Early afternoon arrival in Rome. Upon arrival we travel to San Giovanni Rotondo. Time for rest, dinner and overnight.
Monte de San Angelo
We start our day with Mass at the Church where Padre Pio said Mass most of his days, and then we visit His tomb and the museum. Afternoon we depart for Monte de San Angelo, the oldest shrine in Europe dedicated to the archangel Michael. Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight.
Matera - Sorrento
After morning Mass we travel to Sorrento. En route we visit Matera. Continue to spectacular Sorrento on the Gulf of Naples. Mass, dinner and overnight.
Sorrento - Capri
After breakfast, Mass. We explore beautiful Sorrento. Free time to relax, shop. Later return to our hotel for dinner and overnight. Optional excursion to Capri.
After breakfast we depart to Taormina in Sicily. We pass through wonderful landscapes of Campania and Calabria and take a ferry from Villa san Giovanni to Messina in Sicily. Upon arrival in Taormina Mass, dinner and overnight.
Taormina - Mt Etna
Today we explore Taormina founded 400 BC and beautifully located overlooking the sea. We see the Greek theatre and the sub-tropical terraced gardens before strolling along the elegant Corso Umberto to the Piazza for splendid views across the bay to the Ionian Sea. Afternoon we visit observation point for Mt. Etna. Upon return Mass, dinner and overnight in Taormina.
This morning we leave for Agrigento. Upon arrival we tour its Valley of the Temples designated as UNESCO World Heritage site. We visit well-preserved Greek temples and the ruins of the ancient city of Akragas. Continue to Palermo for dinner and overnight.
Morning tour of Palermo, Monreale Piazza Bellini, the 12th century Norman Cathedral, Piazza Pretoria and Palermo famous markets. Dinner, overnight on ferry to Naples.
Morning arrive in Naples, third largest city in Italy. We visit the Cathedral, Piazaaz Bellini, Ovo Castle, imposing fortress, some free time for shopping, dinner and overnight.
Return to Canada
After breakfast we leave for the airport for a flight to Toronto.
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