Private tour of the center of Perugia, famous also for perugina chocolate. With this visit the city will surprise you because it is rich in myths and legends. Discover the Etruscan history through the Etruscan Arch and the Porta Marzia.
Discover Perugia with a private guide by your side. It is known for its delicious chocolate production, but it is rich in history and prehistory, Gothic and Byzantine elements, an underground city between history and legend: this is Perugia, the city that will surprise you with its beauty.
The tour will start by meeting with the local guide to follow the history of Perugia intertwined with myths and legends. Among the severl attractions of the city, you can visit the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, which houses the famous chapel of the ring, the relic of the nuptial ring of the Virgin Mary. Protected by an iron gate, the precious relic is armored by fourteen locks.
The walking tour will continue through the picturesque alleys of the city and along the ancient city walls and most important Etruscan landmarks of the city. Visit the Fontana Maggiore, admire the Etruscan Arch, where three steep streets rise upwards to the city's main Piazza IV Novembre and don't forget to admire the lovely Porta Marzia, one of the exits of the old Rocca Paolina.
The hidden treasures of Perugia will be revealed to you by visiting the underground city: starting from the Cathedral of San Lorenzo, you can admire the Etruscan, Roman and medieval epochs between tunnels, walls and ancient streets. Your private guide will be a local expert of history, culture and art, so you can ask any questions you may have, and you will go back home at the end of the tour with a very rich knowledge of the charming city of Perugia!
Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.
We suggest wearing comfortable clothes and shoes. In summer, remember to bring a hat and a bottle of water; in autumn/winter, don't forget an umbrella.