Join us in September for an unforgettable and exciting experience to beautiful Sicily.
YouMeAndSicily offers experienced travelers, and our returning guests, a life-changing adventure that will ignite your Sicilian heritage, and enhance your knowledge of Sicily.
You, Me & Sicily’s 2019 tours will WOW you with the magnificence of Sicily.
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DAY 1 Sept 14: Depart from USA>to Palermo
DAY 2 Sept 15: Arrival and welcome by Alfred and Eszter to Palermo International Airport in the Province of Palermo as you begin your exciting Sicilian Adventure Cultural Holiday Tour. You will be transported to your villa, check-in, relax and unwind. We will have a Special Sicilian Welcome Dinner at a great local restaurant. D
DAY 3 Sept 16: Enjoy a typical Sicilian breakfast of espresso, cappuccino, cornetto and local fare. We will then leave for the majestic hill city of ENNA,in the center of Sicily. You will be swept away as we travel through the beautiful Sicilian countryside. We’ll also go to the outlet village for the biggest names. We will visit the ancient Lombardy Castle, stroll the wondrous cobblestone streets, stop for espresso and enjoy the best ricotta canolli you will ever taste. Later in the evening, we will partake in a wonderful dinner at an authentic Sicilian restaurant. B,D
DAY 4 Sept 17: After breakfast, we will head for CEFALU’, famous for its Norman Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We will visit the majestic Duomo and you will be amazed at one of the finest mosaic works in Sicily that adorn the walls and arches. After the guided tour, you will have free time to explore the village and do some shopping. or walk along the famous beach promenade. Dinner that evening at another great restaurant. B,D
DAY 5 Sept 18: After breakfast, we will spend the day touring PALERMO. You will experience the sights, sounds and amazing smells of Sicily’s largest and most famous city. Palermo was named the Italian Capital of Culture for 2018. We will visit the major attractions, including the famous open market where you can sample Palermitan street foods, the Duomo, the Royal Palace of Palermo, Teatro Massimo and more. In the evening, we will dine in a wonderfully amazing Palermo restaurant. B,D
DAY 6 Sept 19: After breakfast, we depart for Greater Palermo to tour the Cathedral of MONREALE , yet another spectacular example of Norman, Arab and Byzantine architecture when we visit the Duomo and surrounding area. We will also experience an authentic Sicilian cooking demonstration. B,D
DAY 7 Sept 20: Following breakfast, we head to the Province of Trapani to the quaint resort of SAN VITO LO CAPO, world famous for their cous-cous festival and rated as one of the most beautiful beaches in all of Europe. We will also visit Castellammare del Golfo. This is really a fun time and always one of the highlights of the trip. We will dance and dine on the beach all afternoon. Dinner that night at a fantastic Sicilian restaurant. B,D
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DAY 8 Sept 21: After breakfast, we head east to the Province of Messina and stop at some beautiful coastal villages along the way before visiting TINDARI, located high atop a sweeping bluff. We’ll visit SANTO STEFANO DI CAMASTRA to visit this small and quaint town noted for its ceramic makers. Afterward will depart to a wonderful winery for tasting and sampling of some excellent Sicilian wines. Dinner that night at a fantastic Sicilian restaurant. B,D
DAY 9 Sept 22: Following breakfast, we will climb a high mountain and visit CASTELBUONO, a beautiful Spanish-influenced town with a gorgeous castle and breath-taking views. Truly a remarkable experience! Dinner at a great Sicilian restaurant. B,D
DAY 10 Sept 23: We will enjoy our last day in Sicily exploring the MADONIE VILLAGES INCLUDING STOPS AT POLIZZI GENEROSA, PETRALIA SOPRANA AND PETRALIA SOTTANA where you will see stunning views. Located between Palermo and Cefalu’, it covers over 39,000 acres, beautiful scenery and great photo opportunities. In the evening we’ll have our farewell dinner. We hope you will fondly remember this unusual adventure to paradise! B,D
DAY 11 Sept 24: Transfer to Palermo International Airport for flights. B
Ciao and Arrivederci!
The Sicilian Cultural Holiday Tour is exclusively limited to no more than 15 people.
To ensure your spot, book your reservation with Alfred and Eszter TODAY!
Please note: September weather is usually hot and humid. There are ATM’s located nearby, but it is recommend you bring some Euro’s with you. Also, we suggest you bring a European adapter for electronics. When making your reservation, please make us aware of any dietary restrictions so we can plan accordingly, or any health restrictions we should know about. A current U.S. Passport is required.
LAND ONLY COST
Per person based on double occupancy.
$300.00 single supplement
A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is due immeadiately, with FINAL PAYMENT due by August 1, 2019
NOT INCLUDED IN LAND COSTS:
• Tips/Gratuities and anything not mentioned in the itinerary
• Any pre or post hotel nights, car rental, private tours, and airfare
TRIP CANCELLATION INSURANCE is OPTIONAL at an ADDITIONAL COST OF $199.00 PER PERSON. Even with the best intentions, things can happen and for this reason we strongly recommend the purchase of insurance.
CANCELLATION PENALTIES: Cancellations must be received in writing (can include email).
The charges below will apply from the date we receive your written notice.
• The Initial Trip Deposit of $500 per person is fully non-refundable
• 60 to 50 days before departure you will lose 50% of the trip cost or deposit, which ever is greater
• 49 to 11 days before departure you will lose 80% of the cost of your trip
• 10 days or fewer before departure, you will lose 100% of your trip
Price is guaranteed on a minimum of 10 participants.
TOUR IS BASED ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU RESERVE YOUR SPOT(S) BY SENDING A DEPOSIT TODAY.