Sicilian Secrets 2019 – Tour of Sicily 8 Days

Guided Tour Catania/Catania – 8 days / 7 nights itinerary. Overnights in 4* hotel in half board basis, departures every Saturday from March 23rd to November 9th.

Day 1 – Saturday: CATANIA – (hotel in Catania)

Sicilian Secrets Tour of Sicily 8 Days provides independent arrival at the hotel in the charming city of Catania (optional private transfer on request). Meet with our tour-leader; dinner and overnight in hotel.

Day 2 – Sunday: SYRACUSE – NOTO (hotel in Catania)

Day 3 – Monday: ETNA – TAORMINA (hotel in Catania)

Day 4 – Tuesday: CATANIA – CEFALU’ (hotel in Palermo)

Day 5 – Wednesday: MONREALE – PALERMO – MARSALA (hotel in Marsala)

Day 6 – Thursday: MARSALA SALT ROAD – SELINUNTE – AGRIGENTO (hotel in Agrigento)

Day 7 – Friday: PIAZZA ARMERINA – RAGUSA (hotel in Catania)

Day 8 – Saturday: CATANIA

Breakfast in hotel and end of services.

For organizational reasons or due to force majeure, the itinerary may be modified.

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Rate per person

March – April – June – July – August – October – November

€ 865,00 in double room

  • Single room supplement: € 215,00
  • 3rd bed reduction: € 60,00

May – September

€ 895,00 in double room

  • Single room supplement: € 220,00
  • 3rd bed reduction: € 60,00

PRIVILEGE PACKAGE: € 320,00 P.P.
Includes: Superior/Deluxe Room – Private transfer in/out – City taxes – All entrance fees as per program

Regular departures

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Departure days

Departures every Saturday from Catania

March 23 30
April 06 13 20 27
May 04 11 18 25
June 01 08 15 22 29
July 06 13 20 27
August 03 10 17 24 31
September 07 14 21 28
October 05 12 19 26
November 02 09
The rate includes
  • Multilingual Tour leader and professional travel guide* (English, Italian, Spanish) for the whole tour (from the evening of the 1st day to the evening of the 7th day), local guides or audio-guides where necessary.
  • Gran Comfort bus (from the 2nd day to the 7th).
  • Accommodation in charming 4 stars hotels mostly located in the city centre.
  • Half board basis in hotels or local restaurants (dinner – 3 main courses fixe menu , beverages not included) to have a taste of Sicilian and Italian cuisine.
  • Visit of the main suggestive Unesco World Heritage Sites: Syracuse, Noto, Etna, Catania city centre, Cefalù, Monreale, Palermo, Selinunte, Agrigento, Piazza Armerina, Ragusa.
  • 1 lunch in Taormina on day 3 (fixed menu, beverages not included) and show-cooking.
  • Tasting of Sicilian typical products:
    Etna (day 3): visit of a beekeeping honey company and honey and typical Sicilian preserves tasting;
    Catania (day 4): tasting of Sicilian “granita & brioche”;
    Palermo (day 5): tasting of local street food;
    Marsala (day 5): visit of a wine cellar and wine tasting;
    Ragusa (day 7): tasting of local products;

* Possibility of monolingual departures during high season

Arrival or Departure Day: on request, it is possible to arrange optional HD private excursions to Acireale or Caltagirone.

The rate does not include

Transfers in/out, all lunches except for the one on the day 3, beverages, entrance fees at monuments/museums, city taxes (where compulsory), tips and extras in general, anything not specified under “The rates include”.

Hotels

Accommodation in charming 4 stars hotels mostly located in the city centers of the main Sicilian towns:

  • Catania:
    Il Principe Hotel 4* or similar
  • Palermo:
    Hotel Federico II 4* / Cristal Palace Hotel 4* or similar
  • Marsala:
    Hotel Baglio Basile 4* or similar
  • Agrigento:
    Dioscuri Bay Palace Hotel 4* or similar

Hotels carefully selected for their location and design to combine tradition with comfort

Supplements

Pre-night/Post-night in hotel in Catania (BB treatment)

  • € 68,00 p.p. in double room per night
  • € 109,00 in single room per night

Transfers from Catania airport to hotel in Catania and vice versa

  • 1/3 pax € 28,00 each way

Note: for festivities the transfer rates from and to the airport might change

Assistance – Medical Expense Reimbursement – Luggage insurance – Travel Cancellation Expenses Insurance: on request

Extra fees entrances*
  • Syracuse Archeological Park € 10,00 p.p.
  • Syracuse Cathedral € 2,00 p.p.
  • Noto Palazzo Nicolaci € 4,00 p.p.
  • Taormina Greek theatre € 10,00 p.p.
  • Monreale Cathedral € 4,00 p.p.
  • Monreale Cloister € 6,00 p.p.
  • Palermo Cappella Palatina € 10,00 p.p.
  • Palermo Martorana Church € 2,00 p.p.
  • Palermo Cathedral € 3,00 p.p.
  • Selinunte Archeological Park € 6,00 p.p.
  • Agrigento Valle dei Templi € 12,00 p.p.
  • Piazza Armerina Villa Romana € 10,00 p.p.
  • *to be confirmed

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