HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TOUR: • EXCLUSIVELY IN ENGLISH • VERY CHARMING HOTELS LOCATED IN THE HISTORICAL CENTRES OF THE MAIN SICILIAN TOWNS • VISIT OF THE MAIN SICILIAN MONUMENTS INCLUDING 5 UNESCO SITES (Ragusa, Siracusa, Valley of Temples, Villa Romana del Casale, Caltagirone) • SPECIAL MENUS IN LOCAL RESTAURANTS ESPECIALLY SELECTED TO HAVE A TASTE OF THE SICILIAN CUISINE • MINERAL WATER INCLUDED IN ALL MEALS • TASTING OF SICILIAN TYPICAL PRODUCTS IN RAGUSA
ItineraryDay 1: CATANIAStop At: Il Principe HotelIndependent arrival at the hotel IL PRINCIPE in Catania. Accommodation. Welcome cocktail and dinner. Overnight in your hotel.Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: hotel IL PRINCIPE in Catania. Accommodation. Welcome cocktail and dinner. Overnight in your hotel.Day 2: CATANIA – SIRACUSA - RAGUSA Sicilian typical products tasting Stop At: Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, Syracuse, Province of Syracuse, SicilyDrive to Syracuse to visit: the archaeological area; the island of Ortigia, the Cathedral and Fountain of ArethusaDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Ragusa Ibla, Ragusa, Province of Ragusa, SicilyTravel to Ragusa to admire its stunning baroque buildings before enjoying a pre-dinner tasting of typical products of the island on the wayDuration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Accommodation, dinner and overnight at Hotel POGGIO DEL SOLE.Day 3: RAGUSA – CALTAGIRONE - PIAZZA ARMERINA - AGRIGENTOStop At: Villa Romana del Casale, Piazza Armerina, Province of Enna, SicilyDrive to Caltagirone, a town famous for its beautiful ceramics and pottery. Continue to Piazza Armerina to marvel at the Villa Romana del Casale’s rich mosaics. Eat lunch in a local restaurant Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Valle dei Templi, Agrigento, Province of Agrigento, SicilyVisit the Valley of the Temples including the Temple of Juno, Concord and HeraclesDuration: 2 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Accommodation and dinner at hotel DIOSCURI BAY PALACE. Overnight.Day 4: AGRIGENTO - PALERMO - MONREALEStop At: Cattedrale di Palermo, Palermo, Province of Palermo, SicilyTravel to Palermo, the Capital of Sicily and visit Monreale: the Cathedral and the Benedictine Cloister. Lunch on your own. In the afternoon, visit Palermo: the Palatine Chapel, the Royal Palace and the Cathedral. Duration: 1 dayMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Accommodation, dinner and overnight at GRAND HOTEL PIAZZA BORSA.Day 5: End of the tourPass By: Politeama GaribaldiEnd of the tourMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.