|Request a quote for the date you have chosen
1st Day /Tuesday PALERMO
Independent arrival at the GRAND HOTEL PIAZZA BORSA. Accommodation, dinner and overnight in your hotel.
2nd Day /Wednesday PALERMO – SEGESTA – ERICE – SALT ROUTE (Trapani Area) - PALERMO
After a buffet breakfast, depart to Segesta to admire the magnificent Doric Temple, 420 B.C to 430 B.C, and the Theatre, one of the best-preserved Greek architectural sites, surrounded by a beautiful landscape. Continue to the medieval village of Erice placed on the top of a hill overlooking the city of Trapani and the Egadi Islands: walk through its tiny and characteristic streets. Lunch on your own. Down to Trapani area for a panoramic tour of the salt windmills and basins, which are still in use. Return to Palermo. Dinner and overnight in your Hotel.
3rd Day /Thursday PALERMO - CEFALU’ - NEBRODI PARK - TAORMINA
After a buffet breakfast, depart to Cefalù a former fishing village, now a charming coastal town. Enjoy a walk to the city center and down main street to reach the Arab-Norman Cathedral and the medieval wash-house built in the rock. Drive through the Park of “Nebrodi” and stop at the Miraglia Forest for lunch with a typical menu. Continue to Cesarò, Randazzo and visit the Etna park from an unusual point of view - the north facing side - surrounded by beautiful landscapes. Arrival in Taormina. Accommodation, dinner and overnight at hotel VILLA DIODORO, located near historic centre of Taormina.
4h Day /Friday TAORMINA - MT ETNA (OPTIONAL) - TAORMINA
After a buffet breakfast, morning at leisure or for those who are interested, opportunity to take an optional excursion to the Mount Etna, the highest active Volcano in Europe. Weather conditions permitting, across fascinating landscape, we will reach a height of 1800 metres to visit the Sylvester Craters where you can enjoy a spectacular panorama over the Ionian Sea (supplement on the spot; the excursion will take place with a minimum of participants). Lunch on your own. Afternoon in Taormina, charming city called "the pearl of the Ionian Sea": enjoy time at leisure for shopping or walking through its tiny streets. Possibility to visit the Greek-Roman Theatre on your own. Return to your hotel: dinner and overnight.
5th Day /Saturday – TAORMINA
After buffet breakfast, end of the Tour
HOTELS 4 star or similar
PALERMO GRAND HOTEL PIAZZA BORSA****
TAORMINA VILLA DIODORO****
- 4 dinners, 1 lunch, 4 breakfast
- Mineral water included at meals
- English speaking Tour Escort
- Transportation DeLuxe Bus
- Local guides where necessary
- Porterage at hotels.
- Whispers Kit
RATE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
- Transfers in/out
- Entrance fees at monuments
- City Tax: some City Councils may introduce a tourist tax that it has to be paid directly at the Hotel
- Optional excursion Mt Etna on Day 4°
- Everything which is not clearly specified under ”rate includes”