Tour of the Perugia region, with visit to Assisi and Cortona

12 h
Day Trips & Excursions
difficulty Easy
Wheelchair Not Accessible
Pick up includedImmediate confirmation

Tour of the Perugia region, with visit to Assisi and Cortona

Follow us as we set out to uncover the beauties of Tuscany and Umbria. We offer the most enticing tour of discovery from Florence, with visits the wonderful destinations of Assisi, Cortona and Perugia, discovering their unique charm and beautiful monuments.

Explore the countryside of Tuscany and Umbria, and visit Assisi, Cortona and Perugia
Visit the charming little town of Cortona, a typical Tuscan hilltop destination
Discover the magnificent Assisi, the birthplace of San Francisco and filled with wonderful attractions
Explore the Etruscan old town of Perugia and its cultural treasures
Be charmed by the idyllic countryside of Italy's Tuscany and Umbria

Fall in love forever with Tuscany and the Italian way of life. We offer you an amazing opportunity to discover some of the most beautiful attractions in Tuscany and Umbria. Our tour of Assisi, Cortona and Perugia is the perfect day activity from Florence, Siena or San Gimignano.

A day tour to discover some of the best places in the Umbria area

You will be immersed into the delightful countryside of Italy and explore three of the best towns of Tuscany and Umbria. The tour will leave from Florence, Siena or San Gimignano in a minivan and with an English speaking guide, beginning a journey that you will never forget.

Start with a visit to Cortona, a wonderful medieval town in Tuscany

The tour starts with Cortona, one of the most enchanting hilltop towns in Tuscany, filled with amazing architecture and surrounded by idyllic landscapes with vineyards. This is where the movie "Under the Tuscan Sun" was filmed and is no wonder why people suddenly felt the wish to visit Tuscany. It is these small towns perched among the endless hills that give Tuscany the amazing and unique charm.

Move to Assisi and visit its famous church

Moving forwards, the full day tour will continue to Assisi, the birthplace of Saint Francisco, today one of the most impressive pilgrimage sites in the world. The old medieval town is equally enticing, overlooking the green vineyards and valleys. You be guided through the most important historical and artistic attractions of Assisi, including Basilica of Santa Chiara and the Basilica of San Francesco. Here you will have the chance to see the frescoes of Giotto and learn more about the life of the saint. In the end, you will also visit the Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli.

Visit Perugia, a city filled with interesting archaeological treasures

Finally, the exclusive tour experience from Florence will conclude in Perugia, the old city of the Etruscans, filled with archaeological and architectural treasures. Our wonderful tour of Perugia will include visits through the five districts of the city, including La Fontana Maggiore, Etruscan Arch of Augustus, Palazzo dei Priori, Rocca Paolina and many more. This is truly the most impressive and enchanting tour to Assisi, Perugia or Cortona.

  • Assisi
  • Cortona
  • Perugia
  • Pick-up at your hotel in Florence
  • Travel by GT coach or minivan
  • Expert multilingual escorts
  • Free time in Cortona
  • Guided tour of Assii with professional guide
  • Entrance to Basilica of Santa Chiara
  • Entrance to Basilica of San Franceso
  • Entrance to Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli
  • Lunch
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Until 31st March 2017, this tour starts from:

  • Florence, 07.45 a.m
  • San Gimignano, 07.30 a.m
  • Siena, pick-up at your hotel at 8.15 a.m

From 1st April 2017, this tour starts from:

  • Florence, 07.45 a.m
  • San Gimignano, 08.00 a.m
  • Siena, pick-up at your hotel at 8.30 a.m

During the booking process remember to choose the appropriate meeting time for your starting point.
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


Please remember to wear suitable clothes to enter the Churches.

Confirmation will be received at time of booking. You will receive a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.