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Join us in exploring the hidden treasures of southern Italy and Sicily. Enjoy breathtaking scenery, historic cities, centuries-old hilltop villages and wonderful cuisine. Your tour opens in Palermo, the capital of Sicily. A cultural tour of Palermo features the lovely squares of Quattro Canti, Piazza Pretoria and Piazza Bellini. From there, travel to beautiful Taormina, known for its charming atmosphere, significant monuments and flowering gardens. Next, Journey to vibrant Catania and discover the impressive Mt. Etna Volcano National Park. In Messina, you will take a short ferry ride to Villa San Giovanni on Italy’s mainland.

714860-group r3_Page_06Travel through the beautiful and unspoiled region of Calabria and into the Basilicata region. Explore the “Sassi di Matera,” an ancient town known for its cave dwellings, both modern and ancient. Visit Campania and the Bay of Naples, one of the most breathtaking areas of Italy. Exploring the amazing Amalfi Coast, and drive along the Bay of Naples and experience the excavated ruins of Pompeii at the foothills of Mount Vesuvius. Download a flyer.

FREE Information Session
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 | 6 p.m.
Capital Region Chamber Albany Office
5 Computer Drive South,  Colonie, NY 12205714860-group r3_Page_07
RSVP to Sharon Cutler at 518.431.1436.

Complete Itinerary & Details

For more information or to register for this trip, please contact Jean Gagnon, Plaza Travel Center, at 518.785.3338 or