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Sicily’s Best ~ 8 Days

Highlights

  • Independent Tour, Departs Fridays
  • Palermo, Marsala, Erice, Menfi, Agrigento, Modica, Siracusa, Etna and Taormina.
  • Tour Code: VTCSB20

Itinerary - click for more

Day 1:  Palermo Arrival transfer from Palermo Airport Welcome briefing upon arrival with our local assistant. Overnight Palermo

Day 2: Palermo & Monreale Meet your driver guide  for a full day private visit of Palermo & Monreale. Palermo rich in culture,
architecture, art and food. In  its creative cuisine. We’ll head to Monreale, the historic hill town just outside of Palermo  The Cathedral is a wonderful fusion of architectural styles, influenced by Arab, Byzantine and Norman. Visit next door a former Benedictine abbey. Return and overnight Palermo (B)

Day 3: Erice Trapani, Transfer from Palermo to Menfi with stops in Erice and Trapani for an independent visit. As you drive along the coast the edge of the sea is marked with salt flats, dotted with windmills. The historic center of Trapani’s rich history and Baroque
Buildings. Erice, a medieval town rich in history  perched on a  mountainside overlooking Trapani. After our visit of the area, we’ll arrive late in the afternoon arrival in Menfi. Overnight in Menfi. (B)

Day 4: Menfi Free day to get to know  to know the area around you.  The ancient Greek city of Selinunte is close by or  we can organize a bit of vineyards touring or roll up your sleeves and take a cooking class at the Planeta Estate! Overnight in Menfi. (B)

Day 5:  Agrigento& Modica  Leave Menfi for Siracusa with a stop in Agrigento for a guided visit of the Valley of the Temples.  Continue east and stop in Modica for an independent visit.  Town for chocolate Lover’s.  Buy enough to last a few days! Overnight in Siracusa. (B)

Day 6: Siracusa & Ortigia Guided tour of  Siracusa; the most beautiful city in Magna Graecia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005. The city shows its ancient vestiges in every nook and cranny, from Classical to Baroque splendors, all within a landscape of enchanting beauty. The daily morning food market is not to be missed.  Overnight in Siracusa. (B)

Day 7: Taormina  Travel  from Siracusa to Taormina. enjoy the beautiful views of the volcano Mount Etna. Upon your arrival, you’ll have a guided visit of Taormina; The Mediterranean Pearl, with fascinating views across the sea. Taormina is an ideal  destination all year round. Overnight in Taormina. (B)

Day 8: Taormina  After Breakfast, Departure. (B)

Included

  • 2 nights Palerno, 2 nights Menfi, 2 nights Siracusa, 1 night Taormina
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Arrival Transfer
  • Welcome Briefing
  • Full Day private tour Palermo & Monreale driver guide
  • Transfer to Menfi en route stop Erice & Trapani
  • Transfer to Siracusa
  • Agrigento guided visit
  • Entrance fees
  • Guided walking tour of Siracusa
  • Transfer Siracusa to Taormina

Not Included:

  • Flights, Tips & Gratuities, City Tax (paid locally)
  • Beverages & meals not mentioned
  • Departure Transfer
  • Items & expenses of a personal nature, and any items not mentioned in the “ Includes”.

2020 Rates

DatesDoubleTriple
Mar, Oct, Nov$3685$3295
Apr$3895$3155
May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep$4160$3275

HOTELS: 4* or Similar

  • Palermo: Palazzo Brunaccini
  • Menfi: Planeta Estate / Il Vigneto
  • Taormina: Grand Hotel San Pietro

Rates are per person in CAD ($) and indicative of Euro price, subject to change. Minimum 2 passengers.
All rates and hotel availability subject to change. High season surcharges may apply.


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