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1st DAY/SATURDAY CATANIA
Independent arrival at the Hotel Una Palace in Catania. Accommodation. Welcome cocktail, dinner and overnight at your Hotel.
2nd DAY /SUNDAY –CATANIA/SIRACUSA/RAGUSA
After a buffet breakfast, depart to Syracuse and visit the archaeological area including the famous Latomie of the Paradise and the Dyionisios “Ear”. Continue to the island of Ortigia, historical centre of the city and visit of the Cathedral and The Arethuse fountain. Lunch on your own. Depart to Ragusa and visit of the enchanting historical centre “Ibla”, with its Baroque stunning palaces and churches. Enjoy an aperitif in a nice bar in the main square by the Dome. Accommodation, dinner and overnight at Hotel Poggio del Sole.
3rd DAY /MONDAY -RAGUSA/PIAZZA-ARMERINA/AGRIGENTO
After a buffet breakfast, depart to Caltagirone famous centre of the
Sicilian ceramics production. Continue to Piazza Armerina and visit the
worldwide known Villa Romana del Casale thanks to its well preserved
mosaics. Lunch in a local restaurant with a special menu chosen to
give the opportunity to taste the local specialities. Depart to Agrigento
and visit the Valley of the Temples. Accommodation and dinner at Hotel Dioscuri Bay Palace. After dinner, unforgettable tour of the Valley of the Temples by night. Overnight.
4th DAY /TUESDAY – AGRIGENTO/PALERMO/MONREALE
After buffet breakfast depart for Palermo. Accomodation at the Hotel. Time at leisure and lunch at your own. In the afternoon visit of Monreale : visit of the Cathedral, one of the most beautiful monuments of the world, and the Benedictine Cloister in arab-norman style. Continue to visit the historical center of Palermo, one of the largest of Europe ( including the Cathedral, the Palatine Chapel, the Royal Palace ). Accomodation at your hotel. Dinner and overnight
After buffet breakfast, depart for Segesta to admire the Temple and the Theater surrounded by a suggestive landscape. Continue to the medieval village of Erice placed on the top of a hill, and walk in its tiny and characteristic streets. Lunch on your own. Down to Trapani viewing the salt windmills still working. Return to Palermo. Dinner at a local restaurant. Accommodation at your hotel
6th DAY/THURSDAY PALERMO/CEFALU’/PARCO DEI NEBRODI /TAORMINA /GIARDINI NAXOS
After buffet breakfast, depart for Cefalù and visit the arab-norman Cathedral. Enjoy a walk in thestreets of the small village and have a taste of the delicious home-made ice cream. Continue to the Park of “Nebrodi”. Stop at the Miraglia Forest for lunch with a typical menu including home made pasta. Continue to Cesarò, Randazzo and visit the Etna park from an unsual point of view, the North part of it. Indescribable landscapes will appear under your eyes. Arrival in Giardini Naxos, dinner and overnight at your hotel.
7th DAY/FRIDAY – TAORMINA/ GIARDINI NAXOS
After breakfast, weather condition permitting, morning dedicated to a fantastic excursion to Monte Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe. Across fascinating landshape, we will reach a height of 1800 meters, where we will enjoy a fantastic panorama of the Jonian sea In the afternoon visit of Taormina the small medieval village called “the Pearl of the Jonian Sea” Enjoy time at leisure for shopping or walking through the narrow streets. Possibility to visit the Roman-Greak theatre on your own. In the late afternoon return to the hotel. In the evening g be ready for a farewell dinner at your hotel.
After buffet breakfast, end of the Tour
8th DAY/SATURDAY – TAORMINA / GIARDINI NAXOS
RATES PER PERSON:
Euro 875 in dbl/trp/b room
Euro 1.090 in Single/b Room
ENTRANCE FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED
- Welcome cocktail
- 7 Dinners, 2 Lunches, 7 Breakfast
- Aperitif in Ragusa Ibla
- -Ice cream break in Cefalù
- Transportation De Luxe motorcoach
- English speaking tour escort
- Local guides where necessary.
- Porterage at hotel.
RATE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Transfers in/out
- Entrance fees
- Everything which is not clearly specified under “rate includes”
- 100 % penality for 1-3 days and
- 70 % penality from 4 to 7 days before the beginning of the Tour.
- 50 % penality from 8 to 14 days before the beginning of the Tour .
- 25 % penality from 15 to 21 days before the beginning of the Tour.
-10% penality from 22 to 30 days
HOTELS OR SIMILAR:
UNA HOTEL PALACE (4 stars) or
Another of 4 star
Via Etnea 218
Tel: 095 2505111 Fax: 095 2505112
HOTEL POGGIO DEL SOLE RESORT (4 star)
S:P Ragusa / marina di Ragusa Km 5,7
Tel: 0932/6666452 / 668521 Fax: 0932/667288
HOTEL NH DIOSCURI BAY PALACE (4 stars)
Lungomare Falcone e Borsellino
Tel: 0922/406111 Fax: 0922/411297
GRAND ALBERGO SOLE (4 stars) or sim.
Corso Vittorio Emanuele 291
Tel: 091 6041111 Fax: 091 6110182
HOTEL CAESAR PALACE (4 star) or similar.
Via Cuba Porticato
98035 GIARDINI NAXOS
Tel: 0942 5590 Fax: 0942 559595
OTHER TOURS AVAILABLE :
8 DAYS/7 NTS VISIT CALABRIA, AEOLIAN ISLAND. Departing on Mondays from Lamezia Terme / Tropea
15 DAYS/14 NTS FOR A COMPLETE VISIT OF SICILY . Departing on Saturdays from Palermo
CRUISE TO AEOLIAN ISLAND
8 DAYS/7 NTS Complete tour of Aeolian Archipelagus Departing every Saturday from Lipari
YOUR CONTACT IN SICILY FOR :
TOUR PLANNING AND RESERVATIONS
FOR INDIVIDUALS AND GROUPS
96011 AUGUSTA - Via P. Umberto , 83
Tel. ( 0039 0931) 983446
Fax (0039 0931) 983446
E.mail : email@example.com
Group Tours with