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Biking tour in Sicily with Andiamo Adventours
Sicily Bicycle Tour
 
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TRIP QUICK FACTS

2018 Dates
Apr 29-May 5,
6-12,
13-19,
20-26,
27- June 2,
3-9,
Sept 17-23,
30-Oct 6,
Oct 7-13

Tour Price: $3,075
Duration: 7 Days

Terrain: Options Easy & Moderate
Accommodations: 3- & 4-Star

Meet/Depart: Catania/Catania


Highlights include:

  • Archeological Parks
  • Papyrus laden boat ride
  • Guided Mt. Etna hike
  • Villa Casale tour
  • Winery tour & tastings
  • City tours
  • Taormina & Noto
  • Ceramic Center

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Biking Tour of Sicily - Trip Overview
"Bicycle Siracusa to Taormina & Tour Mt Etna"


“To have seen Italy without seeing Sicily is not to have seen Italy at all, for Sicily is the clue to everything.” —Goethe

Bicycling Tour in Sicily
Days 1-2: Siracusa:
Explore & tour Siracusa, founded by Greeks in 734 B.C. and home to mirror wielding Archimedes and the world’s first cookbook. Then ride along a continual bellavista to the ancient, UNESCO-protected Noto and ruinous Noto Antica.

Days 3-4: Caltagirone & Roman Estates:
Venerable hill towns and prickly pears line our path to Caltagirone, a ceramic jewel of Arabic origin. Tour Villa Casale, considered the Roman Empire’s most well-preserved country estate. Delight in unforgettable cuisine that reflects the blend of cultures.

Days 5-7: Mt Ena & Taormina:
Bicycle along a spectacular ridge to the lava fields at the base of Mt. Etna. Then a volcano specialist leads us to its many active craters. Tour a world class winery and sample their outstanding wines before we make our way into stunning Taormina, Sicily's most beautiful town. Then enjoy "Nino's" outstanding seafood cuisine.

Inclusions:
  • 6 nights lodging 3 and 4-star accommodations
  • All breakfast, 5 full course dinners, and 1 lunch
  • Boat ride along canals of papyrus growing region
  • Private city tour of Siracusa and archeological park visits
  • Guided Mt. Etna hike
  • Wine tasting and tour
  • Bike rental of quality upright 27-speed touring bikes equipped with handlebar bags (your clipless pedals can be mounted; remember to bring your shoes, bike gloves and shorts). Quality road bikes are available upon request at an additional charge.
  • Sag support, beverages & snacks
  • Route note, maps and marked routes
  • All tour transfers including meet/depart, van support and luggage transfer
  • Multi-lingual guide(s)
  • All entrance fees mentioned in itinerary