An unusual route, through breath taking places where history and tradition meet in the most beautiful villages of Italy.
1° Day: Catania – Milazzo
Arrival of the participants at the Airport of Catania or at place to be specified. Meeting with our courier andAccommodation at the reserved rooms of a hotel in Milazzo area. Welcome cocktail, dinner and overnight stay.
2° DAY: Brolo – San Marco d’Alunzio
Breakfast at hotel and departure to Brolo, town of ancient origins, rich of folk tales and charm from which it is possible to admire the view of Aeolian Islands. Lunch at restaurant.
In the afternoon departure to San Marco d’Alunzio. The participants can take a walk around the town centre and enjoy some shopping time. Return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay
3°Day: Montalbano – Novara di Sicilia
Breakfast at hotel. Visit of Montalbano Elicona, an old centre built around a castle which bring the participants back to a medieval an evocative atmosphere. Lunch at Holiday Farm. Departure to Novara di Sicilia, considered one of the most beautiful villages in Italy thanks to its well-preserved old town centre. Return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
4° DAY: Castroreale -Milazzo
Breakfast at hotel and departure for Castroreale, a small medieval town known for important exhibits in the civic museum, its churches and spectacular landscapes. After lunch, visit of Milazzo, a delightful town lying between two gulets. Walk along the promenade and visit to the Svevo Castle. Return to hotel, dinner and overnigh stay
5° Day: Savoca - Taormina - Sant’Alessio Siculo
Breakfast at hotel and guided visit of the Saracen old town of Savoca, one of the most beautiful villages in Italy, located at 300 metres above the level of the sea. It’s a city of art and important religious center, religious center, as evidenced by the presence of numerous churches in the '400, the Church of St. Nicholas, improperly called by Saint Lucia and the beautiful Church of the Capuchin Monastery. The most important and famous of the sacred building is the crypt, built in the early '600. Inside, there are 37 mummies of Savoca aristocracy dressed in clothes of the early nineteenth century.
In Savoca were adapted unforgettable scenes of the film. For example, the eighteenth-century Palazzo Trimarchi is still the headquarter of the Bar Vitelli where you can enjoy a delicious Sicilian granita. Here, Michael Corleone asked to Apollonia’s father for the hand of his daughter. The Church of St. Nicholas was the background of the wedding marriage of the protagonists.
In the afternoon we will take a walk along Taormina, the Ionio's jewel, where the participants can admire its Greek-Roman and Byzantine architecture. Visit of the main monuments such as the Cathedral and the Greek theatre.
Transfer to Sant’Alessio Siculo, accommodation in the reserved room of hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
6° Day: Alcantara Naturalistic Area – Castiglione di Sicilia
Breakfast at hotel and departure to Alcantara's naturalistic area, characterized by the presence of typical volcanic lakes named “Gurne. Lunch at restaurant.
In the afternoon, the group will reach Castiglione di Sicilia to visit, among other important monuments, “La Cuba”, a Byzantine Church. Return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
7° DAY: Catania – Riviera dei Ciclopi.
Breakfast at hotel and departure to Catania, walk along the town centre to visit “Piazza Duomo”, Via Etnea, Anfiteatro Romano and Villa Bellini.
After the lunch at a typical restaurant, we will reach the “Riviera dei Ciclopi”, one of the most popular sicilian seaside destination. Visit of Acicastello and Acitrezza. Return to hotel, dinner and overnight stay.
8° DAY: Departure
Breakfast at hotel, transfer to the airport of Catania or at place to be specified. End of our services.
The itinerary can be modified for technical reasons operational and according to customer needs.
Quotation on request.
The Price includes
- Welcome of our courier at airport
- Displacement by Private Luxury Coach/Minivan airport – hotel - airport
- Guided tours
- Accommodation: twin-bedroom in 4 stars hotel
- Welcome Cocktail
- Full board service
- Lunches in restaurants
- Travel, medical and baggage insurance
The Price doesn’t include:
- Flights (available on request for formed groups)
- City Tax
- Tips, extras and personal shopping
- Entrance tickets
- Porterage services
- All not specifically mentioned under “price includes”