Join us in May 2022 for an unforgettable holiday to beautiful Sicily. You, Me & Sicily offers first time travelers, experienced travelers, and our returning guests a life-changing adventure that will ignite your love for Sicily and enhance your knowledge of history, art, culinary, and culture.
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DAY 1 - May 11: Depart from your home USA or Canada Airport. You will arrive the next day. Note: if you want to arrive a few days early for PRIVATE touring or just to extend your trip, we can easily make all your accommodations
DAY 2 - May 12: Arrival and welcome to CATANIA International Airport and greeted by Eszter and Alfred to begin your Spring Fling in Sicily adventure. Private Transfer to Sicilia Residence . Eszter will “show you around” the immediate area. You’ll visit the green-grocer, the market, pharmacy, and two cafe’s located within a stone’s throw away. Later in the evening, we’ll enjoy a Special Sicilian Welcome Dinner at an award-winning Pizzeria and restaurant “Reitana”.
DAY 3 - May 13: After breakfast we’ll tour CATANIA, the city of Black and White. We’ll have a guided tour of the Piazza Duomo, the famous fish market, and walk the famed Via Etnea and get filled with the sights and sounds of city life. We’ll have an early dinner at one of our favorite fish restaurants “Antica Sicila”.
DAY 4 - May 14: Breakfast at the Residence. Free morning to spend a few hours at the pool or lounging around! Then we depart to ETNA! We will visit Refuge Sapienza where you can this most special volcano in all her splendor. Afterward, we travel in the small mountain town of Viagrande for a spectacular wine tasting event at our favorite winery. Then dinner at “Piccolo Mondo”, one of favorite mountain restaurants and our friend Carmelo’s.
DAY 5 - May 15: After breakfast at the Residence, we are off to NOTO and the famous Flower Festival known as The Infiorata - it will make your jaw drop! Set against the backdrop of perhaps one of the finest Baroque cities in Sicily, you will have time to stroll around and take in the sights and sounds. Dinner that evening at “Café Del Mar” in ACITREZZA!
DAY 6 - May 16: Rest in the morning! Breakfast at the Residence. In late morning, we will venture off to see two of the most important cities in ancient Greater Greece, SIRACUSA and ORTYGIA. Once the most powerful city state in antiquity, today you will walk the quaint streets, see the Duomo, visit another market, and experience life as it was two millennia ago. In the evening, we will have an authentic Sicilian dinner.
DAY 8 - May 18: After breakfast, we will visit ACITREZZA, ACI CASTELLO, two fabled towns! You will see the famed “Rocks of the Cyclopes” and the Norman Castle, and be amazed at the quaintness and beauty they both hold. And then we are off to TRECASTAGNI for a private guided tour of the most exclusive Sicilian villa that contains the finest collection of in Sicily. Set in a magnificent villa on the slope of Etna, we will enjoy a barbecue and catered dinner on villa property. Believe us, this will be one of your favorites.
DAY 9 - May 19: After breakfast at the Residence, you can lounge at the pool or organize your photos, then we will go to Acireale for a morning stroll through another Baroque gem. In the afternoon we will go to Alfred and Ester’s house for a cooking demonstration with our friend Stefania, and you will learn to make arancini, and caponata! You will help her make both entries, and we will have a great lunch afterward (along with a little vino and salad and dolce!). Above all, this day will give you a true “feel” for Sicilian life!
DAY 10 - May 20: Depart start planning next visit to Sicily
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NOTE: If on any of the days listed above you would like to take another excursion to another destination we can assist you with a private driver at your expense.
To ensure your spot, book your reservation with Alfred and Eszter TODAY!
$3,599.00 Land Cost OnlyPer person based on double occupancy
$300.00 single supplement
Per person based on double occupancy. $300.00 single supplement.
A non-refundable deposit of $500 per person is due upon reservation, with FINAL PAYMENT due by April 1, 2022
*CREDIT CARD PAYMENT VIA PAYPAL*:
*Or by check to Eszter Vajda, 22 Railroad Street, #305, Andover, MA 01810
* Pay with Pay Pal or wire transfer money into her Bank of America account. Bank processing fees may apply.
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 PER PERSON. Even with the best intentions, things can happen and for this reason we strongly recommend the purchase of insurance.
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, whichever 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
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that provide hotel accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, meals, activities,
or other services connected with this tour.
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accident, delay, or any other incident which may be caused by the
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the country in which they are provided, on this case, Italy
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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.
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