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Sicily: From the Centre to the Sea trip

Sicily: From the Centre to the Sea

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  • 8-day itinerary: 7 nights hotel accommodation (including breakfast); 4 evening meals
  • Support of an ATG Route Manager who will meet you at the start of your holiday for a briefing, move your luggage along the route, book restaurants for you, help you with any travel arrangements and be contactable at any time during your holiday.
  • Route booklet with detailed maps and easy-to-follow instructions, GPS coordinates, town maps, historical and background notes and comprehensive general information
  • Pre-trip information including travel advice, practical information relating to your trip and what-to-bring checklists

 

What’s NOT included?

  • Lunches: the route books provide information as to where you can purchase picnic supplies and/or bars and restaurants on the route.
  • Evening meals: for evenings when a meal at your hotel is not included, the route book has restaurant suggestions to suit a variety of budgets, and the Route Manager will be pleased to book restaurants on your behalf.
  • Transport to/from the start/end of the route.
  • Entrance fees to �museums, churches etc.
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The recommended airports for this route are Catania and Palermo with one option being to fly into Catania, which is nearer to your first hotel and depart from Palermo, which is closer to your last hotel. However, this would be subject to flight availability as there are more flights via Catania. From both airports there are bus connections to Enna. From Palermo the current journey time is approximately 3 hours, €16; from Catania 1.5 hours, €8. There is also a train service between Palermo and Enna (Journey time 1hr 40 mins, approx €9). Once you arrive in Enna you can either take a local bus or a taxi to the hotel. Taxis to the first hotel: From Palermo Airport ~€150 (journey time around 2.5 hours) ; from Catania Airport ~€90 (journey time around 1 hour). Prices may be significantly higher on Sundays and public holidays. Taxis can be booked via the ATG office. For more detailed information on reaching the route, see Frequently Asked Questions.

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We calculate your fitness level on a scale from 1-5

Each of our trips is graded according to terrain and length of walking/cycling routes. Your fitness level will give an indication of which grade of walk might suit you.

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Each of our trips is graded according to terrain and length of walking/cycling routes, providing an indication of which grade of trip might suit you.

Fitness Legend

Grade 1

Gentle terrain, walking/cycling along good paths, tracks and quiet lanes, with a few short, usually gentle, ascents and/or descents.

Grade 2

Walking/cycling along well-established paths and tracks. Occasional loose (gravel) surfaces, and open meadows. Ascents and/or descents up to 1 hour.

Grade 3

Walking/cycling along a variety of paths, some stony in places, with ascents and/or descents of 1-2 hours.

Grade 4

Walking/cycling along a variety of paths and surfaces, occasionally challenging, with ascents and/or descents of 2-3 hours.

Grade 5

Challenging walking/cycling with a variety of terrain, some long days, and/or long ascents and/or descents.

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