Overland Track

Our guides Victor & Matt made the trip – we were novice long distance walkers & inexperienced campers but their patience and understanding was greatly appreciated and has encouraged us to look forward to future treks. Thanks so much for making our 29th Wedding Anniversary so memorable.

We have relived our Tassie walk many times over – in fact each time we‘re back in the bush memories flood back from our trip Thanks once again to the staff for a fabulous adventure.

Jenny Hall – Australia – March 2010 | Australia
 
 

Cycle Sicily

A stunning cycle in south-east Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean. Journey by bike through the Val di Noto, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and discover the most fascinating cities of the region. The tour starts in Caltagirone, where you can climb the 142 step ceramic staircase. Visit the small fishing town of Marzamemi, Noto, the most important Baroque city in Sicily, and Syracuse, the ancient Greek capital. Through the ages, Syracuse has been under Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Norman, Swabian, Angevin and Spanish rule. It is now home to a charming mix of people and outstanding monuments, some of which are still in use, such as the Greek Theatre. This is an active week which will see you immersed in the history, culture and unspoilt coastline of Sicily.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive Caltagirone
DAY 2 Transfer to Piazza Armerina, return cycle to Caltagirone (35km)
DAY 3 Cycle to Comiso, transfer to Modica (50km)
DAY 4 Descend alongside the caves of the Iblei mountains en route to Pozzallo (35km)
DAY 5 Cycle through Portopalo di Capo Passero to Marzamemi (55km)
DAY 6 Pass through the natural preserve of Vendicari and continue to Noto (25km)
DAY 7 Cycle to the Ancient Greek capital, Syracuse (35km)
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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Trip Code: UCS
Trip Grading: Moderate
Duration:  8 days
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