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Classical Sicily

 

Summary:

Syracusa - Discover the ancient ruins in the Neapolis Archaeological Park and the attractive lanes and piazza's of Ortygia Island|Agrigento - Visit Sicily's most famous Classical remains in the Valley of the Temples with its remarkable Doric architecture|...

Duration
8 Days
Cities
5
Next Departure
26-Mar-2022
Starting at
± USD 1,804.00
Price per day
± USD 225.00

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

Summary

Syracusa - Discover the ancient ruins in the Neapolis Archaeological Park and the attractive lanes and piazza's of Ortygia Island|Agrigento - Visit Sicily's most famous Classical remains in the Valley of the Temples with its remarkable Doric architecture|Palermo - Explore the cultural melting pot of Sicily's capital and visit the majestic Norman cathedral at nearby Monreale|Taormina - Soak up the atmosphere of this popular coastal resort and visit its famed Greek theatre, with its postcard views of Mount Etna|Erice - This walled hilltop town feels very medieval with its maze of narrow winding cobbled streets and quaint shops|Villa Romana del Casale - This Roman villa is home to some of the best preserved and most extensive mosaics from this time period that are left in Europe|

Short Itinerary

Day 1.
Join Trip In Syracusa
Day 2.
Discover Syracusa's Historic Neapolis And Ortygia Island
Day 3.
See The Mosaics At Villa Romana Del Casale And The Valley Of The Temples
Day 4.
Explore Erice And The Greek Ruins Of Segesta En Route To Palermo
Day 5.
Visit To The Palatine Chapel And Monreale Cathedral; Free Time In Palermo
Day 6.
Drive Along The Coast With A Stop In Cefalu En Route To Giardini Naxos
Day 7.
Chance To Travel To Mount Etna; Afternoon In Taormina
Day 8.
Trip Ends In Giardini Naxos

Visited cities (5): Agrigento, Catania, Marsala, Messina, Palermo

 

Details

This all-encompassing one-week trip takes in the highlights of the largest Mediterranean island, Sicily. See its wealth of ancient historical sights, and have the chance to go up Europe's tallest active volcano, Mount Etna.

Agrigento - Visit Sicily's most famous Classical remains in the Valley of the Temples with its remarkable Doric architecture
Erice - Discover this walled medieval hilltop town with its maze of narrow winding cobbled streets and quaint shops
Villa Romana del Casale - See some of the best preserved and most extensive mosaics left in Europe at this Roman villa
Why Not Extend Your Trip? - This trip can be combined with our 'Malta and Gozo Discovery' (trip code: MLAS) to make a two week holiday to these varied Mediterranean islands

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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