Fantasia Sicily 12 days

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Day 01 – Rome
Arrival At Rome on your own. Day at leasure. Arrival at the Hotel and overnight.

Day 02 – Rome / Naples / Pompeii / Sorrento
Breakfast at the Hotel. After leaving Rome, the coach will take the " Sun Route " motorway, driving through the regions of Lazio and Campania, with a view of the Abbey of Montecassino. Upon arrival in Naples there will be a short panoramic city tour : Mergellina, Castel dell'Ovo Plebiscito Square, the Royal Palace, the Maschio Angioino and the port. Lunch in a restaurant on our way to Pompeii and then visit of the excavations of the famous Roman city , destroyed by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 A.D. Leaving Pompeii and driving along the Sorrentine coastal, arrival in Sorrento. Dinner and overnight in the Hotel.

Day 03 – Sorrento / Capri / Sorrento
After breakfast we board the boat for the Island of Capri, where, weather and sea conditions permitting, we will visit the Blue Grotta in small rowing boats. Lunch in a restaurant and free time for personal activities. Return to Sorrento, Dinner and Overnight in the Hotel.

Day 04 - Sorrento / Palermo
Breakfast at the Hotel and morning at leisure. In the afternoon departure towards Naples harbour to board on the Tirrenia Ferry Boat to Palermo. Overnight on boat.

Day 05 –  Palermo
Arrival and transfer from the pear to the hotel. Day at leasure. Dinner and overnights.

Day 06 - Palermo / Monreale / Palermo
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning visit of the town of Palermo that includes: the Chapel Palatine , the Cathedral of Palermo and the Cathedral of Monreale and its Clauster. Lunch. In the In the afternoon free time to spare with an optional excursion of the city of: the Catacombe of the Priets Cappuccini, Mondello and some of the most typical downtowns of the City Centre. Dinner and overnights at the hotel.

Day 07 - Palermo / Selinunte / Agrigento
Breakfast at the hotel and then departure to Selinunte. After the visit of this archaeological site, lunch in a restaurant near the seaside. We will proceed to Agrigento, the "most beautiful city of the human beings", where, nowadays, you can admire ten doricos temples that are on the valley. We will visit The Temples Valley: Accommodation to the hotel in Agrigento. Visit of the "Valle dei Templi" by night, enlightened. Dinner and overnight.


Day 08 - Agrigento / Piazza Armerina / Ragusa / Noto / Siracusa
After the breakfast, departure to Piazza Armerina: in the heart of the island and popular for the splendid Roman Villa del Casale, luxurious roman dwelling, one of the most important roman proof in Sicily. The wonderful mosaics that cover the floors, illustrate the habits and costumes of the roman way of living. Continuation to Ragusa. Lunch in a typical restaurant and then: visit of Ragusa Ibla, the capital of the famous Sicilian Baroque. We will continue to Noto: Symbolic city of the “Sicilian Baroque”. In the evening arrival to Siracusa. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 09 - Siracusa
Breakfast at the hotel and then departure to visit Siracusa:
founded between 734 – 733 b. C. It is in a splendid position in the east of the Sicilian coast; it stretches out over the sea with the island of Ortigia, where the major testimonies of its glorious past are: The Minerva Temple, today a catholic church, the legendary Arethusa Fountain, Apollo Temple, the Greek Theatre, the Roman Anfitheatre near the Latomie and the Ear of Dionysus. Return to the hotel, Lunch. Free afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 - Siracusa / Etna / Taormina Region of Taormina
Breakfast to the hotel and then departure to Mount Etna: it is the highest active volcano in Europe (3345 mt).The bus will bring you up to the “Rifugio Sapienza” 1800 m. Visit of the extinguished Craters of Mounts Silvestri. Wonderful variety of fauna and flora and moony landscapes can be seen on the way. The special ambient created during the centuries under nature, culture and history is inimitable all over the world. We will proceed to a restaurant where we will taste the most special sicilian dishes. Continuation to Taormina: pretty and romantic town on the Mount Tauro (204 mt). Spare time to visit the famous Greek Theatre with a splendid view of the Mount Etna and the Ionian sea or to do shopping and to stroll through the picturesque lanes of the city centre. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 11  - Region of Taormina – Messina – Cefalý - Palermo
Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Messina, sightseeing tour of the city and its famous Cathedral. Continuation to a farmhouse or restaurant to lunch very typical products of the island. We will proceed to Cefalý: splendid fishermen’s village and seaside resort. Visit of the huge Norman Cathedral, founded in 1131 by Roger II and of the Medieval Lavatory. Time at leisure to stroll through the narrow lanes of the historic centre full of shops and restaurants. Transfer to Palermo, dinner and overnight to the hotel.

Day 12 - Palermo
Breakfast at the hotel. End of our service
 

 

DEPARTURE DATES

2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER

02

09

16

23

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DECEMBER

07

14*

21*

28*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JANUARY

04

11

18

25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FEBRUARY

01

08

15

22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MARCH

01

08

15

22

29*

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

APRIL

05*

12

19

26

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAY

03

10

17

24

31

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE

07

14

21

28

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

JULY

05

12

19

26

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AUGUST

02

09

16

23

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

06

13

20

27

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER

04

11

18

25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4* hotels or 3*sup

 

sgl

 

dbl

 

tpl

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

low season

 

€ 1.859,00 pp

 

€ 1.350,00 pp

 

€ 1.305,00 pp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

high season from april

 

€ 2.089,00 pp

 

€ 1.599,00 pp

 

€ 1.553,00 pp

 

 

 

 

          departure of the 14, 21 and 28 december 2006 supplement € 200,00 per person not comm.

          departure of the 29 march, and 05 april 2007– extra suplement of  euro 100,00 per person not comm.

          SUPPL OF BOAT TKT TO RETURN IN ROME/CIVITAVECCHIA OR NAPLES EURO 134 PP Not comm.

 

 

 

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