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Christmas In Sicily

Europe
  • Duration: 6 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TTRAXITSIC

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Air

​Spend Christmas in Palermo, the vibrant capital of Sicily and delve into the island's fascinating culture and history.

​Spend Christmas in Palermo, the vibrant capital of Sicily and delve into the island's fascinating culture and history.

PRICE FROM ? £1099 per person
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What's Included

  • ​Return flights from Heathrow with British Airways
  • 5 nights half board in a 4-star hotel
  • 11 meals: 5 breakfasts, Christmas Day lunch, 5 dinners
  • Travelsphere Tour Manager & Local Guide
  • Overseas transfers and other transportation
  • Porterage​
  • Audio Guide
  • ​Sicily's capital Palermo and Monreale Cathedral
  • The medieval walled town of Erice
  • The pretty fishing port of Cefalù 



 

Not Included

Itinerary

  • DAY 1 UK to Palermo
  • ​Today you'll fly to Palermo, the Sicilian capital. On arrival we will transfer you to your hotel and you'll have time to settle in before dinner this evening. 
  • DAY 2 CHRISTMAS EVE Palermo & Monreale
  • ​A full day of discovery begins with a sightseeing tour of Palermo. As you explore your Local Guide will talk you through the city's wealth of architecture, ranging in style from Arabic to Art Nouveau. We'll see the magnificent cathedral and step inside the Cappella Palatine chapel to see the stunning gold mosaics inlaid with precious stones.Our next stop today is the beautiful Monreale Cathedral, perched on a hilltop overlooking Palermo. Head inside to admire the Romanesque cloisters and glittering Byzantine mosaics.
  • DAY 3 CHRISTMAS DAY Palermo
  • ​It's Christmas Day, so why not take a leisurely stroll around Palermo this morning. You might want to enjoy a coffee or an aperitif before lunch is served at the hotel, and afterwards why not continue the festivities with a drink or two in the bar.
  • DAY 4 BOXING DAY Erice
  • ​After a leisurely breakfast, we're going to visit the medieval hilltown of Erice, which overlooks the port of Trapani. Its steep lanes are surrounded by defensive walls and topped by a magnificent castle. Be sure to remember your camera, the views are simply sublime.
  • DAY 5 Cefalù
  • ​Today you'll head to Cefalù to discover its winding medieval streets and impressive Norman cathedral which, with two distinctive towers, is one of Sicily's finest. There's also a long sandy beach here, a lovely place for a relaxing stroll. 
  • DAY 6 Palermo to UK
  • ​Today we'll transfer you to the airport for your flight back to the UK.
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Accommodation

    • Hotel Federico II Central Palace
    • 4**** Hotel Federico II - Central Palace Fusion of classic and innovative design style, Hotel Federico II is located near the city''s most important streets of culture, tourism and shopping. Rooms are equipped with air conditioning, free wireless connection, mini-bar, safe-deposit box, hair dryer, TV.
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Optional Excursions

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Further Information

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