Private tour

Cortona: Private 2-hour Guided Tour

Activity provider: UMBRIA CON ME

Cortona: Private 2-hour Guided Tour

Activity provider: UMBRIA CON ME

From US$ 215.92 per group up to 30

Cortona was made very popular several years ago thanks to the Frances Mayes book "Under the Tuscan Sun". Travel with a local guide and encounter the highlights of the town, some of which date back to the 12th century.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Italian
Private group


  • Walk through Piazza della Repubblica, the main square
  • Encounter Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo, the residence of Cardinal Passerini during the 16th century
  • Admire Palazzo Casali and Teatro Signorelli
Full description
Cortona is a town which is certainly easy to love for everyone. This is mainly because of its atmosphere, its Etruscan past, its lovely medieval city center, and its fantastic views. Your experience begins as your professional local guide takes you on a private walking of the historical center of Cortona which will take you back in time. The tour features Piazza della Repubblica - the main square dating back to the Roman age, Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo - the residence of Cardinal Passerini during the 16th century, and the Palazzo Comunale - which dates back to the 12th century. Traveling further, encounter Palazzo Casali and Teatro Signorelli, which is a typical theater in a Neoclassical style still in use for the local theater season. The town’s cathedral will be also be a part of your walking tour, complete with its charming views.
  • Professional tour guide
  • Gratuities
  • Admission tickets
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Your departure point is at Piazza Garibaldi, at the beginning of the view point balcony.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
Customer reviews

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Julia was a fantastic guide. I highly recommend this tour.

July 10, 2022

Our tour guide Giuseppe was one of the most informative we have ever experienced. His knowledge of art, history and culture made Cortona come alive for us and he was so funny and engaging that the time flew by! We highly recommend this experience.

September 11, 2022

Product ID: 371750