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Monday 15 August 2022
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Visits with the Director in August

Assisi (PG) - Every Sunday in August from 11 am, in the green forest of St. Francis takes place on the cycle "Views with the Director", organized by the FAI - Italian Environment Fund, to raise awareness and visitors of all ages to enjoy this splendid example of Italian rural landscape.

It will be possible to participate in engaging guided tours that will see Luca Chiarini, Property Manager of the Wood, accompany visitors on a special tour to discover three different routes - natural, historical, artistic and spiritual - with special insights into the maintenance and protection of this place . At the end of the visit will also set up a tasting of natural products: a variety of sweet and savory honey (liquorice, onion, cinnamon, thyme, eucalyptus, tangerine, etc.)., Homemade bread, jams dell'agrumeto in the Garden of Kolymbetra Valley of the Temples in Agrigento, syrup, cedar and more.

The Bosco di San Francesco in Assisi, a splendid example of Italian rural landscape of 64 acres and over 800 years of history, is a real inner journey to discover the message of perfect harmony between Man and Creation that St. Francis taught the world. Visitors are invited to walk the narrow path, starting from the Basilica of San Francesco and passing through the Selva di San Francesco, owned by the Papal Basilica - Sacred Convent of St. Francis of Assisi, through woodlands and fields, clearings and olive groves. Once in the valley, you can discover evidence of a microcosm inhabited at the turn of the thirteenth and fourteenth century by Benedictine nuns, and, later, an old tower-mill from which you can admire and enjoy the "Third Heaven" extraordinary work of Land Art of the Master Michelangelo.

Under the Patronage of the Umbria Region, the Province of Perugia and the city of Assisi. Admission Adults: € 7,00 Children (4-14 years) and FAI Members: € 5.00.

For more information: FAI - Bosco di San Francesco
tel. 075-813157

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[Source: Umbria OnLine]

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