Sicilia - Golf, sea, history

Catania, Siracusa, Agrigento, Selinunte, Palermo

Day I - Catania

Arrive, check in to your hotel. Afternoon: climb Mount Etna (an active Volcano) from which it is possible to admire a unique scenery. Dinner in hotel.

Day II - Catania

Morning: breakfast. Visit of the city in particular the Duomo, Piazza dell’Elefantino (symbol of the city), Ursino castle with the Civic Museum, terminating with a stroll along Via Etnea. Afternoon free, after which transfer to Siracusa. Dinner in hotel.

Day III - Siracusa

Morning: after breakfast game of golf on a fantastic golf course. Afternoon: visit of the City that in 2005 was declared Unesco World Heritage site together with the rock necropolis of Pantalica. One can admire the Duomo, built in the place a Temple dedicated to Athena once was, the Greek theatre, the largest of Magna Graecia (Great Greece) and of Greece, the Roman Theatre, the Orecchio di Dionisio and the Baroque period buildings. Dinner in hotel.

Day IV - Agrigento

Morning:After breakfast transfer to a hotel near Sciacca. Afternoon: visit Agrigento (ancient Akragas, then Agrigentum) where it is possible to visit the famous valley of the temples, this archaeological park of 1.300 hectares was declared Unesco world heritage site in 1997. Some of the wonderful sights to see are Temple of Concordia, Temple of Heracles, Temple of Juno Lacinia, Temple of Castor and Pollux, the monumental statue of Talamone in the Temple of Zeus and much more. Dinner in hotel.

Day V - Agrigento

Morning: after breakfast game of golf on a fantastic golf course. Afternoon: free to enjoy the sea.

Day VI - Selinute

Morning: after breakfast visit the ancient city of Selinunte, destroyed by the Carthaginians in 250 BC., the archaeological area extends 40 hectares, where one can admire the ruins of many buildings and temples (temple of Hera, Temple of Poseidone, Temple of Dioscuri just to mention a few). Afternoon: free to enjoy the sea. Dinner in hotel.

Day VII - Palermo

Morning: after breakfast depart to Palermo. Check in to your hotel. Afternoon: visit of the city; not to be missed is the Cathedral, the Zisa and the many churches of the city. Dinner in hotel.