Alfred's The Figghiu Beddu Trip to Sicily!
Alfred M. Zappala’s “The Figghiu Beddu Trip” to Sicily! October 8 to 18th!
Join Alfred and meet Roberto and many of the characters that he writes about in his books for the time of your life! This trip you do not want to miss! Size limited to 25 to 30 guests! A portion of fee will be donated to the Sicilian Project! Alfred will include this trip in next year’s book too!
Price for the air and land - $3199 Per Person Double Occupancy
$300 charge extra for single occupancy
Preliminary Schedule - (Please note attractions and Hotel may change based on availability. In all cases, if a substitution is necessary, an equivalent hotel/attraction will be substituted).
Please note that the dates are set for your planning purposes.
October 8th- Departure from Boston Logan Airport
October 9th - Arrival at Fonterossa Airport, transfer by comfortable tour bus to the beautiful and comfortable Hellenia Yachting Hotel - Click image for photo gallery in Giardini Naxos. Welcome Dinner at Sikelia Café with your hosts Alfred M. Zappala and Roberto Schiliro.
October 10th - Afternoon excursion to Mount Etna to see Europe’s most active Volcano.
October 11th - Excursion to Motta Camastra, the Alcantara and Castiglione di Sicilia
October 12th - Excursion to Siracusa and then to Noto…two of the most beautiful and historic Baroque cities in Sicily. Truly inspirational!
October 13th - Excursion to Taormina, the Pearl of Europe! Afternoon free to enjoy the hotel and surroundings.
October 14th - Free Day! However, an optional cooking class and wine tasting and Italian Lesson can be arranged for you at Sikelia Café (additional charges apply)
October 15th - Free Day! Enjoy the beaches, pool and sights of fabled Naxos!
October 16th - Excursion to Savoca and Force de Agro
October 17th - Free Day... we can arrange an additional side trip (extra charge) if you desire or simply enjoy the ambiance of the hotel, beaches, and shops and cafes of magical Naxos. Evening: Farewell dinner at Sikelia Café
October 18th - Departure from Catania Fonterossa Airport, arrival in Boston
Prices based on double occupancy. Single occupancy rate slightly higher. Price includes air, transfers, hotel, and excursions Breakfast and dinner included. We also have also several “extra charge” excursions if you desire. Please ask.
Non-refundable $300 deposit required. Full payment 60 days prior to departure
Trip Insurance available for extra charge (highly recommended)
A portion of the fee for the trip will be donated to Sicilian Project!
Group size is limited to 25 to 30 guests. Current US passport required.
We offer “land only” for you too! This way, you can use your miles and meet us at Catania’s Fonterossa Airport!
You may make a $300 deposit below, contact Alfred 978 204 6574 or Jo Toscano of Rite Way Travel 978-682-3245.