Exploring Tuscany and Umbria

Tuscany and Umbria are two of Italy's most beautiful and historic regions. This tour takes in the highlights of both, from the splendours of Florence and Pisa, to the charming hill towns of the area as well as atmospheric Assisi. There is also time in Rome to see the major sites there at the end of the tour.

Day 1 FLIGHT
Depart USA for Rome

Day 2 ROME - FLORENCE (5 nights)
Tour of the Duomo, including museum, The Baptistery, Uffizi Gallery.

Day 3 FLORENCE
Academia, Santa Croce

Day 4 DAY TRIP TO SAN GIMIGNANO AND SIENA
Walking Tour in San Gimignano, Collegiata; Duomo, Piazza del Campo in Siena

Day 5 FREE DAY IN FLORENCE
Time to explore Florence at leisure

Day 6 DAY TRIP TO PISA AND LUCCA
Walking Tour of Lucca, San Martino, San Michele; Duomo, Bapstistry, Tower, Campo Santo (Campo dei Miracoli)

Day 7 FLORENCE - PERUGIA - ASSISI (2 nights)
Walking Tour of Perugia, Galleria Nazionale dell' Umbria

Day 8 ASSISI
Basilica di San Francescco, Basilica Santa Chiara

Day 9 ASSISI - ORVIETO - ROME (3 nights)
Walking Tour of Orvieto, Duomo

Day 10 ROME
Coliseum, Forum, Free time

Day 11 ROME
St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican Museums

Day 12 DEPARTURE
Transfer to the airport for the return flight home