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Etna Morning Trip

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Etna Morning Trip

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Located on the island of Sicily, Mt Etna is the tallest active volcano in Europe. Explore its different aspects on this active tour from Catania that includes hiking up the volcano along a trail to the inner crater. See lava flows, learn about the geological history of the volcano, admire panoramic views and hike into a lava cave.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.61
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$53.61
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Summit Craters 3300mt:Guide Service+Cable car+jeep(one way)from Rifugio Sapienza

Available from Wednesday

Summit Craters 3300mt:Guide Service+Cable car+jeep(one way)from Rifugio Sapienza

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Most Mt. Etna excursions stop at the Silvestri Craters on the lava-covered slopes, but with this exclusive tour you can reach the top of Europe’s highest active volcano with a volcanologist guide. Take a cable car and off-road vehicle to Torre del Filosofo and then continue on foot about a mile (2 kilometers) to the summit craters. Learn about the volcano’s history from your guide and enjoy sweeping views over the coastline.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$153.67
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$153.67
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Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania

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Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania

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Taste your way through the bustling markets and piazzas of Catania on a mouth-watering, half-day culinary tour. Visit fish markets, bakeries, bars and stalls to sample the best Sicilian street food with a local guide. Try regional specialties like ‘arancini’ (stuffed fried rice balls), fizzy drinks, ‘cipollata’ (bacon-wrapped onions), ‘zibibbio’ wine and decadent cannoli. Learn what makes Sicilian cuisine unique from the rest of Italy while discovering some of Catania’s cultural treasures.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.99
Price varies by group size
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$55.99
Price varies by group size
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Palermo No Mafia walking tour: discover the Anti-mafia culture in Sicily

Available from Thursday

Palermo No Mafia walking tour: discover the Anti-mafia culture in Sicily

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Explore Palermo’s key sights on foot on this walking tour of the Sicilian capital. Meet your guide in a convenient location in central Palermo, and set off. Visit popular landmarks ranging from the Palermo Cathedral and Palazzo Pretorio to the Massimo Theater. Learn about the city’s long entanglement with the mafia, and meet the shopkeepers and other individuals who have pioneered a local anti-mafia movement.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$38.19
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$38.19

Etna Sunset Jeep Tour

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Etna Sunset Jeep Tour

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Mount Etna is one of the most striking natural features in Sicily, and with this tour you can experience both its beauty and geology. Set off from Catania, stopping at an organic farm on the mountain slopes to sample honey, wine, olive oil, and other specialties. Afterwards, continue up to the Valle del Bove; explore the volcanic craters and a lava cave before ending at a scenic overlook to enjoy the sunset.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$64.33
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$64.33
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Tour of Mt Etna Off-Road with Quad Bike

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Tour of Mt Etna Off-Road with Quad Bike

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Enjoy the thrill of the great outdoors with a quad bike tour on Mt Etna or in the Alcantara Valley in Sicily. Soak in the views of the enormous volcano as you ride around its base. Steer the quad bike yourself or ride along with a passenger.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$120.74
Price varies by group size
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$120.74
Price varies by group size
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Walking Tour Palermo

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Walking Tour Palermo

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My group walking tour is a mix of history, art, monuments and food tasting. In the first part of the Walking Tour we will visit the old town with its monuments and churches, and in the second part we will explore the big food market where we will taste the famous street food of Palermo (as arancini, fresh juice, cannoli, etc). This group tour is in english and italian. Il mio tour di gruppo e' un mix di storia, arte, monumenti e assaggio di cibo di strada tipico. Nella prima parte del tour visiteremo il centro storico con I suoi monumenti e chiese e nella seconda parte del tour visiteremo il grande mercato all'aperto dove si potranno assaggiare I prodotti tipici dello street food palermitano come l'arancina, le spremute fresche, il cannolo, ecc. Questo tour di gruppo e' in inglese ed in italiano.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.69
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$41.69
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Godfather donkeys tour and a medieval village of Savoca between art and culture

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Godfather donkeys tour and a medieval village of Savoca between art and culture

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Experience the beauty of eastern Sicily on a donkey ride through the medieval village of Savoca. Traverse pine forests atop your donkey and visit churches, catacombs, the set of ‘The Godfather’ film, and ancient ruins. Along the way, sample local treats like granita, pistachios, olive oil, and almond wine to get a taste of Sicily’s gourmet products.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.88
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$90.88

ETNA EXCURSION CENTRAL CRATER (3.345 m s.l.m.)

