Friday 19 April

Meet at the airport at 10:30 am for Air Malta flight to Palermo departing at 12:20 pm. Transfer by coach to the attractive seaside town of Castellammare del Golfo. The historic little fishing port has a very picturesque location, below steep mountain slopes, with a handsome curved harbour at the foot of a small headland topped with a castle. We then proceed to our 4* hotel in Selinunte – Grand Hotel Selinunte. Buffet dinner.

Saturday 20 April

Full day excursion to Marsala. This town is rich in history and charm and along with a bourgeois city center, it has beautiful beaches. Famous throughout the world for its excellent wine that bears its name, Marsala went down in history for being the city where Garibaldi landed in Sicily for the liberation of southern Italy from the Bourbon domination. We shall visit the much acclaimed Donnafugata winery. This winery is home to a dynamic production facility aimed at excellence. Here we will have the opportunity to savour 4 representative wines from the Donnafugata Collection (extra). Lunch (extra) followed by a visit to the famous Salt Pans of Mozia where we shall embark on a boat trip (extra) on the Laguna sailing close to the four islands. Dinner (buffet) back at the hotel.

Sunday 21 April

Full day excursion to Erice and Trapani. The first stop will be made in Erice, a mesmerising walled medieval town whose mountain charm is enhanced by the unpredictable weather that can go from a sunny afternoon to a foggy evening in the space of a few minutes. The town has sweeping views of the sea and the valley below, and is home to Sicily’s most famous pastry shop, Maria Grammatico, a must visit. There will be time for souvenir shopping. We will then proceed to Trapani, the city of salt and windmills with an elegant and interesting historic city centre. Dinner (buffet) at the hotel.

Monday 22 April

Departure from hotel after breakfast to the Archaeological Park of Selinunte (entrance extra), the largest archaeological area in Europe. We then proceed to Palermo for lunch (extra) and some free time for sightseeing. Our flight back to Malta leaves from Palermo at 11:40 pm.

PRICE – per person

  • Adults
  • Single
  • Children (under 4-13 yrs)
  • Children (under 2-3yrs)
  • Infants (under 2yrs)
  • €459
  • €469
  • €529
  • €349
  • €75

This tour is subject to our general conditions. Please read them carefully before booking.

Package price includes

  • Air Malta flights – Malta/Palermo/Malta
  • Air taxes, fuel surcharge and service charge
  • 3 nights’ accommodation in a 4* hotel in Selinunte on half board basis, including house wine and water
  • All excursions indicated in the program
  • Tour Leader services
  • Insolvency Fund

Extras

  • Insurance
  • City tax – €2.50 per person per night (to be paid directly at the hotel)
  • Donnafugata winery – €18 per person
  • Boat Ride, Mozia Saltpans – €10 Adults, €8 Children
  • Selinunte Archaeological Park – €6 per person

This tour is subject to our general conditions.  Please read them carefully before booking.