Sicily tour among the villages and nature
8 Nights and 9 Days / Tour language:
Sicily tour among the villages and nature, in north eastern Sicily. The Sicilian villages are the most beautiful Italian villages, some of them are situated in the province of Messina, the gateway of Sicily. Who wish to have an original Sicily tour, these hidden places, less popular or sometimes unknown, hold the real soul of Sicily, its ancient traditions, its smells and flavours of the past. Visit Sicily is discovering small localities that, thanks to the generosity of nature and to ancient civilisations who have left indelible traces, have become famous international destinations. For a captivating Sicily tour, you must visit Taormina, seduced by the beauties of the “Pearl of the Ionian Sea” with the Greek-roman theatre and the Public Gardens. During this Sicily tour, we will experience also the fertile soil of Mt. Etna, having a stop in a famous winery in order to taste Sicilian wine, accompanied by local food. Between Messina and Catania, we will enjoy the discovery of Castiglione di Sicilia and Acireale, where we visit an interesting museum with a collection of Sicilian puppets. The city center of Catania, dominated by the view of Mt. Etna, is a tourist attraction because of the churches in baroque style built using local lava stone. Our Sicily tour guide will lead you in this magical journey, with the visit of Castelmola and Savoca. In Castelmola we will taste the almond wine, astonished by the panoramic breath-taking views facing Mt Etna. Savoca will allow us to retrace one of the most famous sagas of the film history: “The Godfather”. Among Sicily things to see, in Savoca you will discover the famous “Bar Vitelli” retracing a few scenes from the movie, walking in the footsteps of Francis Ford Coppola, who in Sicily has chosen this village and Forza D’Agrò to tell the beautiful love story of Michael Corleone and Apollonia Vitelli. The small town of Forza D’Agrò will be our next stop on the Sicily towns to visit list during this tour, where we will have the opportunity to taste local specialities and typical dishes. Our Sicily tour will offer to all the guests outdoor experiences also, as the Alcantara Gorges tour, and during the summertime (as optional) we can do a boat tour around Isola Bella. Continuing with Messina, as it is one of the most important cities of the tours in Sicily, we will learn about the myths of Scilla and Cariddi in Capo Peloro, the Bell Tower with the largest astronomic clock in the world, the Cathedral. In the northern coastline of Sicily, the village of Milazzo is a balcony facing the Aeolian Islands: the visit of the Castle will let us to go back in the centuries and know about the history of Sicily. Castroreale and San Marco d’Alunzio, characterized by a glorious past, hold a very important artistic and monumental heritage. The visit Montalbano Elicona means to immerse yourself in a maze of lanes, fragments of history, where time seems to have stopped in a bygone era. Suggestive to visit the Argimusco, a mystical place, surrounded by nature, of unprecedented beauty. During the discovery of the most beautiful villages in Italy, we visit Novara di Sicilia, an enchanting and picturesque place, with a breathtaking view that stretches from the promontory of Tindari to the Aeolian Islands.
After this Sicily tour you could say you have known not only monuments, but also the Sicilian soul.
The reservations must be done no later than 7 days before the tour.
The payment of participation fees must be done at the moment of booking.
The group travel with one or more DISCOVER MESSINA TRAVEL tour guides that will operate the guided visits.
Guests are required to observe with attention the dispositions given by the tour guide during the entire journey, to follow the established itineraries without getting away from the group, except the cases in which they have the approval and to respect the schedule for a possible free time.
The guided visits include promenades with pedestrian itineraries, a few an uphill climb. During all the activities our guest with mobility difficulties must be supported by an assistant able to help them.
Discover Messina Travel, will assume the responsibility to modify the itinerary or the program of the journey but only in exceptional situations.
The participation of minors is allowed only if accompanied by parental authority or by someone acting in their place.
The participants, once they took note about the detailed program, the duration, the attractions that we will visit, the guests will exempt Discover Messina Travel by any civil and penal responsibility for eventual delays, accidents or incidents that might occur during the itineraries and transfers not attributable to the agency.
Discover Messina Travel reserves the right to cancel the tour if the minimum number of 4 participants it is not reached no later than 7 days before the departure. In this case we will refund the 100% of the fees in between the 24 hours from the moment guests receive the cancellation communication e-mail.
In case of cancellation by the guest, not later than 7 days before the tour, we will refund 100% of the participation fees. If the cancellation should occur during the 7 days that precede the departure, will be retained 40% of the participation fees.
Regarding the general condition exposed above, Discover Messina Travel refer to the applicable laws in force.
Bring with you:
An ID card with photo. Camera and video camera. Cash and credit card.
Comfortable clothes and shoes.
What to buy:
To live in the best way possible your experience in Sicily purchase the DISCOVER MESSINA SICILY kit. Beside the gadgets you will have also our backpack for your tour and also a hat that will protect you from the sun.
Book now and you will receive it at the moment of your tour departure.
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- Flexible hours and days.
- Return details: Returns to original departure point.
- The confirmation will be received at the moment of the booking.
- The children must be accompanied by an adult.
- The car seats for infant and children are available only if required at the moment of the reservation.
- The adult prices apply to all travellers.
- If necessary, the tour can be run in more than one language.
- A minimum number of 4 participants is required in order to operate the tour. There is the possibility of cancellation after the confirmation if the minimum number of 4 participants is not reached, In this case you will receive the full refund.
- Not recommended to people with restricted mobility.
- Cell-phone number and valid e-mail address are required at the moment of the booking.
- The timetable is established with our booking service at the following e-mail address: email@example.com or with our assistance at the followings numbers: +39.090.2135672 and +39.3913288688