Vista, CA — TR Robertson, Travel and Entertainment Writer for The Vista Press and his wife Carolyn will be hosting a tour of Southern Italy and Sicily in 2019, leaving September 28, 2019 and returning October 10, 2019. Those going will miss the large summer crowds of Italy and you will enjoy the mild early Fall temparatures of the Italian coast line. The 13 day tour will also offer an additional 2 day trip to Naples and a possible extension down the Amalfi coast. The Robertson’s have led numerous tours all over the world to incredible sites and locations. Those enjoying Italian food and wine will love this trip.
This trip, sponsored by Go Ahead Tours, is a popular tour destination, with several other trips like this already booked out. The tour includes 11 nights in quality hotels, 11 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners, 3 wine tastings, a cooking class, 6 guided sightseeing tours with an expert tour director & local guides and a deluxe motor coach. The trip will begin in Noto, Sicily, and the Avola wine region before traveling to Catania, Sicily. From there a stop-over in Messina and a ferry ride to Calabria, sightseeing tours of Tropea & Pizzo, a stop-over in Matera, Sannio wine tasting and the Samnuium villages, tours of Benevento & San Marco del Cavo, tour of a Mozzarella farm, the Salerno via Taurasi wine region, the Greek and Roman ruins of Paestum and much more. For those staying on for the Naples extension, a two day tour of Naples will finish off an extensive tour of the eastern side of Southern Italy. There are additional optionals offered as well which include a trip to the Mount Etna wine region, the wine region of Puglia, a tour of the most famous Neapolitan pizzeria in Naples and a trip to the Lost City of Herculaneum.
A more extensive brochure and all information about the cost for the Southern Italy and Sicily Food and Wine Tour is available by going to the personalized tour website at http://www.grouptoursite.com/carolynrobertson . If you would like to speak with the Robertson’s about the tour, call 760-758-3497. This is a popular summer destination so sign-up early. Join in on the fun and have a great experience as the Robertson’s set off again seeing more of the world and invite you to be a part of the adventures.