Guide to: La Verna, Camaldoli and Cortona
From Arezzo taking the road that leads to Rassina, continue and reach Chiusi della Verna (69 km, 1h30 minutes from Bucine) to visit the "Santuario della Verna" where St. Francis of Assisi seemed to received right there the stigmata on September 14, 1224.
After visiting La Verna proceed to Camaldoli, in the town of Poppi. The whole country has always gravitated around the "Monastero" (ninth century) founded by monk from Ravenna San Romualdo.
From Arezzo it’s also possible to go to visit the pretty medieval town of Cortona from which on sunny days it’s possible to view the Lago Trasimeno. Once the tour will be end it’s possible to arrive to Perugia or Assisi.