Discover one of the most evocative sides of Cortona following a spiritual road that leads to the enchanting Franciscan Le Celle Hermitage, through creeks and olive groves. Located on Mount Egidio, Le Celle is an ideal place to find peace and it's still inhabited by Capuchin monks, who lead a blessed life in the manner instructed by Saint Francis.
After the hike, enjoy a traditional picnic in a very peaceful setting! Enjoy fresh, seasonal, traditional and locally produced food, with local wine, surrounded by nature! It will be a special experience you will never forget!
Trail: about 6 Km
Difficulty: moderate (minimum practice required)
Experience available in spring, summer and autumn (depending on weather).
Hard shoes, suitable clothes, backpack and water are recommended.
This tour is not recommended to people with mobility issues or breathing difficulties.
- Full Day
- Spring summer
- Food Tasting
- Private English-speaking professional environmental tour guide (approx. 3 hours).
- Traditional picnic (including wine).
- Trasportation from/to your accommodation not included BUT RECOMMENDED given to the hiking start and end point. Available upon request. Whatever the number of people in your party and your accommodation address, we can arrange this service for you. Do not hesitate to ask!
A non-refundable deposit of 30% of the total amount is required at the TIME OF BOOKING to secure your reservation. The balance is then due 15 days BEFORE experience beginning.
Bookings made LATER THAN 15 days BEFORE experience beginning must be paid by lump-sum settlement.
Any cancellation by you must be notified by email to
We will acknowledge your cancellation by email.
- Cancellations received UP to 72 hours BEFORE experience beginning: FREE OF CHARGE.
- Cancellations received LATER THAN 72 hours BEFORE experience beginning, late arrivals and no shows: NO REFUND.
In case of uncertain weather, the organizer will check weather forecast the day before and decide if the experience must be postponed or the itinerary changed.
€ 85,00 per day
Price starts from: € 85,00