expert Professional English-Speaking Drivers
• Selected local Expert Licensed Tour Guides
• Welcoming by private licensed fully-insured air-conditioned comfortable Vehicles

Additional Info

Duration: 10 hours
Starts: Florence, Italy
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Historical & Heritage Tours



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Meeting with your Driver and departure towards the Southern part of Tuscany or the Southern part of Umbria:
• Monte Oliveto Maggiore (Tuscany)
• Assisi (Umbria)
Here S. Francis and S. Bernardo were protagonists and founders of a different way to live Religion.
Tour the breathtaking Monasteries, the native villages of these Saints and breath the Middle Ages.
Included:
– Light Lunch
– Wine Tasting
Local tour guide included in Private option.
Private or Shared Tour available options.

Worry-Free and Safe Private Tour Experience, operated only with:
• Expert Professional English-Speaking Drivers
• Selected local Expert Licensed Tour Guides
• Welcoming by private licensed fully-insured air-conditioned comfortable Vehicles

Itinerary
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Stop At: Abbazia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore, 53041, Asciano Italy

Monte Oliveto Maggiore:
When exploring the beautiful area of Southern Tuscany close to Siena, you will visit the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore. It is situated in a beautiful position between typical forms of eroded soil and a forest of cypresses and oaks.
The Abbey was founded in 1313 by Sienese Bernardo Tolomei who retired in this isolated place, property of his family, after he converted to Benedictine order. Some years later he began the construction of the Abbey. The structure as you see it today has been completed during the following centuries.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Assisi, Assisi, Province of Perugia, Umbria

Wine Tasting and Light Lunch included:
We are glad to share with you our passion for wine and our territory. Discover the secrets of viticolture and broaden your knowledge about the world of wine. We make a journey throughout flavours, tradition and history of a unique land…enjoying and tasting together a wonderful glass of wine!

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d’Assisi, Piazza S. Francesco, 2, 06081, Assisi Italy

Assisi: It was the birthplace of St. Francis, who founded the Franciscan religious order in the town in 1208, and St. Clare, the founder of the Poor Sisters.
Nowadays Assisi is a popular destination not only for religious tours, but also for the history that the city has witnessed during the centuries.
The Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi is the most important site to visit while in town.

Duration: 2 hours



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