Sicily & Rome FAM Trip
6-Nights; November 14-20, 2019
$749 per agent, based on double & $949 per non-agent companion, based on double
Prices based on land only with all inclusions as outlined in the Itinerary. AIR available from all major gateways through BVT!
Nov. 13 – Departure from U.S.
Nov. 14 – Taormina - Upon arrival at Catania airport, you will be met by the tour leader, who will assist with the transfer to Hotel NH Collection Taormina. The rest of the day is on your own at leisure. Later this afternoon, meet your tour leader for a Welcome cocktail at your hotel with a welcome dinner, in a local restaurant, to follow.
Nov. 15 – Taormina/Mt. Etna/Taormina - After breakfast at the hotel, you will be escorted by your tour leader to enjoy a morning visit to Mt. Etna, the largest active volcano in Europe, followed by a wine tasting and snacks held on the slopes of the at a local winery. In the afternoon, you will enjoy a guided walking tour of Taormina, including the public Gardens. The rest of the night is at leisure.
Nov. 16 – Taormina/Agrigento/Palermo - After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to your hotel in Palermo with a stop in Agrigento along the way to admire the famous Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. After a guided tour of the excavations, you will be escorted to Hotel Villa Athena for a site-inspection and lunch. Upon arrival in Palermo, you will check-in at Hotel NH Palermo. The rest of the evening is at leisure to stroll around the town or relax on your own.
Nov. 17 – Palermo - After breakfast at the hotel, join your tour leader for a guided tour of Palermo, featuring Teatro Massimo, Quattro Canti, a splendid example of Spanish Baroque architecture and the Cathedral, housing the shrine of Santa Rosalia. In the outskirts of the town, admire the imposing Cathedral of Monreale. Late this afternoon, enjoy a cocktail and a site-inspection at the Hotel plaza Opera, followed by Farewell dinner in a local restaurant.
Nov. 18 – Palermo/Rome - After breakfast at the hotel, you will be escorted by your tour leader to Palermo Airport to board your flight to Rome. Upon arrival in Rome, you will check-in at NH Collection Roma Centro. The rest of the day is at leisure or enjoy an optional tour of Ancient Rome, featuring the Coliseum or a tour of the Vatican sites: St. Peter’s Basilica and Vatican Museums with Sistine Chapel. Free time for dinner on your own this evening.
Nov. 19 – Rome - After breakfast at the hotel, join a guided walking tour of the monuments of Rome combined with a food tour of the typical Roman delicatessens with free time for lunch on your own and last-minute shopping. For those interested, you can join an optional tour of Ancient Rome or of the Vatican masterpieces. Tonight, enjoy your final site-inspection followed by a farewell dinner at the marvelous Hotel Martis Palace in the Piazza Navona area.
Nov. 20 – Rome/U.S. - After a leisurely breakfast at the hotel, you will be accompanied by your tour leader to the Rome airport for your flight back home.
Meals Included: Breakfast = 6 / Lunch = 1 / Dinner = 3
Please submit this registration form on or before October 21, 2019
If you have questions, please contact Bella Vista Tours at 617-723-0802 or email Darya@BellaVistaTours.com
Space is limited! You will be notified of availability within 5 business days of receipt of registration. Once confirmed, a copy of your passport & payment is due immediately, by check, made out to BellaVista Tours and mail to 7 Marshall Street, Boston, MA 02108. If paying by credit card, an administration fee will be applied based on total amount charged.