Orvieto: History and art in a golden framework and amid great shops and wine cellars

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Tour Number

Activity Level

71406


Categories

Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
it would be better to have someone help you in few parts of the city.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent)

from the Etruscans to the present day glamour .


Some of the greatest artists both in the Middle Ages and in the Renaissance left evidence of their presence on top of this Rock made of golden volcanic tufa stones. The bright golden mosaic tiles of the Duomo, Signorelli's outstanding Last Judgment frescoes, as well as the Fortress with its "mysterious" well are only some of the beauties of this gorgeous town.
Don't forget that Orvieto's wine has always been praised as one of the best in the country and its shops and gastronomy will of course attract you.

Itinerary

Our itinerary will depend on the meeting place and whether you are a first time visitor or on your needs as a connoisseur of the area.
We will anyway visit the major attractions and whatever is included in the main inbox to fulfill what is described in it.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Transportation

walking tour

What’s Included

Other: walking tour amid the little alleys of Orvieto with their outstanding golden color and amid attractive shops, visit of the Cathedral both inside and outside and, on request, visit of the fortress with St. Patrick's well.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 euros - you need 4 euros to enter the Cathedral and the rest depends on your needs, an average lunch could be 25,00 euros.

What’s Extra

Other: entrance fees to the Duomo and St. Patrick's well.
On request
Cost for wine taste and lunch for a total of about 40/50 euros each.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

We booked the 3 hour Orvieto History and Art tour with Marco - and so happy that we did. Marco was such a fun guide - a great personality and so knowledgeable. There wasn't a question we asked that he couldn't answer. We learned so much about Orvieto's spectacular Cathedral and the history of the area, as well as seeing areas of town that we would have never found on our own. I would definitely recommend Marco for any tour in the Umbria area. Thanks Marco for a great afternoon!
Janet H.

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    221 USD(for up to 10 people) (duration: 3 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    71406


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Food and Wine, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.
    it would be better to have someone help you in few parts of the city.

    Maximum travelers: 10

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (fluent)

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