- Code Tour12
- Tour Length 9 hours
- Tour type Private Driver day trip to Assisi
- People target this tour is for individuals and Families
- Highlights Assisi The Cathedral ( Abbey) Santa Chiara
- Included Transportation in a comfortable Mercedes Limovan equipped with double air-conditioning , qualified english speaking driver full insurance taxes and tolls
- Not included Entrance tickets Private walking guide Gratuity
- Services English speaking driver (other languages please ask the office )
Assisi Private day trip from Rome
Assisi is a tiny Umbrian Town in the center of Italy not far from Perugia , Assisi is best known and is visited because it was the birth place of St Francis Of Assisi the patron saint of Italy and who founded the Franciscan Order. St Francis was and is still today that impact of the popularity of the Catholic church for St Francis who is greatly loved By all the Christian faiths. The main attractions is the Basilica of St Francis...Read all
Perugia the Umbrian capital it covers over two thirds of the Region its has many castles , Fortresses and Palaces the landscape is on the Tiber Valley and umbra which is covered by the hills and east there are the Mountains and mich of the area is also covered by woodland it's a natural reserve. The villages that engage the historical and Artistic story and is also home to the largest lake in the center of Italy Lake Trasimeno which also has...Read all
Narni In ancient times was called Narnia it is located in the province of Terni the southern part of Umbria region , Narni was the connecting point between Rome to the Adriatic Sea and was very Important for the growth of the Roman Empire. Through Narni flows the River Nera which helped the navigation in Ancient times to reach Rome. In the year 23Bc the bridge of Augustus was built by the great Emperor Augustus, which crosses over the River Nera ....Read all
Assisi Private day trip from Rome with Italy Limousine a Driver in Rome will drive you all to the town of Assisi. Assisi an important spiritual place if staying in Rome then the town of Assisi is a special place to See. Some historical facts about why Assisi is so famous, This is not just for its magnificent Catherdral its Medieval walls that surround the town and the buildings that are built within a fortress.The Church of Santa Maria Maggiore was originally built 10Century AD until 1136 was the Catherdral of Assisi.The Basilica Santa Maria Dei Angeli is of a large builing and is the 7th largest christian Church.
The reason why its worth the day trip to Assisi from Rome is because it is a meeting place for travellers to visit where St Francis recieved his bendication and where st Francis Died on the 04 October 1226. In the Year 1180 San Francis was born and Was from Assisi. Around the year 1202 during a war between Perugia and Assisi St Francis was held captive in a prison in Perugia for over a year. In the year 1206 he changed his life completly and left all his wealth and safe life behind him and started his spriritual journey. He is remembered due to his declaration of poverty in the main square giving up all his families riches. In the year 1228 St Francis only after 2 years after his death was made saint by the Pope Gregorio V11.
For all christians and non believers St Francis was someone that gave up everything for a life of poverty and sufference.
For the Catholic church St Francis suffered from Stigmatas which during his short life many people witnessed his great sufference.