Classic Larapinta Trek

Excellent food prep and cooking experience, I am Gluten free with also other dietary requirements, so I felt more than looked after. AAA+++

Kate Doyle | Victoria, 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. Throughout the ages Syracuse has been under Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Norman, Swabian, Angevin and Spanish rule. It is now home to a charming mixture of people and outstanding monuments, some of which are still in use, such as the Greek Theatre. 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 Vittoria, transfer to Modica (45km)
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
Activities:  Cycling
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Next Trip:  Weekly on Saturday from 29 Mar to 14 Jun & from 30 Aug to 18 Oct
price: £750.00 GBP

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Options & Supplements*
Single Supplement £ 190
Discount for 3rd person in triple room £ -56
Discount for starting trip on day 2 - Sunday £ -21

*Prices listed are per person

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