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Wine and Culinary Sicily October 2020

Join us OCTOBER 2020 for an unforgettable Wine and Culinary tour of beautiful Sicily with Alfred Zappala and Eszter Vajda of You, Me & Sicily. We provide first time travelers, expe- rienced travelers, and returning guests a life-changing adventure that will ignite your love for Sicily and enhance your knowledge of history, art, culinary, and culture.

NOTE: If you want to arrive a few days early for private touring or just to extend your trip, we can easily arrange all your accommodations.

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October 1: Depart from your home airport to Catania. Sicily here we come!

October 2: Arrival and welcome to CATANIA International Airport. Transfer to Sicilia’s
Residence Art & Spa Hotel
in ACI CATENA. You will be walking distance from Green grocer, supermarket, coffee shop, pizzeria and a pharmacy. Welcome dinner: Reitana Pizzeria in Aci San Antonio, one of the best local pizzerias!


October 3:
After breakfast we head to AVOLA in the Province of Siracusa where
we will have a wine tasting at Cantina Palmeri, famous for their Nero d’ Avola wine. Dinner: in ACI TREZZA for a fabulous fish meal.

October 4: After breakfast we venture to the mountain village of ZAFFARANA ETNEA for Ottobrata, which is a festival held only on Sundays in October. The festival features the bounty of Etna including local fall produce. We will also sample Sicilian street foods then head to MILO,to Barone Di Villa Grande for wine tasting and dinner.


October 5:
 
Following breakfast, we will be heading to LINGUAGLOSSA, in the Etna Park to the family owned Gambino Vino. Dinner that evening at one of our local favorite restaurants

October 6: After breakfast off to CASTIGLIONE DI SICILIA in the Province of Messina, to this gorgeous mountain town, which is the location of Tornatore Vineyard. Dinner at one of our favorite local restaurants.


October 7:
After breakfast, we head to CATANIA to visit one of the largest and most robust fish markets in Europe. In the afternoon, we enjoy a typical Sicilian meal at one of our favorite restaurants.

October 8: Following breakfast, we are off to TAORMINA, the Pearl of Europe, but first we will visit Giardini Naxos. In the afternoon, we travel to Terra Costantino in VIA GRANDE for a fabulous organic Etna wines tour, tasting and dinner.

October 9:Today is a relax day! Time to pack, look through pictures and visit the quaint fishing village of ACI TREZZA. Late afternoon we’ ll have a hands on cooking demo at Eszter and Alfred’s and then enjoy a nice early dinner with a spectacular view of the sea!

October 10: Transport to Catania International Airport for return flights.

 

 

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The Wine & Culinary Sicily tour is exclusively limited to no more than 15 people.
To ensure your spot, book your reservation with Alfred and Eszter TODAY!

PLEASE NOTE: October weather is still warm during the day but the evenings can be cool. We recommend you bring appropriate clothing. There are ATM’s located nearby, but it is recommend you bring some Euro’s with you (200-300 Euro max). Also, we suggest you bring a European adapter for electronics. When making your reservation, please make us aware of any dietary restrictions or health restrictions so we can plan accordingly.
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$3,499.00

LAND ONLY COST
Per person based on double occupancy.

 

 


 

$400.00 single supplement

A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is due immeadiately, with FINAL PAYMENT due by September 5, 2020
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. 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.

BY CHECK:
Send $500 deposit per person payable to: Eszter Vajda,
Mail: 22 Railroad Street, #215, Andover, MA 01810
CREDIT CARD PAYMENT VIA PAYPAL*:
Eszter Vajda: eszternvajda@gmail.com
* Pay with Pay Pal or wire transfer money into her Bank of America account. Bank processing fees may apply.
CELL: 333 497-9881 (Alfred’s Italian cell number)s
WHAT’S APP: 978 604 1273
WEB: YouMeAndSicily.com

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Express Disclaimer
You Me & Sicily acts only as an agent for the various independent suppliers that provide hotel accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, meals, activities, or other services connected with this tour. Such services are subject to the terms and conditions of those suppliers.
You, Me & Sicily, its respective employees, agents, representatives, and assigns accept no liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, loss, accident, delay, or any other incident which may be caused by the negligence, defect, default of any company or person performing these services.
You, Me & Sicily does not accept responsibility for losses, injury, damages or expenses of any kind due to sickness, weather, labor strikes, hostilities,wars, terrorist acts, acts of nature, local laws or other such causes.
All services and accommodations are subject to the laws and regulations of the country in which they are provided, on this case, Italy.
You, Me. & Sicily is not responsible for any lost or stolen baggage or personal effects of any individual participating in the tours/trips it arranges.
Individual travelers are responsible for purchasing a travel insurance policy that will cover some of the expenses associated with the loss of luggage or personal effects as well as trip insurance.
TOUR IS BASED ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU RESERVE YOUR SPOT(S) BY SENDING A DEPOSIT TODAY.

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