BEGINS ON SATURDAYS FROM ROME
ENDS IN TAORMINA

Semi Escorted Hosted Tour
13 nights / 14 days 
Provided with: 
minimum of 2 clients 
Style of Accommodation: First Class

HIGHLIGHTS:
Rome: 
3 hours guided walking tour
Naples: historical centre
Pompeii: Roman city excavations
Sorrento: a charming town on the coast
Capri: World-renowned island
Castellana Caves: a natural speleological attraction
Alberobello: the town of the "Trulli"
Lecce: a Baroque town
Gallipoli: a fishing village
Ostuni: the "White Town"
Matera: the town of the "Sassi"
Palermo: The Sicilian capital and open air market
Monreale: Dome and the golden mosaics
Agrigento: Valley of the Temples
Segesta: Doric Temple
Erice: Castle built on the remnants of Venus Temple
Piazza Armerina: Ancient mosaics in the Roman Villa
Taormina: World-renowned Mediterranean resort town
 

IMPORTANT TO KNOW:
This tour is operated only with a Driver-Guide or a Tour Director.
The Driver Guide/Tour Director is not a Licensed Tourist Guide --Licensed Tourist Guide: are the only professionals, with a Regional license, permitted to conduct visits and tours in all sites and museums within a city -- and he cannot escort you inside the monuments because this is not allowed by Italian Rules.

The tour is usually English only, but in some cases it could be multilingual.
 

HOSTED TOUR
This tour includes Hotel Accommodation, transportation, sightseeing and some meals. This tour will be
conducted by a driver escort or a tour escort (depending the number of people confirmed on the activity planned for the day) and can include licensed local guide (as per tour details and conditions). The person that will conduct the tour could be different day by day.
An hosted Tour is ideal for people who want some freedom but still have the comfort of a Tour leader who will take care of group and will orchestrate all services.


WHAT IS INCLUDED: 
- First class accommodation 
- Daily breakfast buffet
- All sightseeing, tasting and excursions as specified in the itinerary
- Vehicle/coach with air conditioning, no toilet
- Driver Escort/Tour Director
- English speaking local guides on the tour when needed
- Transfer to Naples airport
- Local flight from Naples to Palermo
- VAT


WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
- City Taxes
- Beverages and meals not mentioned in the program
- Gratuities to Tour Director/Driver-Escort, Local Guide and Driver
- Admission fees 
- Transfers not specified
- Optional Excursions
- Travel Insurance
 

FEATURED PROPERTIES USED FOR THIS TOUR
Rome (2 nights): Hotel The Building OR similar Hotel.
Sorrento area (3 night): Grand Hotel Vesuvio, Majestic Palace, Hotel Michelangelo OR similar Hotel.
Castellana Caves (2 nights): Hotel Semiramide Palace OR similar Hotel.
Palermo (4 nights):  Hotel Plaza Opera, Hotel Principe di Villafranca, OR similar Hotel.
Taormina area (2 nights): Hilton Giardini Naxos (seaside area), Hotel Villa Diodoro, OR similar Hotel.

Hotel may be substituted with similar categories.
We do not guarantee all people on the tour will be lodging in the same Hotel.

Only one bag per person allowed (any size) plus one hand luggage.

OPTIONAL EXCURSION: AMALFI COAST
Euro 450,00  
total per 2 people
Service by private car and English speaking Driver
Operated on day 6 (Saturday)
The price includes:
-Pick-up at Sorrento hotel;
-Sightseeing of Amalfi coast;
-Drop-off at Naples airport.


SICILY AIRPORT TRANSFERS package: per person
-Euro 80,00 per person, based on a minimum 2 people travelling together and sharing the same vehicle
The rate covers:
- transfer from Palermo airport to Palermo hotel
- transfer from Taormina hotel to Catania airport


TOUR CODE: MAGN14