Day 1: Meet in PalermoWe will meet in the afternoon for a leisurely walk around the city to orient ourselves. Along the way we will see some of the principal monuments of the city.
Day 2: All day PalermoWe will have a local expert take us through some of the highlights that Palermo has to offer. You will have time in the afternoon to wonder and discover on your own.
Day 3: Head to the western coastToday we will visit some of the highlights of the western coast of Sicily, this includes an ancient village perched 700 meters overlooking the sea and a visit to an ancient tuna fishery. We will end the day a resort near Marsala
Day 4: Salt and WineWe will visit a renowned winery in the region as well as a fascinating organic production of salt. In the afternoon there is free time to visit the town of Marsala, or just enjoy the amenities of the resort.
Day 5: Valley of the TemplesOn the way to the spa hotel, located right on the site of the Valley of the Temples, we will stop at hidden wonder of inland Sicily and enjoy lunch at a seaside restaurant. We will arrive in time to visit the temples at sunset with a private guide.
Day 6: To TaorminaAfter a leisurely morning at the spa, we will make our way to the resort town, Taormina. We will stop for lunch and a visit to yet another wonder of inland Sicily
Day 8: To the top of Mt. EtnaTogether with a local expert and geologist, we will discover Etna and dine on the delicious products of its fertile ground. Later we will make our way to Siracusa, the baroque capital of Sicily.
Day 9: SiracusaToday we will have a private guide show us around the highlights of Siracusa in the morning. The afternoon will be yours to enjoy
2021 Tour Dates:
cost: Euro 5300 (Euro 1100 single supplement)
Price does not include airfare, see printable itinerary for details
to sign up a $1,000 deposit is required per person, click on sign up to complete forms and to make payment
deposits for 2021 tours will be honored in 2022 if travel is not possible due to pandemic-related travel restrictions