Available from Wednesday

ETNA EXCURSION CENTRAL CRATER (3.345 m s.l.m.)

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The excursion to the central crater (3.345 m of altitude), takes place mainly on the south side of the volcano and will allow you to visit, in a unique and incomparable scenario, the active craters of Etna, therefore defined as the highest active volcano in Europe!
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.76
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$42.76
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Markets and Monuments: Walking Tour in the Center of Palermo

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Markets and Monuments: Walking Tour in the Center of Palermo

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Explore the historic center of Palermo on a 3-hour walking tour led by a knowledgeable guide. Learn about the city’s history as you see landmarks including Teatro Massimo, the Palermo Cathedral and the Royal Palace of Palermo (Palazzo dei Normanni)— part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stop by the Chiesa del Gesù (Casa Professa), an elaborate 16th-century church, and view the Palazzo Pretorio (Palace of the Eagles). Stroll around the Piazza Pretoria and Piazza Bellini, and browse tempting treats in renowned food markets that offer Sicilian cuisine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.69
Price varies by group size
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$41.69
Price varies by group size
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Etna Excursion 2000 Morning Jeep Tour. Experience an adventure!

Available from Oct 27

Etna Excursion 2000 Morning Jeep Tour. Experience an adventure!

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The Etna 2000 Morning jeep tour is designed to give everyone the chance to discover the most important places of Etna and to have a complete picture of its history, evolution and activity. We will begin the excursion from the lava flows that in past centuries destroyed the Etna villages and we will arrive at about 2000m above sea level at the ski and tourist resort of Mount Etna. Along the way, equipped with helmets and torches, we will visit a wonderful volcanic cave (lava tube), the famous Valle del Bove from a lookout and always accompanied by our passionate guides we will make a pleasant trek around the side craters, like the Silvestri Craters . In fact, there are over 300 extinct lateral craters on Mount Etna. The excursion is carried out on board our 4X4 jeeps with which we reach the various points of interest and throughout the journey our guides will provide you with all the information on Etna and in the end you will love it as we do
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.58
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$84.58
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Catania Segway Tour

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Catania Segway Tour

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Glide through the historic streets of Catania on a 3-hour Segway tour. Follow a local guide through the UNESCO-listed city center, passing the Fountain of the Elephant, the bustling street of Via Etnea and the park of Villa Bellini. Pause to admire the 13th-century Castle Ursino and learn more about the city’s medieval history. Your tour will conclude back at your original departure point.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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Catania Sailing Tour

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Catania Sailing Tour

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Spend your afternoon sailing—and swimming—along the Coast of the Cyclops. The 10-passenger yacht offers a small-group experience, allowing for anyone to learn the basics of sailing. Help to steer the boat if you’d like, and dive in at Ulysses’ Grotto. Toast your Catania sailing trip with a glass of provided Prosecco and a Sicilian aperitif. Bonus: booking this tour supports a non-profit mission to promote sustainable life at sea.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$82.19
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$82.19

Boat trip to Cefalú

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Boat trip to Cefalú

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An enchanting and exclusive experience (max 12 people) that will lead us to admire the spectacular scenery of Cefalù and its depths. Departure from the port of Cefalù and immediately the splendid vision of the seaside village and the cathedral that stands on one of the most beautiful places in Italy, consisting of the fortress of the cathedral and the old port. After about 30 minutes of relaxing navigation you can bathe in the crystal clear water of the coves and with the equipment we provide (€ 20 deposit for equipment) snorkelling activities. On the boat you will find fresh drinks and during the last stop before the return passengers will be offered an aperitif. Schedules and schedules may be changed and / or canceled with 24 hours notice in case of unfavorable weather conditions.
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  • 3 hours
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$36.65
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$36.65

Messina City and Coast Tour

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Messina City and Coast Tour

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Discover northeast Sicily on a 6-hour tour of Messina and the Ionian coast. Hear informative commentary about the region from your guide and take in attractions such as Santuario della Madonna di Montalto, the Church of the Annunziata dei Catalani, and the Cape of Peloro.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$67.21
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$67.21
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3 Hours Catania Morning Sailing Vibes

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3 Hours Catania Morning Sailing Vibes

