Home-town of Saint Francis, peacefully set on the
slopes of the Subasio Mountain, Assisi is famous all
over the Christian world. The Basilica of Saint
one of Europe's most important sanctuaries and undoubtedly
the cultural highlight of the entire region.
Our guides will show
you the most important monuments, the roman remains,
the charming intact medieval town, surprising views
and the town’s hidden treasures.
• half day Itinerary
- Basilica of St. Francis*
- Piazza del
Comune (central square)
- Minerva temple
- Chiesa Nuova
- Oratory of St. Francesco Piccolino
Basilica of St. Claire
San Rufino Cathedral (option)
• full day Itinerary
The visit to
outside the townwalls is added to a half day
- Eremo delle Carceri (“Hermitage”)
- San Damiano sanctuary
- Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli and the Porziuncola.
•► Practical information
(*)A guided tour inside the Basilica with the
explanation by the guide in person of the world
(Giotto, Cimabue, Martini, Lorenzetti, etc...) is
They are for rent at 2 euro per person.
No visits are allowed on Sundays or any other
(**)The little monastery on the Subasio Mountain (Eremo
delle Carceri, the “Hermitage”) and first convent of
the poor Claires (Church of St Damiano) cannot be
reached by coach, it is necessary to rent
The guide can be met at Parking A (-San Pietro) or
Parking B (Porta Nuova), in this case the visit will
It is preferable to contact the guide at least a few
hours before the visit.