Enjoy a full-day excursion from Rome to the Umbrian town of Assisi. Admire the large Basilica of St. Francis and its crypt. Marvel at the work of Italian masters like the Lorenzetti brothers and Simone Martini, and stained glass windows by Giovanni di Bonino and Puccio Capanna. Especially noteworthy are the masterpiece frescoes by Giotto and Cimabue. Visit the monastery house and its remarkable treasures, including rare manuscripts, paintings, reliquaries, tapestries, vestments, and frontals.