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Umbrian Countryside: Semi-escorted

4 day/3 nights
(Multilingual tour - English/French/Spanish)                             
DEPARTURE
 Rome
DATES
 Daily departures
   

 
   
ITINERARY
 
Day 1

Rome - Fabro
   

Transfer to Rome Railway station on your own to catch your train to Fabro. Upon arrival private transfer to the hotel. This afternoon enjoy a horse ride with a stop for a break and some snacks. Back to hotel. At dinner you'll have the chance to taste the typical Umbrian cuisine with beverage included at the restaurant of hotel. Overnight. (D)

     
Day 2

Fabro
   

After breakfast you'll experience a lesson of pasta making and taste it at lunch! In the afternoon you'll enjoy a guided excursion to Città della Pieve. This characteristic village was touched by the events of the medieval history, and indeed, a number of masters had the control of the town until when Clement VII placed it under the direct control of the Church. At the center of the village, still today encircled to a good extension by the walls of 1300, having such a medieval style that here the narrowest street of Italy can be found the Dome. Inside the church, works can be found of Domenico Alfani and of the great painter from Città della Pieve, the Perugino. Beyond to the beautiful tower del Pubblico, high 38 meters and constructed since year 1000, the churches of Santa Maria della Mercede and Saint Agostino, which conserve respectively a fresco of the Perugino and a table of Pomarancio, one should not forget to visit the castel (La Rocca) and the church of S. Francesco, today sanctuary of the Madonna di Fatima. The former it is a solid defensive structure with towers, the latter, dating back to the XIII century, has works of local school and a "Pentacost" of the Pomarancio; finally, some works of the most famous painter of the city, Pietro Vannucci, are conserved in the churches of S. Maria dei Servi e Saint Antonio Abbate. Among the most important manifestations taking place in the city we should absolutely mention the Race of the Terzieri Festival. Back to hotel where dinner and overnight. (BD)


   
Day 3
  Fabro
   

Breakfast at hotel. Day at leisure. Dinner and overnight. (B,D)
Free time to explore this magical place between Umbria and Tuscany.

     
Day 4
  Fabro - Rome
   

After breakfast, transfer by private car to Chiusi railway station to catch your train to Rome. End of services. (B)

     

INCLUSIONS


 

• 3 nights accommodation • 3 breakfast • 3 dinners with ½ water and ¼ house wine • Private transfer from Fabro railway station to hotel R/T • Guided visit of  Città della Pieve  •  Half day horse ride with snacks included • 1 pasta making lesson • Train Tickets in coach class Rome/Fabro RT



 
EXCLUSIONS

 

• Tips • Extras • Drinks at meals • Hotel city taxes must be paid on spot  • Anything not mentioned in "Price Includes"

     

     

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