2) ROME AND ASSISI

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DAY 1

ROME

Arrival at Rome airport and reception by our English-speaking assistant. Transfer to the hotel and accommodation. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
DAY 2

ROME

Buffet breakfast in hotel. Today enjoy a full-day sightseeing (with local guide) of the “Eternal City”: in the morning we’ll visit St. Peter’s Square and Basilica, where there are the tombs of the Saint and of the Popes. We will have the possibility to visit the Vatican Museums with the Sistine Chapel. In the afternoon we’ll complete our visit (with local guide) seeing the main Basilicas in Rome: the Basilica of St. Mary Major and the Basilica of St. John Lateran with the Holy Stairs Church. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 3

ROME

Buffet breakfast in hotel. Possibility to participate in the Papal Audience if it is Wednesday or to attend the Papal Blessing if it is Sunday. In the afternoon, we’ll visit (with local guide) the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
DAY 4

ROME / ASSISI (175KM)

Buffet breakfast in hotel. Departure by private minivan for Assisi where we’ll visit (with local guide) this beautiful medieval city, including the Basilica of Santa Maria degli Angeli (where the “Portiuncola” is located), the Basilicas of St. Clare and St. Francis (with the Tomb of the Saint) and the Church of St. Damiano. Tonight, we will enjoy dinner at our hotel. Dinner and overnight in hotel.
DAY 5

ASSISI / ROME (175KM)

Buffet breakfast in hotel and check out. Transfer to the airport in Rome to catch the return flight.

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