It's really a great journey into the history, culture, art and cuisine of Central Italy, through unique and hardly forgettable landscapes! Our expert guide will help you discovering the beauties of these two regions and the deep meaning of these territories we will cross, which for many centuries have been the scene of major historical events that have profoundly influenced our history!As for the landscape , it is an area rich in water, rivers and famous lakes, extremely fertile and fruitful, where some of the finest wines of the world are produced.
The Grat Journey:
price on request
Accomodations: you will in different hotels as mentioned in the programme. Hotels can be always different upon availability. The programme is including 12 nights in bed and breakfast basis
9 overnights as per program in the below mentioned properties or similar, breakfast, 2 dinners with a 3 course menu (beverages are not included), GPS tracks and road book, luggage transfer every day according to the program, private transfer from Hotel in Perugia to departure point of the hike to Magione, assistance of UmbriAction.
PRICE DO NOT INCLUDE
City tax, meals when not mentioned, beverages and what is not mentioned in the " Price Includes"
IT IS POSSIBLE TO EXTEND THE STAY IN FLORENCE OR IN ANY ANOTHER DESTINATION. EXTENTION HAS TO BE REQUESTED AT RESERVATION.
SUPPLEMENT FOR SINGLE ROOM ON REQUEST
SUPPLEMENT FOR PRIVATE TRANSFER FROM
CORTONA TO AIRPORT ON REQUEST
SUPPLEMENT FOR AN ENGLISH SPEAKING HIKING GUIDE ON REQUEST
DISCOUNT FOR NOT TRANSPORTING LUGGAGE IS POSSIBLE AND IS ON REQUEST
Arrival in Assisi, hotel accommodation and time to visit the city, a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Overnight
After breakfast, departure of the group for our Great Journey! First stop: Assisi - Ripa, return to Assisi, overnight in hotel.
After breakfast, transfer to Ripa for the hike from Ripa in Perugia (16,5 km). Arrival in Perugia, hotel accommodation, overnight. Once in Perugia, you will have your time to discover the great historical, artistic and architectural treasures of this ancient Etruscan town!
Stage Sant' Anna in Camprena - Closures.
After breakfast, start of hike from Perugia to Antria (19,4 km). When finished, transfer to Corciano, accommodation in hotel, overnight. Our journey begins at the terminal station of Perugia's mini metro, in Pian di Massiano and leads us to Corciano, beautiful village on the outskirts of Perugia.
Stage Antria - Passignano (22.8 km). Beautiful walk among the rolling hills of Umbria. Our hills will accompany you until the discovery of the beauty of the sunset over Lake Trasimeno. Accommodation in Hotels in Passignano, overnight.
In the morning, board the ferry for Castiglione del Lago; at arrival, departure from Castiglione del Lago to to the small village of Porto, on the hills above Lake Trasimeno and on the border with Tuscany. Our walk will pass through gentle hills of great beauty cultivated with vineyards and olive groves. (17,5 km)
After breakfast, we leave Umbria to enter in Tuscany for the stage Porto – Montepulciano. From Porto we will walk across the Val di Chiana and then we will walk through the beautiful vineyards of the Val d'Orcia up to Montepulciano. Accommodation in Hotel, overnight.
Stage Sant'Anna in Camprena Montepulciano - Pienza. The Val d'Orcia and the land between Pienza and Montepulciano are perhaps the most characteristic and typical of the Tuscan landscape, here the charm of nature, the wonders of art and the pleasure of a great kitchen melt in perfect harmony.
Stage Passignano - Tuoro . Arrival in Punta Tuoro Navaccia and board the ferry to the Maggiore Island, a small jewel protected by the calm waters of the lake. The night on the Island, in the ancient village of fishermen, will be truly magical! Overnight on the Island.
Stage Chiuse - Monteroni d'Arbia This beautiful trail marked by the CAI will allow us to pass by ancient villages set among beautiful vineyards. Stay overnight in the village of Monteroni.
Last leg of our journey from Monteroni d'Arbia to Siena. Our goal is clearly the splendid Piazza del Campo, the symbol of the city and the scene of his famous Palio! Overnight in hotel and free time to discover the great beauties of the Tuscan town.
Departure. It 'still possible to extend your stay in Siena to discover its great historical and artistic heritage