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Highlights of Sicily & Southern Italy

Highlights of Sicily & Southern Italy

14 day tour from Rome to Palermo
Tour Operator
Globus
Departures
Aug 4, 2024 – Nov 9, 2025
Prices From
$3,549
Dates & Prices
In Greek mythology, the Scylla and Charybdis were two sea monsters located in the Strait of Messina between Sicily and the Italian mainland, endangering ancient mariners, and inspiring the expression “being caught between a rock and a hard place.” Will you find you

Tour Itinerary

Day 1
ARRIVE IN ROME, ITALY
Welcome to Rome! At 5 pm, meet your Tour Director and travel companions for a welcome dinner at a local restaurant (D)
Day 2
ROME–CASTEL GANDOLFO–SORRENTO AREA
Holy Grounds CASTEL GANDOLFO Take a [LOCAL FAVORITE] guided visit of the Papal Palace and the Barberini Gardens followed by lunch en route to the Sorrento Area. (B,L) 193 mi / 310 km LOCAL FAVORITE ICONIC FOOTSTEPS Enjoy an extraordinary, guided visit to explore th
Day 3
SORRENTO AREA. EXCURSION TO CAPRI
Coves, Cliffs & The Clear Blue Sea SORRENTO AREA Jetfoil ride to Capri. CAPRI Take a funicular ride from the harbor to the village for guided sightseeing, including the Augustus Gardens. Free time for lunch. SORRENTO AREA Free time. (B,D) TOUR HIGHLIGHT NATURAL WON
Day 4
SORRENTO AREA. EXCURSION TO POMPEII AND NAPLES
A Slice of Life in Naples POMPEII Take a guided walking tour of the excavations. Free time to browse. NAPLES Guided sightseeing includes an orientation drive on the panoramic road to Posillipo, a stop in Piazza Plebiscito, and [LOCAL FAVORITE] a slice of Neapolitan

Hotels

Roma | Starhotels Michelangelo
Superior First-Class
Roma, Italy
Via Stazione S.Pietro,14
Free WiFi
Modern hotel catering to business and leisure travelers located a short walk to St. Peter's Square; staff is multilingual.
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Roma | Degli Aranci
Roma, Italy
Via Barnaba Oriani 11
Free WiFi
Overlooking Villa Borghese, hotel Degli Aranci is housed in a 19th-century Art Nouveau building surrounded by a lush orange tree garden. This boutique hotel offers a fitness center with sauna and hot tub, a restaurant with outdoor dining area where to enjoy delicious Italian specialties, and a bar serving snacks and cocktails throughout the day. All 58 air-conditioned guest rooms are elegantly furnished in a classic style with oriental influences, and are equipped with soundproofed windows, minibar, in-room safe, flat screen TV with international channels, and free Wi-Fi internet access. The hotel is located in the elegant district of Parioli, a quiet residential area perfect for a relaxing stay in the capital. Restaurants and shops are within easy access.
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Castellammare di Stabia | Towers Hotel Stabiae Sorrento Coast
First-Class
Castellammare di Stabia, Italy
S.S.145 Sorrentina Km.11
Free WiFi
Built on the grounds of a former cement factory which takes its name from the two replica factory towers, this upscale 150-room hotel is located in a tranquil spot on the beautiful Sorrento peninsula with views of Mt. Vesuvius, a gleaming private stretch of beach and a sparkling (seasonal) outdoor swimming pool. Mediterranean cuisine is served in the restaurant overlooking the Bay of Naples and drinks can be enjoyed at the terrace bar. A large spa area includes a sauna, Turkish bath and Jacuzzi and Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property.
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Bari | Excelsior
First-Class
Bari, Italy
Via Giulio Petroni, 15
Free WiFi
Hotel Excelsior is just 100 meters from Bari's shopping area and a 3-minute walk from the rear entrance of the train station. All rooms are equipped with elegant furniture, parquet floors, comfortable beds, and free Wi-Fi. The Excelsior's rooms are spread throughout eight floors, all offering windows overlooking the courtyard and a private road. Each guestroom features a marble bathroom with bath or shower and hairdryer.
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Alberobello - Ba | Grand Hotel Olimpo
Superior First-Class
Alberobello - Ba, Italy
Via Sette Liberatori Della Selva
Free WiFi
The Grand Hotel Olimpo is surrounded by typical Trulli and offers 40 comfortable, air-conditioned rooms, all fully equipped with a flat-screen, cable channel TV, safety deposit box, a minibar, desk and hairdryer. The Eden restaurant serves a refined à la carte menu with tasty, delicious combinations which respect the local gastronomic traditions and there is also a great selection of fine wines on offer.
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Conversano | Grand Hotel D'Aragona
Superior First-Class
Conversano, Italy
Via San Donato, 5
Free WiFi
Located in a very peaceful position close to some of Apulia's most important attractions like Alberobello, Polignano a Mare and Ostuni, this hotel is a great choice for those who want to explore the region. All its air-conditioned rooms have flat-screen/satellite TV and minibar. Most of the rooms also have balconies. Other amenities include an elegant restaurant serving local dishes and two swimming pools. Free Wi-Fi access is available in public areas.
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Reggio Calabria | Grand Hotel Excelsior
Superior First-Class
Reggio Calabria, Italy
Via Vittorio Veneto 66
Free WiFi
Refined and elegant, equipped with a large Convention Centre and a rooftop garden that hosts the exclusive restaurant Gala, the Grand Hotel Excelsior is the ideal solution both for a business trip or a romantic weekend in the beautiful city of Calabria.
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Giardini Naxos | Hellenia Yachting Hotel
First-Class
Giardini Naxos, Italy
Via Jannuzzo, 41
Free WiFi
Hellenia Yachting Hotel is an elegant 4-star hotel in Giardini Naxos, the first Greek colony of Sicily. The property is directly overlooking the waterfront and features a private beach, a spa and a pool. There is a piano bar located in the main terrace area and immediatly adjacent to the main in-house restaurants which boasts some of the finest Sicilian cuisine, presenting traditional local dishes with a fresh and original touch.
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Palermo | Mercure Palermo Centro
First-Class
Palermo, Italy
via Mariano Stabile, 112
Free WiFi
The Mercure Palermo Centro has a prime location with the Politeama theatre, the Harbor, the Cathedral and the lively Vucciria Market within walking distance. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and 93 modern rooms with design furniture. Rooms have a refined atmosphere and mostly come with white, beige and black color combinations. Each one has air conditioning, coffee and tea maker facilities, flat screen TV with international channels and in-room safe. In the evening enjoy a cocktail at the bar. Many restaurants, bars and local shops are available nearby.
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Itinerary Dates & Prices

Start Date
Aug 04, 2024
End Date
Aug 17, 2024
Our Price
$5,149
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Sep 08, 2024
End Date
Sep 21, 2024
Our Price
$4,359
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Start Date
Sep 29, 2024
End Date
Oct 12, 2024
Our Price
$5,129
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Start Date
Sep 29, 2024
End Date
Oct 12, 2024
Our Price
$5,129
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Start Date
Oct 06, 2024
End Date
Oct 19, 2024
Our Price
$4,279
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Start Date
Oct 27, 2024
End Date
Nov 09, 2024
Our Price
$4,929
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