Our Eastern Tuscany walking holiday is
based for seven nights at a hotel that was originally a 12th century
monastery near the ancient town of Cortona. Today it is a lovely
three star hotel still owned by the Vatican.
This region of Italy abounds with history. In
600 BC Etruscan
civilization flourished here long before the Romans conquered. In medieval times Saint Francis
of Assisi preached
his message of harmony with nature.
The Renaissance brought a wealth of great artists and today, in
Arezzo, we find the fresco "Legend of the True Cross"
which is considered one of the highest achievements of Italian
- Visiting Assisi - home of St
Francis - patron saint of today's environmentalists
- Exploring Cortona and
learning about Etruscan civilisation at the amazing museum
- Walking in beautiful Tuscan
- Viewing the art treasures of
makes Walkers World Eastern Tuscany walking holidays
professional guides are bilingual and know their
variety of restaurants offer a chance to sample Tuscan
private bus allows for a flexible schedule to suit our
- Having two levels of
guided walking allows you to choose your own pace.
- A visit to Tuscany is
not complete without a wine tasting.
- Wine is included with dinners.
If you would like
a two week walking holiday in September you can combine Eastern Tuscany and Southern Tuscany holidays.
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