The St Francis Way in Italy St Francis Way Full Route

Activity :
Walking or Cycling
Duration :
Up to 30 nights
Distance :
520 km
Difficulty :
Medium +
Tour Type :
Self-Guided
Time To Go :
April to October
Price :
1 week from €510
Reviews :
inesa
Specialist: Inesa
Inesa is originally from Lithuania but has been living in Ireland for half of her life. She has a Bachelors Degree in International Tourism and Languages. She has great passion...
More by Inesa
Activity:
Walking or Cycling
Duration:
Up to 30 nights
Distance:
520 km
Difficulty:
Medium +
Tour Type:
Self-Guided
Time To Go:
April to October
Price:
1 week from €510
Rating:

The St Francis Way is also called Via Francigena di San Francesco and Cammino di Francesco in Italian.

The St Francis Way or Cammino di Francesco is an alternative route to the ancient Roman road between Florence and Rome, following in the footsteps of Saint Francis (San Francesco), founder of the Franciscan tradition. This long-distance walking trail inspired by the life and work of Saint Francis, is recommended for experienced walkers as the mountainous terrain makes the trail quite challenging, particularly the sections from Florence and from Assisi to Rieti.

Walkers however will be rewarded with stunning and peaceful countryside; passing through areas of impressive natural beauty, as well as important Franciscan sites including Assisi and Rieti, in Umbria. The Cammino di Francesco or St Francis Way finishes at the Vatican, where you can apply for your ‘Testimonium‘ of pilgrimage to Rome.

Click below to create your trip. You can walk or cycle.

inesa
Specialist: Inesa
Inesa is originally from Lithuania but has been living in Ireland for half of her life. She has a Bachelors Degree in International Tourism and Languages. She has great passion...
More by Inesa