Simply a dream holiday to some of the most spectacular places in this heaven on earth. Great hospitality, mouth-watering food and so much cultural and traditional wealth.
17 May 2019 – Wednesday
Departure on Air Malta flight KM 0640 to Catania at 5:50 am. Group has to reach the airport by 4:00 am. On arrival in Catania at 6:30 am, we board our coach and proceed for Messina to board the ferry, and crossover to Italy. A short stop at Reggio Calabria and then we leave for Scilla, a small fishing village that will surely bewitch all of us with its unique beauty. We may have some lunch here before we proceed to Capo Vaticano and take our rooms in our very comfortable hotel. Some free time for rest before we meet for a special evening organised especially for us. A special dinner awaits us to mark the start of our holiday in Calabria.
18 May 2019 – Thursday
After our Buffet breakfast today, we shall leave for a panoramic tour of Capo Vaticano starting off with its famous Belvedere. Then we leave for Pizzo Calabro where we visit the famous historic centre, the small church of Piedigrotta, the most beautiful square overlooking the sea and also the famous Castle of Murat, where Napoleon’s officer was kept, prisoner. Before we leave Pizzo we must sit in the main piazza and try the world famous Tartufo gelato (typical of the place, their own special exclusive recipe). A special evening today may take us to Riace where the Patron Saints Cosma and Damiano are being celebrated. A wonderful
opportunity to join in the fun with the local people!
19 May 2019 – Friday
Today our main attraction is a visit to Our Lady of Spilinga, where we visit the small church in the miraculous cave and listen to the story attached to it. We shall then visit the historic centre of Tropea with its old Palazzi, the famous Corso, Piazza Cannone, the churches, the cathedrals and so much more. After a full exciting day, we meet again for our usual delicious dinner in our hotel in the evening. A full day excursion to the Amazing Eolian Islands may be organised (weather permitting). This is optional and depends on number interested. Program will be arranged so as not to miss anything that was scheduled for the day
20 May 2019 – Saturday
A big market in Tropea awaits us today after our buffet breakfast. Great bargain shopping and such a big variety to choose from. We then go on a gastronomic tour of typical local products where we will also be able to buy to take home with us. An opportunity to buy directly from the producer. In Tropea itself, we may also visit a Perfume factory where besides smelling the various fragrances, we may also experience the various organic creams produced from plants and flowers of the area. A well-known EAU DE PARFUM is called “Acqua degli Dei” reminding every one of the beauties of the place and its surroundings. Visitors to this factory are also given a token of a perfumed bracelet. Dinner awaits us in our hotel.
21 May 2019 – Sunday
Buffet breakfast and later in the morning we board our coach to start our journey back to Sicily and then Malta. We shall be stopping at a big shopping centre before we reach Catania airport in the evening. Air Malta flight KM 0643 leaves Catania airport at 22:25 hrs, and is scheduled to arrive in Malta at 23:05 hrs.
A trip not to be missed! Rest assured that you will fall in love with this extraordinary region Calabria! We sincerely hope to have you on board.
17 – 21 May 2019.
5 days 4 nights.
Per person €590
• Return Air Malta flights Malta to Catania.
All taxes included.
• Accommodation (4 nights) in a very comfortable 4 Star Hotel with pool on Half Board basis (daily buffet breakfast and dinner daily).
• Fully air-conditioned coach for the whole 5 days of the trip.
• Ferry tickets for our crossover from Sicily to Calabria and back are included in the package.
• Services of a well experienced tour leader and guide to accompany the group during all the trip.
• ENTRANCES TICKETS TO MUSEUMS, CABLE CARS, FUNPARKS, BOATS, etc are not included.
• Limited seats are available. Book as early as possible with a deposit of €200 per person.
• Whoever needs to know prices for children accompanying adults on this trip, are kindly asked to contact us on +356 21414788 or +356 99499072.