international-holidays >> Cortona Tour Packages
Cortona holidays let you travel to the town where Frances Mayes based his much-loved book “Under the Tuscan Sun.” You can go on Cortona tours by traveling to the airport in either Florence or Pisa, both of which are in Tuscany. Trains bring people availing this travel packages to the Camucia-Cortona station. Buses connect the station to the town.
The town is not too big, and so vacationers picking Cortona holiday packages can visit all the sites of note on foot. The mainstay of Cortona has been the town hall, built way back in the 1200s. The town’s square, especially the Piazza della Repubblica, have also become famous and must-see places during the tour.
You must see the many stunning churches when you travel to Cortona. Tourists particularly take interest in Il Duomo and the Eremo Le Celle. Don’t miss the Joust of Archidado every spring during your trip to Cortona. The event brings together players of medieval games and makes Cortona vacation packages more special. You can buy wine and olive oil during your stay in the town.
Winters get cold in Cortona with the mercury dipping to 8 degrees centigrade in January. If you do choose to visit Cortona in December or January, carry heavy woollens because it can get really cold in winter, especially at night.
The city of Cortona has a warm climate. The weather is pleasant. The best times to visit Cortona are spring and summer. April, May and June are ideal for a trip there. Festivals take place in the warmer months and wine is made in warm weather too.
Cortona is a favourite among the travellers visiting Italy and especially, Tuscany. It provides a perfect amalgamation of a relaxed, contemporary life with a setting rich in culture and history. It is a perfect destination for a relaxing holiday away from city life and there are a number of Cortona tourism packages which provide the best activities for you to enjoy your stay here.
Whether you are an art lover or enjoy good food and delectable wine, Cortona has something for everyone. You can look up the various Cortona tourism guides available online for additional information on the sights of Cortona and for help in planning your vacation. A vacation in Cortona is a real stress buster and can leave you feeling rejuvenated and wanting more. It is also a very romantic destination with many people planning their weddings and honeymoons here.
It is also well connected to other cities and tourist spots in the vicinity. Whether you are travelling alone or with friends and family, Cortona will provide you with all that you want and more in terms of an experience which is a mix of culture, art, history, scenic surroundings and relaxation. Go ahead and book your very own Cortona tour today!
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