Daniela Paci is the owner of Happy Cooking and has been running Umbria cooking classes and courses throughout the region for a decade.
But she is also a licensed tour guide, tour manager and travel agency director and fluent in English and Spanish
Following a masters degree in Tourism Management her speciality is small group tours where quality visits to some of Umbria's most evocative locations can be arranged.
But anyone is welcome; students, incentive groups, journalist educational tours, pilgrims and solo female travellers.
Her itineraries are customized, but you wont miss such must-see sights as Lake Trasimeno, Perugia, Assisi, Gubbio and Orvieto.
Daniela can also organize customized school trips for students of any age or grade and has long experience teaching and developing interactive and dynamic itineraries for kids.
Her tours are divided into 5 main sections:
- Slow Umbria
- Hidden Perugia:
- GustaUmbria Food&wine
- Walking tours
- Accessible tourism
UMBRIA WINTER GUIDED TOURS
Daniela is proposing the following guided tours until the Spring 2013 in collaboration with AltraUmbria
Etruscan Itinerary; Underground Orvieto: marvels of a buried town; Medieval Tour; wine and oil tastings
The pagan town; the sacred town; a mystical tour of the Basilica San Francesco; Franciscan footpaths; Underground Assisi; Assisian pastry, cakes and bread of St. Francis and St. Claire's times;
Giotto and Benozzo Gozzoli: a comparison of their lives of St. Francis
Impressive Christmas period in Gubbio
Oil tasting and tour of an olive oil producer; The farewell colours: Etruscan necropolis of the territory; The Rural life Museum and cooking class with products of the territory; Corciano and its olive groves, the most ancient olive tree
Roman and Longobards itineraries; Benedictine itineraries; Meeting a Mastro Cioccolatiere, Umbria and the chocolate tradition
Guided tours of Trevi
7. CITTA DI CASTELLO
Guided tour of crafts itinerary; the Renaissance itinerary; the Modern Art Itinerary; Stories from the Tiber River
8. MONTEFALCO AND BEVAGNA
Wine tours: Vineyards, the cellars of the Franciscan friars; the Medieval and the RomaN circuit; Teatime in the Roma Theatre