South of Italy Tour

9 days / 8 nights

Sicilia, Calabria, Basilicata, Puglia, Campania


Day 1 – Roma – Capri – Naples

Early Departure from Rome.
Transfer to Naples Port where we’ll take a Jet Foil to the beautiful isle of Capri, the jewel of the Amalfi region’s islands.
You’ll be enchanted by the Marina Grande and the multiple scenic view points from where you’ll enjoy spectacular views.

Free lunch.

Back by en Jet Foil to Naples and transfer to the hotel with panoramic view of this beatiful city.

Dinner and overnight in Naples.
 

Day 2 - Naples – Pompei – Amalfi Coast – Naples

Breakfast at the hotel.
Depart to Pompei and visit of this enchanting archeological site. The guide will show you the most suggestive places of the ancient city like the Forum, the thermal baths and the "den of vice", buried by the ashes during the terrible eruption of 79 a.c.
The tour continue to the renowned Amalfi Coast that we will cross from the panoramic route admiring the famous villages of Positano and Amalfi.

Free lunch.

Back to Naples.

Dinner and overnight
 

Day 3 - Naples – Paestum – Matera- Alberobello

Breakfast at the hotel.
Depart to Paestum.
Free time to visit the archeological area of Paestum.
The tour continues to Matera, considered World Heritage Site by UNESCO for its famous Sassi; your guide will tell you about the lifestyle of people living in humid one-room house/caves arranged around little yards, labyrinths of winding streets, rock churches, narrow lanes and staircases.
Visit one of the typically furnished cave-dwelling and learn how some of the locals lived in these caves as recently as 1960s.

Free lunch and departure to Alberobello.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 

Day 4 – Alberobello – Metaponto - Capo Rizzuto or Crotone

Breakfast at the hotel and visit of Alberobello, the magical capital of the region of the Trulli; its landscape is splashed with typical rural houses in conical form of such importance and historical - cultural interest that they have been named World heritage of the UNESCO.

Free lunch.

The tour continues towards Metaponto for the free visit of the archaeological zone.
Afterwards visit of the city of Capo Rizzuto located in the Ionic coast of Calabria passing trough Crotone.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 

Day 5 - Capo Rizzuto or Crotone - Catanzaro - Reggio Calabria - Messina - Taormina

Breakfast at the hotel and departure to Catanzaro.
Panoramic visit of the city; the the tour continues towards Reggio Calabria.
Visit of Reggio Calabria's archaeological museum where the magnificent Bronzi of Riace are exposed.

Free lunch.

After the visit we will embark on the Ferry that will take you to Messina in only 20 minutes.
Continues towards Taormina's area.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 

Day 6 – Taormina Area - Etna - Taormina Area

Breakfast at the hotel.
If the meteorological conditions are good, excursion to the Mount Etna, the active volcano.
We will come up to 1800 meters to visit the Silvestri craters.

Free lunch.

Return to Taormina. Free visit of the Roman-Greek theatre.

Free time to enjoy this city.

Dinner and overnight an the hotel in the zone of Taormina.
 

Day 7 – Taormina Area – Piazza Armerina - Agrigento – Palermo

Breakfast at the hotel and departure towards Armerina’s place, located in the heart of Sicily.
We will visit the splendid Roman Villa of Marry Him, luxurious mansion which most beautiful mosaics constitute a historical document of exception on having reflected in his images the uses and customs of the Roman epoch.

Free lunch.

In the afternoon departure to Agrigento, “The most beautiful City of the mortal ones" in which, nowadays, we can admire ten Doric temples that remain almost complete and form an archaeological set of immense value. Visit of the valley of Temples. Departure to Palermo.

Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
 

Day 8 - Palermo – Monreale - Palermo

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, visit of the city of Palermo that includes: The Chapel Palatina, the Cathedral of Palermo, the Cathedral of Monreale and its cloister.

Free lunch.

Free afternoon or possibility of taking part to an optional excursion to Erice.

Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
 

Day 9 - Departure

Transfer to the Airport and Departure
 

RATE: from € 845,00 (base 35 persons)

 

THE RATE INCLUDES:

8 nights in HB (drinks excluded) en Hotel 4*
Bus at disposal as per the itinerary and tickets bus in each city
English speaking assistant/guide as per itinerary
 

THE RATE DOESN’T INCLUDE:

Drinks during dinners
City tax at the hotel to be paid cash at the check out
Porterage
Tips and what it’s not mentioned in the program
Entrances to all the monuments: € 85,00 per person (If the rates of the entrance tickets will increase we will also increase this extra charge)
 

CONDITIONS:

Prices are per person, vat included Net to us;
During Bank holidays or during Fairs, Congresses prices are subject to supplements;
Any amendment on the ititnerary is on request and need to be quoted.

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