Celebrate New Year surrounded by the beauty and the locations of the renowned series!
Sicily will welcome you with open arms for a five-day itinerary through its south-eastern area: you will retrace the steps of Andrea Camilleri’s Commissario, but also enjoy all the architectural and natural wonders that this land can offer.
And don’t forget to properly celebrate the and of the year and the beginning of a new one!
Duration: 5 days, 4 nights
Period: From 29th December 2020 to 2nd January 2021
Arrival/departure airport: Catania (CTA)
29 DECEMBER: CATANIA, RAGUSA, MODICA
Arrival in Catania and transfer to Ragusa. Visit of Ragusa Ibla. Continuation to Modica and check-in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay.
30 DECEMBER: DONNAFUGATA CASTLE, PUNTA SECCA, SCICLI
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Donnafugata Castle. Visit of the Castle and the Park. Continuation to Punta Secca, break and free lunch. Transfer to Scicli and guided tour: Italia Square and St Ignatius’ Mother Church, the Chiafura district and Saint Bartholomew’s church, Beneventano Palace and Mormino Penna Road, St. John’s chuerch, Busacca Square and Mount Carmel’s church. Return to Modica, dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
31 DECEMBER: MODICA, NOTO, SYRACUSE
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Modica and city tour: St. George’s cathedral, St. Peter’s cathedral and tasting of the world-famous Modica chocolate. Free lunch. Continuation to Noto and guided tour: the Porta Reale, St. Francis’ church, St Clare of the Assunta, St. Nicholas’ cathedral, Nicolaci Palace. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in Syracuse.
01 JANUARY: SYRACUSE, CATANIA
Breakfast at the hotel and guided tour of the city: the archaeological excavation and Ortigia. Free lunch and Continuation to Catania. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
02 JANUARY: CATANIA
Breakfast at the hotel and guided tour of the city: Biscari Palace, the Pescheria, Cathedral Square, University Square, Sangiuliano Palace, Crociferi Road, Dante Square and the Benedectine Monastery, Ursino Castle. Free lunch. End of services.
The price includes:
- Minibus for the whole stay;
- Tour leader for the whole stay;
- Local or audio-guides where needed;
- Accommodation in 4-star hotels with half-board treatment;
- Guided tours according to the programme.
The price does not include:
- New Year’s Eve dinner at the hotel: €55 p.p.;
- Lunches during the tour;
- Drinks during the meals;
- Tourist tax (where applied);
- Entrances, tips, and extras in general;
- Everything not specifically included in the entry “the price includes”.
The requested minimum number of participants to realize the trip is of 18 passengers. Any failure to meet the requested minimum number of participants to realize the trip will be notified at least 25 days prior to the depatrure date.