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Ancient Sicily

 

Summary:

Syracusa - Discover the ancient Greek and Roman sites of a city which once rivalled Athens in the Greek world|Agrigento - Visit the Valley of the Temples|Palermo - Sicily's capital, visit the majestic Norman cathedral at Monreale|Taormina - Visit the famo...

Duration
15 Days
Cities
6
Next Departure
02-Oct-2021
Starting at
± USD 2,930.00
Price per day
± USD 195.00

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Operator
Explore!
Tour
Ancient Sicily
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
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Summary

Syracusa - Discover the ancient Greek and Roman sites of a city which once rivalled Athens in the Greek world|Agrigento - Visit the Valley of the Temples|Palermo - Sicily's capital, visit the majestic Norman cathedral at Monreale|Taormina - Visit the famous Greek theatre with excellent views of Mount Etna|Specialist Lecturer - Enjoy informative and entertaining talks from Mr Antonio Marretta|Food and Wine - Sample some of Sicily's delicious food and wine|

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Join Trip In Syracusa
Day 2.
See Syracusa's Historic Neapolis And Ortygia Island
Day 3.
Drive Via The Baroque City Of Noto To Piazza Armerina
Day 4.
Visit Villa Romana Del Casale And The Excavations At Morgantina
Day 5.
Drive Via Enna To Agrigento And Visit The Valley Of The Temples
Day 6.
Visit Historic Heraclea Minoa And Drive Via Selinute To Marsala
Day 7.
Ferry To Mozia Island; Free Afternoon
Day 8.
Explore Beautiful Erice And Segesta En Route To Palermo
Day 9.
Excursion To The Ruins At Solunto; Afternoon Free In Palermo
Day 10.
Walking Tour Of Palermo And Visit To Monreale Cathedral
Day 11.
Free Day In Palermo With The Chance To Visit Zisa Palace
Day 12.
Drive Via The Pretty Fishing Town Of Cefalu To Giardini Naxos
Day 13.
Option To Go Up Mount Etna; Explore Taormina And Its Greek Theatre
Day 14.
Free Day In Giardini Naxos To Relax On The Coast
Day 15.
Trip Ends In Giardini Naxos

Visited cities (6): Agrigento, Catania, Marsala, Palermo, Ragusa, Syracuse

 

Details

Sicily is an ideal destination for anyone interested in ancient history, as there are so many sites to see within such close proximity. Our experiences will be brought to life by local expert Antonio Marretta.

Agrigento - Visit Sicily's most famous Classical remains in the Valley of the Temples with its remarkable Doric architecture
Syracusa - Discover the ancient ruins in the Neapolis Archaeological Park and the attractive lanes and piazza's of Ortygia Island
Villa Romana del Casale - See some of the best preserved and most extensive mosaics left in Europe at this Roman villa.

Travel Package

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2.Tour (Round Trip) Catania Catania

This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

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