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10 Days South Italy & Sicily Episode (S/W)

Tour Code: EKW10

Dates & Rates

Highlights

  • Jetfoil to Capri for it’s remarkable view
  • Explore the cone-shaped, stone trulli houses in Alberobello
  • Tour the Catania, example of baroque architecture in Italy
  • Variety of pasta, Sicilian dishes and wine tasting

Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Home City ✈️ Rome
Depart from the home City for Rome, the capital of Italy.

Day 2: Rome
South Italy is filled with iconic historical sites and dramatic scenery. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for rest and dinner. (D)
Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Airport Hotel or similar

Day 3: Rome – Pompei – Sorrento
Morning excursion to Pompei, an UNESCO Heritage site. It was an ancient Roman city being buried in the eruption of Mt Vesuvio in AD79. The city has been largely preserved due to lack of air and moisture. Later, coach to Sorrento, land of Orange and Lemon Groves for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: La Residenza Hotel or similar

Day 4: Capri – Naples
Sorrento also famous for its coastal lines. This morning we boat to Capri Island and enjoy its lovely gardens, winding lanes, remarkable views, etc. Later afternoon, take jetfoil to Naples, Home of Pizza, for a city orientation before returning to Sorrento. (B/D)
Hotel: La Residenza Hotel or similar

Day 5: Sorrento – Matera – Alberobello
Coach to Matera where embraces one of the world’s most unique neighborhoods – the 9,000-year-old Sassi completely made up of ancient stone and cave dwellings. After touring, proceed to Alberobello. (B/L/D)
Hotel: Grand Hotel Olimpo or similar

Day 6: Alberobello – Villa San Giovanni ???? Messina – Taormina
A brief tour in Alberobello is to explore the unique coneshaped, stone trulli houses that are still lived in today before driving further south to Villa San Giovanni. We take the ferry to Messina, Sicily and coach to Taormina for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: Hotel Le Terrazze or similar

Day 7: Taormina – Catania (City Tour)
Tour in Taormina will include visiting an ancient Greek theatre for open-air performances and wandering elegant gardens, cafes and shops. Continue to Catania where houses many churches, museums and archaeological sites as one of the biggest examples of baroque architecture of Italy. The Piazza del Duomo with the black lava elephant is a must to see. (B/D)
Hotel: Four Points by Sheraton Catania or similar

Day 8: Catania – Piazza Armerina – Naro – Agrigento – Palermo
Highlight of today will be the Villa Romana Del Casale, an UNESCO site with one of the world richest and most varied collections of the roman mosaics. Enjoy a Sicilian lunch and wine tasting in Naro. Then, coach to Agrigento to visit the Valley of Temples, the largest archaeological site in the world, including Temple of Juno, Temple of Concordia and Temple of Hera. Continue to Palermo, the capital of Sicily for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: NH hotel or similar

Day 9: Palermo (City Tour) – Monreale
Morning visits will be the Palazzo del Normanni, a former royal palace with its exquisite chapel decorated with outstanding mosaic in both Western and Eastern traditions and the Palermo Cathedral characterized by different architectural styles. The last will be the Cathedral in Monreale town. It is one of the most extant examples of Norman architect. (B/D)
Hotel: NH Hotel or similar

Day 10: Palermo ✈️ Home City
Transfer to airport for a pleasant homeward flight. (B)

***Summer and Winter itineraries may vary, please download the itinerary for each season.

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Remarks

* LAX / SFO / SEA / PDX / HOU / DFW Departure
* Other departure cities please contact us for more information
* Child fare applies to children from 2 to 11 years old, no extra bed.
* The above tour fares are based on US Dollar; two (2) adults sharing one (1) room.
* Child rate based on 85% of above Adult’s rate, for ages two (2) to eleven (11), share room with two (2) adults; No extra bed included.
* $20 discount will be applied to each member of a triple occupancy room.
* Fare includes: daily hotel accommodation; International airfare and all listed transportation arrangements;
all listed tour itineraries, tickets, and meals; professional tour guides and drivers.

We reserve the right to change itinerary and prices without prior notice.

