Thursday – October 20th
Departure on AirMalta flight KM 0640 to Catania at 5.35am. Group has to reach airport by 3.10 am. On arrival in Catania at 6.15am, we board our coach and proceed for a light breakfast before we continue for Messina to board the ferry, and crossover to Italy. A short stop at Reggio Calabria and we will enjoy a panoramic Tour of this famous port. We will then continue to our four-star Hotel where lunch awaits us before we take our rooms in our very comfortable hotel. Some free time for rest before we meet for a special romantic evening in nearby Pizzo famous for its special Tartufo gelato. Weather permitting, we might enjoy an emotional candlelit dinner to mark the start of our holiday in Calabria.(optional)
Friday – October 21st
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. Our Lady of Spilinga will be our main attraction on our way back to the Hotel as well as a visit to a local Agritourism where we are given the opportunity to buy local products to take home The famous Serata Calabrese is a great attraction in honour of our group this evening. Fun for everyone and get ready for so many photos and their variety of their delicious specialities accompanied by original local wines.
Saturday – October 22nd
A local market in Tropea gives us the opportunity to do some good quality bargain shopping this morning. 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.
Sunday – October 23rd
Buffet breakfast and later in the morning we board our coach to start our journey back to Sicily and then Malta. The famous picturesque fishing village of Scilla as we as all the amazing Coastline, rightly called “La Costa degli Dei” will seduce us with all its beauty on the way. We shall also be stopping at a big shopping centre before we reach Catania airport in the evening. AirMalta flight KM 0643 leaves Catania airport at 22.10, and is scheduled to arrive in Malta at 22.50.
Price: €560 includes:
- Three nights accommodation in very comfortable hotel (with pool) on half board. DAILY BUFFET BREAKFAST AND DINNER.
- A fully air-conditioned coach for the whole trip (4 full days)
- Ferry tickets for our crossover from Sicily to Italy are included Experienced Tour leader to accompany the group.
- All excursions included in price