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Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights - Sicily Activities

Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights

8 days
4.8
(55)
From Catania to Palermo
Tour Operator:
Sicily Activities
Max group size:
8
Physical rating:
Easy
Age range:
12 to 89
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
134757
Hygiene Measures:
Included
Private available:
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US $1,650
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Highlights

  • Get a full immersion that's rich in history, traditions and culture of the island
  • Be accompanied by local guides who know it best and know Sicily secrets
  • Experience Sicily though its incredible gastronomy, wines, art and music

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  • Private

    Enjoy a tour focused solely on your travel group

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    Access our Travel Experts’ insider knowledge

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Itinerary

Start in Catania and end in Palermo! With the In-depth Cultural tour Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights, you have a 8 days tour package taking you through Catania, Italy and 9 other destinations in Italy. Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: ARRIVAL AND EVENING TAORMINA FOOD & WINE TOUR
  2. Day 2: GODFATHER VS MAFIA TOUR WITH PASTA LUNCH & TAORMINA WALKING TOUR WITH GREEK THEATRE
  3. Day 3: ETNA TRIP UNTIL 1900/3000 MT WITH LUNCH IN ETNA WINERY
  4. Day 4: NOTO WALKING TOUR WITH SEAFOOD LUNCH IN MARZAMEMI & TRANSFER TO SYRACUSE
  5. Day 5: ORTIGIA WALKING TOUR
  6. Day 6: GUIDED VISIT OF TEMPLE VALLEY IN AGRIGENTO, LUNCH & TRANSFER TO PALERMO
  7. Day 7: PALERMO WALKING TOUR & WINE
  8. Day 8: DEPARTURE
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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
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  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Guide
    Excellent
    4.9
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Accommodation
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.7
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  • SH
    · April 23rd, 2022
    Very good. The guides were fantastic and the tour content was just a good balance of cultural experiences and free time. The hotels chosen were of high quality. Thank you. Sheila & Roger Hollenbeck
    Trip date: April 2022
  • PH
    · April 9th, 2022
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    Excellent organization
    Trip date: April 2022
  • BF
    · December 20th, 2021
    We were taken care of very well by competent guides, good transport, interesting venues, and decent hotels at a reasonable price.
    Trip date: November 2021
  • SF
    · November 20th, 2021
    Extremely well run with attention to detail. Friendly and knowledgeable tour guides, and excellent meals. Comprehensive but not exhausting.
    Trip date: November 2021
  • Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights reviewer 5
    · September 13th, 2021
    If you are visiting Sicily for the first time, this is the tour you want to choose. First and foremost, you are in the very capable hands of Sicily Activities director Massimo, who is attentive to all your needs and queries from the time you express an... Show more
    Trip date: September 2021
  • P
    · September 5th, 2021
    The tour went extremely well, the itinerary well chosen, pick ups and tours punctual. Massimo was always available through watsap, I had to change dates several times because of covid and nothing was a problem for him, felt very confident. A special... Show more
    Trip date: August 2021
  • D
    · July 28th, 2021
    Sicily Activities provides a service of the highest order. The tour was expertly designed and organized. The guides and drivers were friendly and competent and made the tour a delight. I wholeheartedly recommend Sicily as a travel destination. The... Show more
    Trip date: July 2021
  • LR
    · July 4th, 2021
    The trip was well organized. The drivers and guides were informative and personable.There seemed to be a good balance between planned tours/ activities and unstructured “free” time. Massimo was responsive to our needs and desires. I greatly... Show more
    Trip date: June 2021
  • Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights reviewer 9
    · September 12th, 2020
    I don’t usually book group tours but I loved the itinerary, convenience and experiences offered in this tour. Due to Covid, I was the only person booked the week I wanted to travel But Massimo came up with a plan that worked for me. Each of the... Show more
    Sicily Activities commented on this review
    Hi Karin, was a big pleasure for me to assist You in Your Tour of Sicily. Thank You so much for Your review and very nice words :) Warm regards Massimo
    Trip date: September 2020
  • L
    · March 19th, 2020
    I couldn’t be happier! It was a pleasure dealing with Alex at Sicily Activities. I booked the Small Group Highlights after doing extensive research. I am a Travel Consultant so I know the business and felt I had found a gem of a company. One that... Show more
    Sicily Activities commented on this review
    Dear Linda, thank You so much for Your beautiful words :) These are our best satisfactions. Warm regards Alex
    Trip date: January 2020

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Small Group Tour of Sicily: Highlights
From Catania to Palermo
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Frequently Asked Questions

    • Which extra costs will be incurred during the tour, which are not included in price?

      Entrance fees in monuments, city taxes and optional Etna acsent until 3000 mt are not included in price. All the rest is included.

    • Do I meet different guides or just one during the whole trip?

      You will meet different local licensed guides carefully chosen by our company for every special excursion and activity included in Itinerary.

    • Can you assist with booking additional accommodation?

      Yes, absolutely. We would be happy to arrange any additional service you may need.

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      Private airport transfers with private driver are included in this tour.

    • Which kind of vehicles do you use?

      We use A/C 5 or 8 seats Mercedes cars. We never include public transportation in our Itineraries.

    • What type of accommodation do you use for this trip?

      We selected top rated centrally located hotels, 4 stars in Taormina and Palermo and 3 stars small boutique in Syracuse.

    • Do you charge a single supplement fee or can I be matched with another solo traveler?

      You can be accommodated as a solo traveler in a Single room with single supplement.

    • What is the average group size for this tour?

      The minimum size is 2 and maximum 8 persons in group.

    • Can I arrive some days before the tour starts or depart some days after the tour ends?

      Yes, sure, in this case your airport transfers will be moved to appropriate dates of your arrival and departure. And we would be also pleased to organize your accommodation and tours (if required) for extra days.

    • Where does this tour start and finish?

      This tour starts at Catania airport and ends at Palermo airport.

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    Good to Know

    • Currency
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      Italy
    • Plugs & Adapters

      As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F, L.

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    • Visa
      • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
      • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
    • Payment information
      • For any tour departing before June 24th, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after June 24th, 2022, a minimum payment of 10% is required to confirm your booking with Sicily Activities. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
      • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Sicily Activities will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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