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DISCOVER Pictured above: Mount Etna dominates Taormina in Sicily; See the remains of a Roman amphitheatre in the heart of Lecce; See the conical `trulli' houses in Alberobello; The small city of Ostuni; Visit the Aeolian Islands on an optional excursion Day 8: Altomonte. Enjoy an orientation tour of Altomonte to explore its historical treasures. B, D Day 9: Acireale, Sicily. Your journey this morning takes you south to board the ferry across the straits of Messina, a sea crossing of about 25 minutes. On arrival in Sicily, enjoy a scenic drive to Acireale, a town overlooking the sea on the slopes of Mount Etna, where you'll stay at the locally rated 4-star Grand Hotel Maugeri (4Q) in the town centre, facing a small garden. The old town, with its Baroque churches, is a short walk away. B, D Day 10: Acireale, Sicily. An optional excursion takes you to one of Sicily's oldest tourist destinations, picturesque Taormina with its ancient Greek theatre and dramatic backdrop. You then continue to Mount Etna. B, D Day 11: Acireale, Sicily. Perhaps join a full-day optional boat trip to the beautiful Aeolian Islands. Visit Vulcano with its black volcanic sands and Lipari, off Sicily's northern coast (weather permitting). B, D Day 12: Acireale, Sicily. On your last day in Sicily you can either relax in the sun or join a final optional trip to Syracuse, a city founded nearly 3,000 years ago. B, D Day 13: Catania-UK. Travel to the airport for your return flight and your included UK door-to-door travel service. B Exclusively for solo travellers 12 nights from 1849 departing October 9 (1869), 2018, April 16 (1849), June 25 (1899) and October 8 (1869), 2019. Follow the same itinerary and enjoy the company of other solo travellers. Holiday code: AF592. Calabrian cuisine You can enjoy a real taste of Calabria during your stay at the Hotel Barbieri, which has its own cantina a traditional bar and restaurant in the old town of Altomonte. You can also sample regional dishes from across Italy as the cantina is part of `Buon Ricordo', an organisation that unites the country's traditional eateries. For a well-rounded experience, be sure to sample some Calabrian red wine! Italian Splendours and Sicilian Adventure 23 nights from 2658. Combine this tour with Southern Italian and Sicilian Adventure. SAVE up to 300 on the combined individual prices when you book Italian Splendours and Southern Italian and Sicilian Adventure. Holiday code: IT800. To find out more visit saga.co.uk/italysplendour Prices from: Aug 21, 2018 Sep 4 Sep 11 Sep 18 Sep 25 Oct 2 Apr 9, 2019 May 1# May 7 May 14 12 nights Limited Availability Limited Availability Limited Availability Limited Availability 1629 1499 1449 1649 1529 1549 Prices from: May 28 Jun 4 Jun 11 Jun 19# Sep 3 Sep 10 Sep 17 Sep 24 Oct 1 12 nights 1549 1569 1599 1699 1599 1569 1569 1549 1499 Southern Italian and Sicilian Adventure. Holiday code: CT008. All prices are s per person based on two people sharing with flights from Gatwick to Naples returning from Catania with the scheduled services of British Airways. #Prices based on the scheduled services of Jet2 from Manchester to Naples, returning with the scheduled services of easyJet from Catania to Manchester. Prices are subject to availability and may change. Current prices will be confirmed at the time of booking. Singles sold out Sep 11, 18, 25, 2018. A reduction of 50 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. For single accommodation, to travel from a local airport or to take advantage of our flight upgrade deals (all subject to availability and extra charges may apply) please visit saga.co.uk/holidays or call for further details. See enclosed Essential Information. To book call our trade reservations team FREE on 0800 074 8021 29