Sunny Sicily | 6 Days
Arrival at Catania airport. Transfer by private car from Catania airport to the hotel in Taormina area. Afternoon free at leisure. Overnight in Taormina/surroundings
Breakfast at the hotel. Walking tour of Taormina with local guide. Over the centuries, the town has been enriched with palaces, houses and streets. The sights to see include the open-air Greek theatre that overlooks Mt. Etna, the Ducal Palace of St. Stephen, the Old Abbey, the City Hall, the Naumachie, Corvaja Palace, the Cathedral of St. Nicolo and the Taurus fountain. Afternoon is free for your own visits or shopping. Overnight in Taormina/surroundings.
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion to volcano Etna by bus with tour leader (SIC). Arriving to 1900 mt Etna’s station. Visit of the Silvestri’s Craters.Time for trekking. Optional ascent to the area of the main crater with cable car and jeep. Lunch not included. Return to Taormina. Overnight in Taormina/surroundings.
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion to Agrigento and Piazza Armerina by bus with tour leader (SIC). Upon arrival in Agrigento, visit of the Valley of the Temples (Juno, Concordia, Hercules, Olympian Zeus, Castor and Pollux). After lunch (optional), departure to Piazza Armerina and visit of the Roman “Villa del Casale” with its famous mosaics. Overnight in Taormina/surroundings.
Breakfast at the hotel. Full day excursion to Palermo and Cefalù by bus with tour leader and local guide (SIC). Arriving in Palermo, discover the most important Arab-Norman monuments such as the Martorana church, the Cathedral, the Quattro Canti, Piazza Bellini, Piazza Pretoria, including a touch of local colour with the typical market “il Capo”. Otherwise, optional visit of Monreale. After lunch (optional), sightseeing by bus and departure to Cefalù. Visit of the historical centre with the Cathedral. Overnight in Taormina/surroundings.
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer by private car from hotel in Taormina to Catania airport