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  3. Assisi

Assisi: 2.5-Hour Private Walking Tour With a Local Guide

Product ID: 175227
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Join this private tour to explore Assisi, the city that is so often identified with one of the most beloved saints ever, St. Francis of Assisi. You'll discover a delightful medieval town with lots of precious hidden corners and delicious typical food.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • See the world-famous Basilica of St. Francis dating back to the XIII century
  • Marvel at the beautiful medieval Piazza del Comune with the Temple of Minerva
  • Spot the New Church and the Oratory of St. Francis Piccolino
  • Walk to Piazza S. Chiara, overlooked by the Basilica of St. Clare
Full description
A must do when you visit Assisi is seeing the beautiful Basilica of St. Francis, built in the XIII century and characterised by two different and complementary parts, the Lower Church and the Upper Church. Once you are inside, try to spot the wonderful frescoes by various artists including Simone Martini, Giotto and his school.

Follow your guide through via San Francesco to reach the medieval Piazza del Comune, where you can see the Temple of Minerva dating back to the first century B.C., a true jewel of the ancient arts.

The tour continues towards the New Church, built on the birthplace of S. Francis. Walk around the church to get to the Oratory of St. Francis Piccolino, inside which (according to legend) the Saint was born.

Walking along Corso Mazzini, you will then arrive in Piazza S. Chiara, overlooked by the Basilica of St. Clare. Inside it, you will admire the remains of the Saint and the beautiful wooden crucifix which, according to legend, spoke to S. Francis.
Includes
  • Ticket to the Basilica of St. Francis
  • Expert local guide
  • Private tour
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance to other museums, churches and palaces (if you want to visit anything else, please ask your guide and you can buy your ticket on the spot)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Piazza Inferiore di San Francesco, Assisi (Perugia) Meet your guide at the main entrance of the Rivista San Francesco Assisi.

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Important information
Know before you go
- Please note that this is a walking tour only
- Please note that this tour does not include entrance to sites which require an entrance fee, except from the Basilica of St. Francis
- Please wear comfortable shoes during the tour
- Please note that the access to the Basilica might be subject to last minute changes depending on religious events/celebrations

From US$ 313.12 Per group up to 10

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Faberest

Product ID: 175227