Day 1- Palermo
Independet arrival at the Hotel in Palermo. In the afternoon, meeting with the tour leader and the group. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2- Monreale- Palermo- Marsala
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up for a visit to Monreale. At Monreale, you will see and admire its enormous Norman Cathedral, and other art pieces that are a delight to behold. We will then return to Palermo where your tour guide will take you to visit the main attractions, such as Arab-Normal Cathedral, Martorana Church, and Capella Palatina, amongst other beautiful sites. There will be time for a tasty surprise with local street food. Free time for lunch, then another walk in Palermo and the trip will continue to Marsala where we will get to visit and taste quality wine from one of the best local wine cellars. You will then be transported to a hotel in Marsala where you will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 3- Marsala Salt Road- Selinunte- Agrigento
The third day will feature a morning ride to the famous Marsala Salt Road which gave birth to one of the most ancient salt extracting factories the world has ever heard of. After this, we will continue to Selinunte in order to visit the biggest Archaeological Park in the Mediterranean and other world heritage locations. After free time for lunch, we will then continue the journey to Agrigento to visit the Valley of the Temples. You will also visit the Temple of Hera, Concordia, and others. You will then move to a hotel in Agrigento where you will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 4- Piazza Armerina- Ragusa
On the 4th day, we will depart from Palermo to Piazza Armerina to appreciate the superb mosaics of the popular Villa Romana del Casale and enjoy the view from other historic landmarks. After free time for lunch, we will go to the next stop: Ragusa Ibla where you will be astonished by discovering its several baroque churches and the "giardino ibleo". We will end the day with a tasting of local products, before heading to Catania, for dinner and overnight.
Day 5- Catania- Rome
After breakfast, you will get a chance to explore the streets of Catania on your own. According to the flight schedule, you will leave Catania to reach Rome by plane. A private transfer service will be available to take you to the hotel in Rome. Free dinner.
Day 6- Rome
The day will be dedicated ti exploring Rome: we will take a three hour walking tour and get a chance to visit some of the most beautiful sites in Rome from Largo Argentina, to Piazza Navona, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and much more. After the tour of Rome, you will have free time to stroll around the centre, before returning to the Hotel for the night.
Day 7- Rome-Naples-Pompeii
The first destination will be Naples. After admiring places like the Royal Palace, the San Carlo Theatre and more we will have a delicious typical lunch, before proceeding to Pompeii for a special visit to the Pompeii Excavations which is one of UNESCO’s listed ruins. After Pompeii, we will proceed to Sorrento where we will enjoy dinner at the Hotel and spend the night.
Day 8- Capri
The 8th day of the tour will take us to the famous Island of Capri. You will travel on a ferry to the Marina Grande and also get a chance to visit the Blue Grotto, weather permitting, and to visit the famous Piazzetta. We will also have a minibus on standby to take us to Anacapri, where we will have lunch in a restaurant. By afternoon, we will move back to Sorrento by ferry, where we will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 9- Amalfi- Positano
After breakfast, we move towards the splendid Amalfi coast. The first stop will be Positano, where you will have free time to explore the sights and the aura of the city or to have shopping. Then, we reach Amalfi where you will check in at the Hotel. Free dinner.
Day 10- Amalfi
You will enjoy a full day experience at the famous Amalfi. You wil decide whether to visit the Dome, Ravello and its villas, or simply to relax on the beach. Free dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 11- Amalfi - Rome
Free morning after breakfast. Transfer to Pompeii, where you will get onboard our bus to Rome. Arrival in Rome, free dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 12 - Rome
After breakfast, end of our services.
Other escorted tours in Italy and Sicily
Check also our 9 day tour of Sicilly, Apulia and Matera or our 10 days escorted tour from Rome around Naples, Pompeii and Florence.