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Get out on the ocean around Catania and Etna during this half-day sailing cruise. Traveling by boat allows you to access parts of the region that can't be reached by land, and you'll get photo-worthy coastal views of the Coast of the Cyclops and the Ulisses Grotto. Your captain and crew will provide insightful narrative and allow you to help sail the boat. Relax, enjoy the views, and dig in to lunch accompanied by an apertif or wine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.28
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$70.28

Private Palermo street food tour with Chef Fulvio

Available from Wednesday

Private Palermo street food tour with Chef Fulvio

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Get off the beaten path and discover the hidden hotspots favored by locals on this in-depth food and drink crawl through Palermo. Hit the cobbled, attraction-packed streets of the old town, passing by top monuments as you sample traditional Sicilian delicacies paired with wine or beer. Top it off with a cannolo or gelato from one of the city’s most atmospheric cafes.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$70.58
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$70.58
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Half-day Mount Etna, Silvestri Craters, and Cassone Lava Cave Buggy Tour

Available from Thursday

Half-day Mount Etna, Silvestri Craters, and Cassone Lava Cave Buggy Tour

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Mount Etna is Europe’s largest active volcano, but you don’t have to hike the mighty peak to admire the dramatic scenery. Zip around the rugged foothills on a 4-hour buddy tour, venture off-road in an old lava rock quarry, and hop off to explore the Cassone lava cave and the Silvestri Craters.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$187.62
Price varies by group size
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$187.62
Price varies by group size
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Messina Segway Tour

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Messina Segway Tour

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Explore Messina’s top attractions on a 3-hour Segway tour. Led by a local guide, glide along the city's boulevards, passing the Messina Duomo, the Church of Santissima Annunziata dei Catalani and more. As you travel through each vibrant city square, learn how the area changed in the aftermath of the 1908 earthquake. After three hours of history, culture and sightseeing, your tour will conclude at its original departure point.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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Taormina Segway Tour

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Taormina Segway Tour

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Glide past Taormina’s top sites on this 3-hour Segway tour. Led by an expert guide, explore the Borgo Medievale, Taormina’s oldest district. See the bustling Piazza del Duomo, city hall and the San Domenico Palace Hotel, once an ancient monastery. Check out views of Mt Etna from Villa Comunale before heading to the ancient Greek amphitheater of Teatro Greco. Learn about the gladiatorial games held in the impressive spot before concluding your tour at your original departure point.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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Syracuse Segway Tour

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Syracuse Segway Tour

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Explore the historic city of Syracuse on this 3-hour Segway tour. Led by an expert guide, coast toward the island neighborhood of Ortygia, passing the Fountain of Aretusa, the ruins of ancient Greek city walls and the 17th-century Archbishop’s Palace, learning the history behind each architectural gem as you go. Pass other top attractions, including Our Lady of Tears Sanctuary and the Catacombs of San Giovanni, before returning to your original departure point.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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Siracusa Cooking Class

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Siracusa Cooking Class

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Syracuse is not just an oasis of culture and art. To live a truly unique and authentic experience, SiciLife has organized an unforgettable Cooking Class for you. The doors of a local chef's kitchen will open to welcome you: here, with your help, he will prepare some of the typical dishes of the Sicilian tradition. However, the Cooking Class will start even earlier with a visit to the Ancient Market of the island of Ortigia where, in the company of our local cook, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the thousand smells and the various colors of the stalls and the shouts of the merchants that customers are fighting for. If you want - with a little extra - you can choose to host the chef directly in the kitchen of your accommodation in order to take advantage of this exciting experience in peace. An engaging experience that will leave in each of our guests an indelible memory of the flavors of a land that never ceases to surprise: this is the Siracusa Cooking Class.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$119.12
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$119.12

The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina

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The Godfather and Taormina Tour from Messina

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Taking a day trip to Taormina and Savoca is a cinch on this guided tour from Messina. Skip the hassle of public transit and head out from the city in a private vehicle, stopping to visit attractions such as filming locations from 'The Godfather' and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Isola Bella.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.30
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$84.30
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Palermo Segway Tour

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Palermo Segway Tour

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Forget your feet and abandon the automobile, the best way to see Palermo is via Segway. Smoothly cruise around town upright and on two wheels with your expert guide going from legendary landmark to spectacular site, and stopping at each spot to learn about its history. Head through the bustling Capo Market where some of the best street food in Sicily is sold, pass by the Gallery of Modern Art and discover the rich architectural heritage of a town that has been strongly influenced through the centuries by everyone from the Arabs to the Vikings.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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$117.93
Price varies by group size
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