Pleasant and sustainable through Sicily
Selected and sustainable accommodations, with a special flair, an Electric car (range up to 395* KM per charge) that customers can take over on arrival in Palermo or Catania and explore the island on their own. There is a charging station for the Electric Car in the accomodations.
* Factors such as driving style, speed, topography, payload, outdoor temperature and level of use of electrical consumers have an impact on the actual range. Most factors can be influenced by the driver and should always be taken into account for maximum range
Eco friendly trip
Etna and Taormina
From € 1.219.00
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Day 1: Palermo - Valderice.
Arrival in Palermo Take over the car and drive west to Valderice to your first accommodation Baglio
Day 2: Excursion Zingaro Park - Erice - Segesta.
After breakfast drive to Scopello to Zingaro Park, a beautiful nature reserve by the sea, here the
Dwarf palm (Chamaerops humilis) is the only wild-growing palm species in Europe that has large populations here. Here you can take a hike by the sea company (GZ. approx. 3 hrs 9 KM +/- 310 m.) Connect lunch break and continue to Erice on Monte San Giuliano at an altitude of 750 meters. Unique the panoramic views that you can see from here to Trapani and the Egadi Islands as well as to Monte Cofano. We take a walk through the picturesque medieval streets and look and see the main church "Santa Maria dell' Assunta" the mighty City walls from Phoenician times and the remains of Venus Castle. A sample of the delicious Ericini (cookies) may of course not to be missed before we leave Erice. A visit to the Unique Temple of Segesta completes the daily program.
Day 3: Palermo - Monreale - Corleone - Prizzi.
The main stadium of Sicily is in the program today, a unique cultural mix makes Palermo one of the most interesting cities in Europe. You will receive a voucher for a sightseeing tour in Palermo and see the hermit church of San Giovanni, the Palatine chapel in the Norman Palace, the cathedral with the royal tombs and much more. Outside Palermo you will visit one of the most important sacred buildings of the Middle Ages, the Cathedral of Monreale and its cloister. Then drive via Corleone - Prizzi short visit to Cammarata. Cover of the rooms. Dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4: Excursion to the Park of the Sicani Mountains
At the mornig, you drive about Lercara Friddi, (place of origin of Frank Sinatra's father) to Palazzo Adriano where the award-winning OSKAR film "Nuovo Cinema Paradiso" was shot, here we see the famous market square with its two churches M.SS Assunta (Greek – Byzantine rite) and Santa Maria del Lume (Latin rite). Continue to Santo Stefano di Quisquina to the Eremo of St. Rosalia and visit the hermitage. Then drive through the park to Cammarata, which is one of the most popular recreational areas in the province of Agrigento due to its unique cityscape (which extends on a steep slope of 600 to 950 meters altitude). Here a typical dinner with local specialities awaits guests.
Day 5: Agrigento - Piazza Armerina - Caltagirone.
Agrigento, here you can visit the world cultural city that Pindar described as the "most beautiful city of mortals". You take an extensive walk through the Valley of the Temples and see, among other things, the Hera Temple, the Concordia Temple, the Temple of Heracles, the Zeus Temple and the Castor and Pollux Temple that will take you to the mythical city of antiquity Seduced. Continue to Piazza Armerina, here Visit the Roman Villa Casale, which is believed to be a luxurious country house a member of the Roman aristocracy served is again a world heritage of the first order. The floors of the 40 rooms are covered with almost completely preserved mosaics covering a total area of about 3,000 square meters. Dinner and Overnight in Piazza Armerina - Caltagirone
Day 6: Caltagirone - Noto - Syracuse.
First you visit the monumental staircase that leads to the church "Santa Maria del Monte" then we drive to Noto, which with another 7 cities in the southeast represent the World Heritage Site of the Sicilian Baroque. Then we reach Syracuse, the largest and most powerful city of the Greek era. Here you first visit the archaeological zone, see the "Latomie del Paradiso" and the Roper Grotto as well as the ear of Dionisos, the theatre, the sacrifice altar of Hieron and the Roman amphitheatre. After the lunch break in Ortigia, we visit the old town of Syracuse, here you take a walk to the Arethusa spring, the cathedral and the Apollo temple. Dinner and overnight Etna - Catania area.
Day 7: Etna - Taormina.
You drive through lemon and orange plantations with unique landscape panoramas to the largest still active volcano Europe, Mount Etna. Our drive takes us to the "Silvestri Crater" at approx. 2,000 m. altitude. From here opportunity optional with the cable car at 2,600 m. or by jeep up to approx. 3,000 m. (price approx. € 48.00). In the afternoon, continue to Taormina. Visit the ancient theatre and stroll through the medieval streets. Dinner and overnight stay Etna - Catania area
08th day: delivery of the car and departure.
• Car Renault ZOE Electric or similar
• 1 beautiful picture book, maps and information material for the tour and possible hikes.
• Albaincoming Telephone support and emergency service h24.
• 7 nights in agritourism \ country hotels 3* or 4*
• 2 nights at Valderice - Hotel Baglio Santa Croce or equivalent accommodation.
• 2 nights in Cammarata - Agriturismo Casale Margherita or equivalent accommodation.
• 1 night in Piazza Armerina - Agriturismo Torre Renda or equivalent accommodation.
• 2 nights in Etna- Catania area - Agriturismo Roccadia or equivalent accommodation.
• Accommodation in standard double room with bath o shower/WC /TV/ Air conditioning
• 7 breakfast
• 6 dinner 3 to 4 course menu without drinks
• 1 special dinner in a typical trattoria in Cammarata
• Sightseeing tour in Palermo City
• 1 Voucher for almond laboratory incl. 500 g. Almond cookies.
• Tour operator liability with Europ_Assistance.
Not included Services
• Extras in general
• Everything that is not included in "included services"
• Entrances where provided
• Audio set where provided
Season A.) 27.03. – 28.05.2022
02.10. – 31.12.2022
Season B.) 29.05. – 02.07.2022
04.09. – 01.10.2022
Season C.) 03.07. – 03.09.2022
Minimum number of participants: 2 Pax
Price: Season A.) From € 1,290
Price: Season B.) From € 1,492
Price: Season C.) From € 1,325
Single room surcharge: for all dates: € 179.00
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