EXTRAORDINARY MODICA – A LUXURY HOLIDAY

February 1st – February 4th 2024

Day 1

Thursday – February 1st

Departure on Airmalta flight KM 640 to Catania at 6.am.  Group has to reach airport by 3.30 a.m.  On arrival in Catania at 7.00 we board our coach and proceed for a quick breakfast before continuing to the centre of Catania where we find the open  market  with great bargain  shopping. Those who wish, may  spend the morning  going  round the  piazzas  and Giardini Bellini as well as Piazza San  Domenico.  Optional  lunch at Happy  Wok at  12.30.  On time given by Tour Leader  we  board coach and  proceed to our LUXURY FOUR STAR HEALTH  SPA HOTEL in the centre of the town of Modica  where we take our rooms and then enjoy some free time  before meeting for our dinner.

Day 2

Friday – February 2nd

After our buffet breakfast we set out on a ride on the famous trenino  Barocco  around Modica with its long and varied history.  Modica has also a 400 year tradition of Sicilian chocolate-making.  Time to visit a chocolate shop   where  you can taste and buy their products and . We can go round this laid back town and enjoy a panoramic view accompanied by typical local  music, that will  definitely enchant everyone. After a stop for lunch the afternoon will be devoted to a Tour of Noto, another beautiful Baroque town. Even here  we may have the opportunity  to board the Tourist Local Trenino  that takes us  round the  areas  that are not so accessible on foot.   We shall visit the centre entering the Porta Reale that leads us into the city. Time for souvenir shopping as we visit this town.  Later a delicious mouth-watering   Dinner awaits us in our  comfortable Hotel restaurant  by the pool

Day 3

Saturday – February 3rd

After  our  buffet breakfast today we’re off to  the famous  Syracuse. First stop at the  Famous  SANCTUARY  OF OUR LADY  that attracts so many pilgrims from all over the world.  Time to hear Holy Mass   and visit the whole Church  so very often visited by The Holy Pope  Himself.  After  being picked up again by our coach  we proceed  to our parking place.  From here  Those  willing may take a Boat Ride from one of the offers that are made as we go along to reach  THE FAMOUS   Ortigia. We may also stop for lunch at one of the many restaurants that we find here  for a delicious   meal.  Such an interesting day  will  eventually  lead us  back to our comfortable Hotel.     After some free time  , a delicious dinner awaits us later.   Free time afterwards  to mix with the rest of the tourists  in the city centre nearby   filling the local  Coffee shops and Bars  .

Day 4

Sunday – February 4th

Buffet breakfast and later in the morning we board our coach to start our journey back to Catania.  A stop for some last shopping in CENTRO SICILIA.( PRIMARK)  Last hours at Porte di Catania for other shopping before we reach Fontanarossa airport.  Airmalta KM643 leaves Catania at 23.25 (11.25pm).   Scheduled   Arrival in Malta is at   00. 05 (   five  minutes past midnight).

SPECIAL PRICE €590 includes:

  • AirMalta flights Malta/Catania/Malta. (AirMalta TAXES INCLUDED)

  • Three nights accommodation in a very comfortable central 4⭐ hotel
  • DAILY BUFFET BREAKFAST  AND   DINNER  (wine and water included)

  • Fully airconditioned coach for whole trip (  Four  full  days) 

  • Individual allowance  of 23kgs  and 10 kgs  hand luggage.

    Any food or drinks  consumed outside the Hotel are to be paid for as extras  .  Entrance tickets  to  museums etc , boat rides , trenino etc are also extras