Southern Italy & Sicily

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Southern Italy & Sicily

11-DAY TOUR FEATURING TAORMINA, MATERA, ALBEROBELLO & THE AMALFI COAST

This journey will take you through a crossroads of civilizations in Sicily and on to the spectacular coastlines of Southern Italy. Begin your travels in Sicily. Uncover its Moorish and Norman influences that intertwine with Greek and Roman ruins standing guard over the landscape. Explore Agrigento’s ancient Valley of the Temples. Travel to the historic hilltop town of Taormina. Continue on to fascinating Southern Italy. Make a stop at a local winery for an agriturismo experience complete with wine tasting and a dinner featuring regional specialities. Explore the ancient town of “Sassi di Matera,” known for its cave dwellings. Spend time in the mystical town of Alberobello with its unusual cone-shaped roofed homes known as “trulli.” Discover spectacular Mt. Etna Volcano National Park. Explore the stunning Amalfi Coast and Sorrento. In evocative Pompeii, walk in the footsteps of ancient Romans who perished in the foothills of Mount Vesuvius.

SPECIAL OFFER
Book before 30 October 2018 and save 15% on the land portion of your tour.
11-day Southern Italy & Sicily tour
Now from $3,049* per person

INCLUSIONS

  • 11-day tour with English speaking guide
  • 10-nights’ accommodation
  • 16 meals – 10 breakfasts & 6 dinners
  • Wine is included with every meal
  • Experience the excavated ruins of Pompeii at the foothills of Mount Vesuvius
  • Marvel at the Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Discover the impressive Mt. Etna Volcano National Park
  • Be amazed by the Greek Theatre in Taormina
  • Learn Catania’s history as you explore the city’s amazing sites
  • Explore Palermo— Sicily’s vibrant and welcoming capital

ITINERARY
Day 1: Palermo, Sicily
Day 2: Palermo – Monreale – Palermo
Day 3: Palermo – Agrigento – Giardini Naxos
Day 4: Giardini Naxos – Taormina – Giardini Naxos
Day 5: Giardini Naxos – Catania – Mt. Etna – Giardini Naxos
Day 6: Giardini Naxos – Matera
Day 7: Matera – Alberobello – Matera
Day 8: Matera – Salerno – Sorrento Peninsula
Day 9: Sorrento – Amalfi Coast Drive – Amalfi – Minori – Sorrento Peninsula
Day 10: Sorrento Peninsula – Pompeii – Rome
Day 11: Rome

FURTHER INFORMATION
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FLIGHTS
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Terms and conditions: *Prices are per person, twin share in AUD, based on the cheapest departure date available at time of publication and inclusive of all discounts, taxes and charges (which are subject to change). Valid for new bookings made before 30 October 2018. All savings and bonus nights (if applicable) are included in the advertised price. Prices are subject to change based on availability and may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. A strictly limited number of offers are available on selected itineraries and departure dates. General: Prices correct from publication but is subject to change at the discretion of the tour operator and may fluctuate if surcharges, fees, taxes or currency change. Limited availability in peak periods. All offers and prices are subject to availability and can change without notice. Amounts payable to third parties not included. Offers may be withdrawn without notice and are not combinable with any other offers unless stated. Cancellation and change fees will apply. Booking may be subject to compulsory credit card fees and service charges. Other conditions apply. Travel Partners Australia reserve the right to correct errors or omissions and to change any and all fares, fees and surcharges at any time.