In the green heart enjoying the largest FIERA dei Morti of Italy.
Visiting Rome, Assisi, Perugia, Collevalenza, Cascia, Cascate delle Marmore, Spoleto and more attractions.
31 October 2018 – Wednesday
Departure by Air Malta flight KMO 614 to Rome at 17.50 hrs. Group must be at the airport at 15.30 hrs. On our arrival in Rome we set off for our Hotel near Assisi where on arrival we meet for our delicious dinner. We are then given our rooms and enjoy some free time later.
1 November 2018 – Thursday
After our buffet breakfast, we shall leave for a most interesting tour of the of the surrounding area. This region is referred to as the green heart of Italy. Umbria is famous for the supreme beauty of the countryside, it’s unique small Mediaeval villages and the excellent food the whole area has to offer. Today we visit Assisi with its laid-back atmosphere and the picturesque narrow winding roads. We shall go straight to the world famous Basilica and admire what is still left from the last earthquake that threatened its destruction. This is the City of Peace, and you really breathe serenity and peace everywhere. Dedicated to Saint Francis, the Patron Saint of Italy, Assisi is a real gem in the Culture, Tradition and artistic beauty of the whole country. We shall also be visiting San Damiano and Santa Chiara and later on, in the afternoon there will be a stop at the well known Santa Maria degli Angeli. A mouthwatering dinner awaits us at our very comfortable Hotel in the evening.
2 November 2018 – Friday
After our buffet breakfast, we shall leave for Perugia where these days the FIERA DEI MORTI, the largest in all Italy is held. This is extraordinary and here you can find stalls of all kinds. It offers good bargain shopping of anything that you might dream of. The Splendid University city of Perugia awaits us later on in the day. This is the capital town of the Umbria Region and dominates from the top of a hill like many other towns in this region over a magnificent panorama. A stroll along the main street will lead us to the busy centre where many will be lured by the elegant shops and authentic piazzas. Chocolate lovers will discover the place of origin! A MUST TRY and the best souvenir one can take home for his/ her loved ones. Time permitting we shall also visit Collevalenza.
3 November 2018 – Saturday
Today after breakfast will take us to the wonderful Cascia which immediately brings to our minds, the great Saint that has inspired such a great devotion. Visiting her Basilica and later on Roccaporena her birth place will be like living a real fairy tale. The vast rocky pyramid that dominates the village of Roccaporena has been called “The Sacred Rock”. Thousands come here to venerate Lo Scoglio di Santa Rita. In some places, the water runs through canyon like gorges. A day spent in beautiful country where we might also stop to buy local products to take home with us.
4 November 2018 – Sunday
After our buffet breakfast today we are going to visit the Famous Cascate delle Marmore that is open only on Sundays for visitors. A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE for young and old. A great opportunity to witness their great beauty. This will definitely fill up our day with great emotions. Later on, if the group is interested, we may visit the Town of Spoleto before proceeding to our hotel for dinner. Time to pack our luggage this evening.
5 November 2018 – Monday
All good things, unfortunately, come to an end! We leave after buffet breakfast on our way to Rome, the Eternal City. We shall have the opportunity of touring the capital city making use of our own bus. Later on we shall continue on our way to Rome Fiumicino Airport where we hope to arrive around 17.30 hrs. Departure on KMO 615 is at 20.05 hrs. Expected arrival in Malta is at 21.30 hrs.
Those who wish or need to return to Malta on Sunday 4th November in the evening may do so by confirming their booking as soon as possible!
Early booking is highly recommended as seats are limited.
A trip not to be missed! Rest assured that you will fall in love with this extraordinary region, Umbria! We sincerely hope to have you on board.
31 October – 5 November 2018
6 days 5 nights.
Per person €690
• The return Air Malta flights Malta to Roma.
Airline taxes and fuel charges.
• Transfers and excursions according to the program.
• Accommodation for 5 nights in a very comfortable 3-star Hotel on half board.
• Continental buffet breakfast and dinner.
• All rooms with private facilities and air-conditioned.
• Fully air-conditioned coach for the whole 6 days of the trip.
• Well experienced Tour leader to lead the group.
• Local English speaking guide.
•ENTRANCES TICKETS TO MUSEUMS, CABLE CARS, FUNPARKS, BOATS, etc are not included.
*Single room supplement is €20 per night.
• Limited seats are available. Book as early as possible with a deposit of €200 per person.
• Whoever needs to know prices for children accompanying adults on this trip, are kindly asked to contact us on +356 21414788 or +356 99499072.