Click here to see all the Terms and Conditions.

  • Jetfoil to Capri for it’s remarkable view
  • Explore the cone-shaped, stone trulli houses in Alberobello
  • Tour the Catania, example of baroque architecture in Italy
  • Variety of pasta, Sicilian dishes and wine tasting

Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Home City ✈️ Rome
Depart from the home City for Rome, the capital of Italy.

Day 2: Rome
South Italy is filled with iconic historical sites and dramatic scenery. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel for rest and dinner. (D)
Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn Airport Hotel or similar

Day 3: Rome – Pompei – Sorrento
Morning excursion to Pompei, an UNESCO Heritage site. It was an ancient Roman city being buried in the eruption of Mt Vesuvio in AD79. The city has been largely preserved due to lack of air and moisture. Later, coach to Sorrento, land of Orange and Lemon Groves for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: La Residenza Hotel or similar

Day 4: Capri – Naples
Sorrento also famous for its coastal lines. This morning we boat to Capri Island and enjoy its lovely gardens, winding lanes, remarkable views, etc. Later afternoon, take jetfoil to Naples, Home of Pizza, for a city orientation before returning to Sorrento. (B/D)
Hotel: La Residenza Hotel or similar

Day 5: Sorrento – Matera – Alberobello
Coach to Matera where embraces one of the world’s most unique neighborhoods – the 9,000-year-old Sassi completely made up of ancient stone and cave dwellings. After touring, proceed to Alberobello. (B/L/D)
Hotel: Grand Hotel Olimpo or similar

Day 6: Alberobello – Villa San Giovanni ???? Messina – Taormina
A brief tour in Alberobello is to explore the unique coneshaped, stone trulli houses that are still lived in today before driving further south to Villa San Giovanni. We take the ferry to Messina, Sicily and coach to Taormina for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: Hotel Le Terrazze or similar

Day 7: Taormina – Catania (City Tour)
Tour in Taormina will include visiting an ancient Greek theatre for open-air performances and wandering elegant gardens, cafes and shops. Continue to Catania where houses many churches, museums and archaeological sites as one of the biggest examples of baroque architecture of Italy. The Piazza del Duomo with the black lava elephant is a must to see. (B/D)
Hotel: Four Points by Sheraton Catania or similar

Day 8: Catania – Piazza Armerina – Naro – Agrigento – Palermo
Highlight of today will be the Villa Romana Del Casale, an UNESCO site with one of the world richest and most varied collections of the roman mosaics. Enjoy a Sicilian lunch and wine tasting in Naro. Then, coach to Agrigento to visit the Valley of Temples, the largest archaeological site in the world, including Temple of Juno, Temple of Concordia and Temple of Hera. Continue to Palermo, the capital of Sicily for overnight. (B/L/D)
Hotel: NH hotel or similar

Day 9: Palermo (City Tour) – Monreale
Morning visits will be the Palazzo del Normanni, a former royal palace with its exquisite chapel decorated with outstanding mosaic in both Western and Eastern traditions and the Palermo Cathedral characterized by different architectural styles. The last will be the Cathedral in Monreale town. It is one of the most extant examples of Norman architect. (B/D)
Hotel: NH Hotel or similar

Day 10: Palermo ✈️ Home City
Transfer to airport for a pleasant homeward flight. (B)

***Summer and Winter itineraries may vary, please download the itinerary for each season.

Images

Remarks

* LAX / SFO / SEA / PDX / HOU / DFW Departure
* Other departure cities please contact us for more information
* Child fare applies to children from 2 to 11 years old, no extra bed.
* The above tour fares are based on US Dollar; two (2) adults sharing one (1) room.
* Child rate based on 85% of above Adult’s rate, for ages two (2) to eleven (11), share room with two (2) adults; No extra bed included.
* $20 discount will be applied to each member of a triple occupancy room.
* Fare includes: daily hotel accommodation; International airfare and all listed transportation arrangements;
all listed tour itineraries, tickets, and meals; professional tour guides and drivers.

We reserve the right to change itinerary and prices without prior notice.

Click here to see all the Terms and Conditions.

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