TOUR E VISITE GUIDATE IN TUSCIA

VISIT TUSCANIA AND ITS DISTRICT.

The price for group guided tours is €3.50 and up per person.

Discover the beauty of a characteristic town and its Etruscan legacy.

We create tailor made tours based on your group’s needs.

GASTRONOMY IN TUSCANIA.

These are our  groups’ proposals for a unique  lunch or food tasting in Tuscania: Typical restaurant located in the small town centre, surrounded by a beautiful and unique countryside: Ideal for a lovely lunch before or after a visit to the churches of  Saint Pietro’s, Saint Maria Maggiore, and the old town centre or the rocky necropolises of Tuscania.

The price is €15.0 and up per person.

ITINERARY

TUSCANIA

An Etruscan pearl among villas and Mountains of Tuscia.

 

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Tuscania stands on seven tuff  promontories,  in a beautiful area just 18km from Viterbo, and the history of the first inhabitants,  begins at the end of the  Bronze era.

The waterway  of  Marta River and its tributaries, are the place of attraction of  the earliest archaic settlements of the area, on natural elevations formed by water erosion. During this time, it is not possible to speak of a single inhabited center but (as indicated by the discovery of twelve distinct rocky necropolises), most probably of a group of small agricultural villages that had as economic, administrative and religious point of reference San Pietro hill which became, in short time , one of the most important political and religious centers of Tuscia. On the same hill there  is  Saint Peter’s cathedral built in the XI  century. The Lombard Romanesque church is the most important monument of the city, and is particularly well-known for the gorgeous rose window , (and in general for the façade), as well as for the crypt.

 

Another remarkable monument is certainly the Cathedral, (formerly San Giacomo Cathedral), a simple but impressive structure dating back to 1563. The bell tower, on the left, was built in 178,  by the architect Domenico Lucchi from Viterbo.

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