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Assisi to Rome – A unique pilgrimage in the footsteps of Saint Francis - 8 Days

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From 899 € per person

  • Pilgrimage hiking tour through the green heart of Italy
  • Spiritual experiences amidst beautiful landscapes
  • Enjoy the highlights of Assisi and two days in Rome

Day 1 Arrival day - Assisi

Day 2 From Assisi to Spello
• Visit of Assisi, including the Basilica of St. Francis
• Hike up Monte Subasio to reach Spello, a gem of a place rich in frescoes and surrounded by Roman fortifications

Day 3 Monteluco & Spoleto
• Descend from the summit of Monteluco to the Roman town of Spoleto
• Take a walk through the picturesque streets of the town to reach the Church of San Salvatore, which offers wonderful views of the town below

Day 4 Speco di Narni- Greccio - Fontecolombo
• Start by visiting the “Speco di Narni” caves, one of the most notable
Franciscan sanctuaries
• Walk through beautiful woods of the sacred Rieti Valley to the pilgrimage church, Greccio Monastery and the Fontecolombo Monastery in the area known as the Franciscan Sinai

Day 5 La Foresta - Poggio Bustone – Marmore Falls
• Visit the La Foresta Monastery, which is a lovely area of natural peace and beauty
• Hike to the Poggio Bustone Monastery, where St. Francis laid the foundations for his community
• See the impressive Marmore Falls

Day 6 The Rome of St. Francis
• The last leg of the journey brings you to Rome and St. Francis‘ Monument in Laterano at the Basilica of San Giovanni
• Do a walking tour to see the Eternal City´s most beautiful spots and finish up at St. Peter’s, the largest Basilica in Christendom

Day 7 Guided tour and free afternoon to explore ancient Rome
• Step back in time to the days of the Gladiators and see the remains of the great Roman Empire close-up with a guided tour through antiquity on Campidoglio
• View the walls of the Colosseum, before heading on to Piazza Venezia
• Enjoy a free afternoon "doing as the Romans do" - drinking espresso, eating pasta & seeing the sites. Don´t forget to toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain before leaving!

Day 8 Departure day

• 7 x nights with buffet breakfast
• 5 x 3-course evening meals
• 1 x entrance to the Marmore Waterfalls
• 1 x 3-hour guided tour of Rome
• 5 x days with an English speaking hiking guide
• Transport by deluxe AC motor coach as per itinerary (incl. arrival and departure transfers from/to Roma APT)
• Baggage assistance upon arrival and departure at each hotel

Our partner hotels


• Hotel Giotto in Assisi (2 nights)
• Albornoz Palace Hotel in Spoleto (1 night)
• Hotel Quattro Stagioni in the area of Rieti (2 nights)
• DNB House Rome in Rome (2 nights)

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