Palermo is featured prominently in this tour of Sicily and southern Italy. // © 2015 Thinkstock
October 9-19, 2015
$2,995 per person, based on double occupancy. Guests may join for $3,690. Single rooms are available for an additional $895 fee.
This 10-night fam trip takes travel agents to the island of Sicily as well as Taormina, Palermo, Naples and Rome. Itinerary highlights on the first half of the tour include excursions to Mount Etna and the archaeological zone of Segesta. Guests will also enjoy time in the Sicilian countryside, wine tasting in Marsala and a cooking lesson and lecture on the history of the Mafia in Carleone. Fans of Francis Ford Copolla’s work can book an optional Godfather-themed tour near Taormina.
Accommodations, all breakfasts, seven dinners and two lunches are included. Tour guides, land transportation and a flight between Palermo and Naples are also part of the price.