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Tour in Perugia: squares and fountains, the archeological sites and medieval walls in Umbria.

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Perugia Tours in Umbria

Perugia located in the luxuriant Umbria, encircled by walls and enormous ramparts is divided into five districts. It was built by the Etruscans 22 centuries ago.
Perugia view of the palace

The city boasts wonderful gates among which the mighty Porta Pulchra or d'Augusto. Some of the most important Italian piazzas can be found when walking through its centre made up of very narrow and steep streets, countless arches and suggestive panoramas.

One of these is Piazza Grande (14 th November) onto which Palazzo dei Priori and the Cathedral face.

The thirteenth century Fontana Maggiore is positioned in the centre.There is also the Piazza del Spramuro where the Università Vecchia and Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo are housed in a fourteenth century palazzo.Perugia view that you can see in our tour in Perugia

A visit to the Giardino Belvedere is also very interesting.The Rocca Paolina, built in 1540, rises up below.

You can still take a walk through the fortress and enjoy the suggestive Middle Age atmosphere.

An entire district of the old city can be found below the Rocca Paolina.

A find that demonstrates the walls and footings of an ancient Etruscan civilisation that is truly interesting to see.

Transfer tour to/from Rome to/for Florence
A day transfer to enjoy the countryside and visit some undiscoverded cities during the transfer. It will be possible see Orvieto, Civita di Bagnoregio, Orvieto and Bomarzo a truly wonderful day transfer.
Orvieto view
Orvieto, Etuscian city where you can find a lot of archaeological rests of this ancient population that was here before the Romans. A very fascinating town built on the top of a tuff, famous for the delicious food and its underground city. Following a visit to a winery and the town of Montepulciano, after Brunello di Montalcino the Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is one of the best you can find in the Tuscany area.
St. Francis Church in Assisi
Two very closer cities, Assisi and Perugia will present you a special life-style. The quite town of Perugia, with its beautiful squares, populated by students and Perugini, will transmit you calmness and peacefulness. You will also enjoy the religious atmosphere and silence of Assisi: the city of Saint Francesco D'Assisi.
Tips: Perugia is very famous for its chocholate production, try it.