ROME -2ºF - 3ºF - BOMARZO 43ºF - 48ºF - CASCATTA DELLE MARMORE - FERENTILLO 41ºF - 48ºF - ORVIETO 41ºF - 48ºF
Welcome to your Europamundo Trip Style!!! The information about the meeting place and start time of your circuit can be found on your voucher.Ogni Pensiero Vola We started our journey from Rome to BOMARZO. We will visit its Monsters Park (entrance included), amazing Renaissance garden decorated with an infinity of fantastic and grotesque sculptures that will make our imagination fly. After a short walk we will enter the Umbria region. We will stop at MARMORE WATERFALLS, (entrance included) the highest artificial waterfalls in Europe, lunch time before admiring this spectacular piece of engineering surrounded by a magnificent landscape. Nearby we will find the tiny village of FERENTILLO, where we will visit its curious Mummies Museum, a crypt that holds incredibly well-preserved bodies and skeletons. We will continue our route to finish our day in ORVIETO. Founded on a hill, its walled profile is trimmed between the sky and the surrounding valleys. Called the underground city, above it emerges the medieval Orvieto, which has valuable palaces and a splendid cathedral, an Italian Gothic masterpiece. Accommodation
ORVIETO 41ºF - 48ºF
The Etruscan SmileAfter breakfast we will go up to know the historic center of Orvieto and its Duomo (entrance included). Afterwards, we will depart to PITIGLIANO, an amazing village suspended on a rocky promontory that keeps its ancient appearance intact and which was known as the little Jerusalem. Time to have lunch and get lost with slow steps through its cozy corners, viewpoints and jewish quarter. Afterwards, we will relax enjoying the experience of immerse yourself in the spectacular SATURNIA THERMAL BATHS, made up of a series of natural outdoor pools and staggered with small waterfalls, at a temperature of 37ºC degrees. We will continue until SORANO, called the Matera of Tuscany. The city is located on a natural defile, is still preserving its imposing fortification that makes it seem suspended in space and times. We will walk and savor the charm of its picturesque streets and walls. Return to our hotel in Orvieto.
ORVIETO 41ºF - 48ºF - BOLSENA 41ºF - 48ºF - ASSISI 41ºF - 48ºF - AREZZO 46ºF - 50ºF - SIENA 43ºF - 50ºF
The song of the creatures. Today we will cross the forests, hills and fields of olive trees and wineyards of the Umbria to reach the LAKE OF BOLSENA, called the "navel of Italy" for its shape and location, a true paradise from the environmental, historical, archaeological or cultural point of view. We will then meet the village of BOLSENA, which gives name to the lake. Peaceful and charming fairytale village where we will walk along its quiet beach. We continue our journey until ASIS, spiritual destiny par excellence, St. Francis and St. Clare’s hometown. It´s basilica, decorated with frescoes by Giotto, shelter the saint´s relic. We will have time to visit it , stroll through its cozy streets and medieval squares, and have lunch. Our path now leads us to surround part of Lake Trasimeno to reach AREZZO, it is no doubt one of our tour medieval jewels. Elegant and quiet, we will walk through its streets full of goldsmithing and crafts shops. Arezzo has been the scenario of one of the most beautiful films in history.... Could you guess which one? We will end our day in SIENA: prideful, haughty, mysterious... Siena is a dream come true. A World Heritage Site since 1995, St. Catherine of Siena born here (basilica entrance included) and the world´s first bank still in operation. Accommodation
SIENA 43ºF - 50ºF
Life Is Beautiful We will start the morning in Siena oldtown, which with its majestic brick palaces, its unmistakable bicolor cathedral and its famous hand-fan shaped square, where the world’s famous medieval horse race "El Palio" is celebrated and will not let anyone indifferent. Driving through the colorful Tuscan fields we will arrive at SAN GALGANO ABBEY, with a small hermitage, a rock and an amazing legend linked to this place that our guide will explain us. After that we´ll travel to VOLTERRA, on the edge of a high mountain range that gives it an isolated and mysterious look, scenario of a very famous collection of novels. Jewel of etruscan, roman, medieval and renaissance art, after lunch it is essential to approach its roman theater or visit its etruscan museum. Return to Siena and accommodation.
SIENA 43ºF - 50ºF - MONTERIGGIONI 46ºF - 48ºF - SAN GIMIGNANO 45ºF - 50ºF - PISA 48ºF - 52ºF
Tuscan Towers We leave Siena with a wonderful view of its cathedral tower and set off to contemplate the emblematic medieval towers of Tuscany. As we approach MONTERIGGIONI, we will appreciate the solidity of its wall towers. This small medieval completely fortified village in perfect state of conservation, makes it one of the most authentic in Tuscany. Crossing soft and wavy vineyard hills we will sight the superb SAN GIMIGNANO towers. Thanks to its location on a hill, we will be able to glimpse some of the 13 towers that identify this unique village, a symbol of its prosperous commercial past, and because of them it is a World Heritage Site. Its beautiful streets and squares offer us all kind of shops with the best local craftsmanship and gastronomy. To enjoy an indelible memory of our tour, we will finish the stage in PISA. We will climb to its iconic leaning tower, which is part of an impressive monumental religious ensemble in the so-called Miracles Square (ticket included to the cathedral and to the tower). In this ancient republic on the Arno River banks and prestigious university town, we can taste the local gastronomy and stroll through its lively streets. Return to the city of completion. End of services. Our guide will drop you off at the agreed point.We hope you have enjoyed your circuit with Europamundo.
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