Deruta Virtual Walking Tour – the land of Italian pottery

Welcome to Deruta, a quaint medieval town nestled in the heart of Umbria, Italy, celebrated for its exquisite ceramics and rich history. This virtual walking tour invites you to explore the timeless charm of Deruta’s cobbled streets and artisan shops from the comfort of your home.

As you begin your journey, imagine strolling through the narrow lanes lined with ancient stone buildings, each corner telling a story of the past. The town’s architecture, with its Gothic and Renaissance influences, offers a scenic backdrop to the vibrant displays of handcrafted pottery, renowned for intricate designs and bright, colorful glazes.

Our local guide Patrizia will lead you to local workshops where the magic happens. Here, skilled artisans, continuing centuries-old traditions, shape, glaze, and paint each piece by hand, ensuring no two pieces are alike. You will venture further into the heart of Deruta to visit the main square, dominated by the historic Church of San Francesco. Its elegant façade and serene atmosphere offer a glimpse into the spiritual life of the town through ages.

This virtual walking tour of Deruta offers a glimpse into a town where medieval charm and artistic excellence live on, making it a timeless treasure in the heart of Italy.

Saturday, July 13th, 2024

12.00 pm – 01.00 pm EDT (New York Time)

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Time zones examples:

  • Rome Time: 06.00 pm
  • London Time: 05.00 pm
  • Los Angeles Time: 09.00 am

⛈️In case of bad weather, the walking tour will be cancelled and rescheduled.

The tour will last approximately 1 hour. At the end of the tour you will be given the chance to interact and make questions just like a live tour. The tour takes place in English!

⭐PRICE⭐ How much does the virtual tour cost?
Our virtual tour is tip-based. We prefer a system where you don’t have to pay for a ticket in advance without knowing how the virtual tour is going to be, instead, you take part in the tour first and at the end, you decide the price based on your satisfaction.Support our cultural activities with a voluntary contribution. Your contribution will help us continue our initiative and support the guides. You can leave a tip here:

Can’t watch our virtual tour live due to the time zone or are you unable to join us live? Register at the virtual tour and we will send you the recording  hence you can watch it  in your own time!

How to Join:

The tour will be hosted on Zoom. After the registration, you will receive an invitation with the Zoom Meeting link.

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