Explore the world as a traveller, not a tourist, on a trip packed with inclusions. VIP experiences and first-class, insider encounters.

Cosmos is for those that adore the explore without breaking the bank. Hassle-free and flexible, you dream it and we create it.

You're a lone ranger but don't want to be completely alone. We'll help plan your itinerary and set you up with our friends. Less hassles, more amazing, that's Monograms.

Get personal. This is experiential river cruising, your way. From Europe to the Galapagos and Asia, Avalon is relaxed luxury with choices as many, and individual as you.

Brochures
1300 926 083

HIGHLIGHTS OF SICILY & SOUTHERN ITALY

Tour: LM  ROME  PALERMO
Spectacular scenery combined with fascinating architectural remains and archaeological sites—all of this awaits you on this fabulous “off the beaten path” holiday through Southern Italy and Sicily. If you’re interested in ancient history, this tour is certainly for you. Stop in Matera, to enjoy a panoramic view of the sassi houses—prehistoric cave dwellings built into the rock—thought to be some of the first human settlements in Italy. A guided visit of Reggio Calabria’s Bronzi di Riace museum to see the world-famous bronze warrior sculptures will leave a lasting impression. Once in Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean, known for its blue skies and rich heritage, visit the Greek Theater at Taormina, built in the 3rd century BC. Also, visit the amazing Greek structures that have survived for 2,400 years in Agrigento’s Valley of Temples; and the 12th-century Norman cathedral in Monreale, famous for its 50,000 square feet of precious byzantine mosaics. Photos and words cannot adequately capture these sights.

History buffs will also enjoy Pompeii, which was completely buried during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. Imagine what life was like some 2,000 years ago! This preserved town gives you an amazingly detailed look into life at the peak of the Roman Empire. A unique highlight is the guided visit to the Papal Palace and Barberini Gardens in Castel Gandolfo where lunch has been arranged for you. In Naples, enjoy a guided tour and savor a slice of Neapolitan pizza. Other special treats include a taste of the traditional tartufo desert in Pizzo Calabro, and local pastries (pasticciotto) with almond iced coffee in Lecce.

For those desiring amazing scenery, this Italy tour is sure to delight. Visit the Sorrento coast and Capri—both offering breathtaking views of the crystal-clear, blue sea. Spend time gazing at the mesmerizing water, shop at the boutiques, and dine at the fabulous restaurants visited by celebrities.

History, amazing scenery, tasty cuisine, and so much more is waiting for you on this Italy tour. So pack your bag and get ready for the trip of a lifetime!
Leisurely On the go
Country
Italy
Meals
Breakfast:13
Lunch:1
Dinner:7
Transport
Touring by private, air-conditioned motorcoach. Free Wi-Fi (where available)
Accommodation
First-Class or Superior First-Class with private bath or shower. Includes hotel taxes, porterage, tips and service charges
From
(AUD)
$4,469
0
*Price per person, based on double occupancy for 14 November 2021 departure
CAT
Itinerary

You Might Also Like

IMPERIAL SPLENDORS
MUNICH   MUNICH
10 days,4 Countries
Tour: RS
IMPERIAL SPLENDORS
This tour is a magnificent journey through the former Habsburg Empire. It starts and ends in Munich with an orientation of the city. Along the way, overnight in Prague, Budapest, Vienna, and Salzburg....
IMPERIAL SPLENDORS WITH OBERAMMERGAU
MUNICH   MUNICH
12 days,5 Countries
Tour: RSO
IMPERIAL SPLENDORS WITH OBERAMMERGAU
This Central Europe tour is a magnificent journey through the former Habsburg Empire. Your tour starts and ends in Munich. Along the way, you will overnight in some of Central Europe's most exciting...
MUNICH, SALZBURG & VIENNA WITH OBERAMMERGAU
MUNICH   VIENNA
8 days,2 Countries
Tour: RTO
MUNICH, SALZBURG & VIENNA WITH OBERAMMERGAU
With castles, palaces, beautiful scenery, historical sights, and cultural treats, this Munich, Salzburg & Vienna tour is sure to delight all of your senses! You'll overnight in Munich, Salzburg, and...
POLAND, EAST GERMANY & WORLD WAR II
WARSAW   MUNICH
13 days,2 Countries
Tour: RV
POLAND, EAST GERMANY & WORLD WAR II
This tour of Poland and Eastern Germany is the perfect holiday for those who are interested in World War II. Your tour starts in Warsaw and ends in Munich. Along the way, you’ll visit cities,...