ナクソスは戦略上重要なシチリア島北西部への玄関口です。このナクソスの港町から、標高250メートルの壮大なエトナ火山を見渡すタオルミナまでの距離はほんのわずかです。20世紀初頭、D Hローレンスなどの芸術家や作家たちが故国で暮らすことを諦めてタオルミナに移り住むようになりました。この街のツアーの見どころの1つは、ローマ様式を色濃く残すギリシャ劇場です。この劇場の音響効果は現在も多くの演劇で高く評価されています。そして15世紀まで増築が続けられた壮麗なコルヴァーヤ宮殿。帝政時代の小劇場オデオンの周囲には、色彩に富んだ公立公園が広がっています。

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  • Executive Collection Full Day Van

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:4 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Mount Etna

    The sheer magnitude and natural beauty of one of the world's most renowned active volcanoes is yours to discover during this memorable visit to Mount Etna.

    Depart the pier for the brief drive via coach through the small town of Naxos, which was founded by Greek colonizers in the 8th century BC. From here, you will take the autostrada en route to Mount Etna, then ride along the scenic road that winds around the slopes of the mountain.En route, you will pass by the town of Giarre, and the villages of Santa Venerina and Zafferana.

    Mount Etna towers 6,397 feet above sea level, and is Europe's largest active volcano.Its slopes soar up to over 10,813 feet, and its flanks are covered with scores of cones and craters.From here, you will be able to gaze out across the Gulf of Catania and view the woods, orchards and vineyards.You will also see Mount Etna's greatest attractions; the crater and remnants of the awe-inspiring streams of lava from the 2001-2002 eruptions.

    Following your visit, you will re-board your coach for the return drive to the pier.

    ご注意:Guests should bring a jacket with a windproof outer-layer as temperatures atop Mount Etna can be windy and cool, even during the summer months.The ground may be rough underfoot; thus, closed-toe shoes are recommended.This tour does not involve much walking; however, guests may walk to and around the Crateri Silvestri area at their discretion.

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  • Executive Collection Full Day Car

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:2 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Executive Collection Half Day Minibus

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:10 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Executive Collection Half Day Car

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:2 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Executive Collection Full Day Minibus

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:10 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Executive Collection Half Day Van

    PRICE is per vehicle

    This exclusive arrangement is designed to allow you the chance to customize your time ashore and discover the most interesting sights in the comfort and privacy of your own vehicle.With your private car and the personalized attention of your driver and English-speaking guide, you will have the flexibility and independence to design your itinerary ashore according to your own interests and sightsee at your own pace.See the most famous sights or go beyond to create your own intimate connections and unique cultural encounters.

    The Executive Collection is recommended for the single/solo traveler, couples, family, friends, and special interest groups traveling together.It can also be an excellent choice for physically challenged guests.

    Capacity:4 guests

    ご注意:Private cars/vans/minibuses are ordered per vehicle (not per person), and only one person in the party need order the vehicle.The price shown is the total cost for the vehicle, driver and English-speaking guide.Kindly note, however, that in certain ports only a driver/guide will be assigned (one person), due to limited availability.Entrance fees are not included in this price, in order to provide you with the most flexibility.In many ports, the number of vehicles available is extremely limited; therefore guests are encouraged to make their reservation as early as possible.

    Half-day private tours must depart between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 午前, or after 1:00 p.m.

    Upon embarkation, please consult the Destination Manager onboard to personally discuss your itinerary requirements and set your departure time.

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  • Explore Taormina On Your Own

    If you would like to explore Taormina on your own, this private motor coach transfer is ideal.

    Situated over 600 feet above sea level and looking down to the Ionian sea, Taormina is a beautiful and unforgettable city.Over the centuries, this picturesque town has fascinated poets and writers, as well as restless painters and artists searching for inspiration in this unique and refreshing climate that gives the impression that it is always springtime.

    Seize the day by discovering all Taormina has to offer, enjoying its art, history and shopping, all at your own pace.The shuttle will operate at intervals throughout the day and you should check with the Destination Services Desk for the day's operating schedule.

    ご注意:Walking on this tour is at the guests' discretion.There are some uneven and cobblestone surfaces found within the town.The tour is available to guests who utilize a collapsible wheelchair, are able to make their own way on and off the coach and have a companion to assist them.Those with mobility concerns are cautioned to evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability.Weather appropriate clothing; flat, comfortable walking shoes; sun caps and sunglasses are suggested.Shuttles are available on a first-come, first-served basis and alternate means of transportation such as local taxis are available if you do not wish to wait for the shuttle.

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  • Viagrande and Benanti Winery

    SPOTLIGHT ON WINE EXCLUSIVE

    Visit an esteemed winery on the fertile slopes of Mt. Etna for a tasting of characteristic Sicilian wines, thoughtfully paired with local delicacies.

    After departing from the pier, you will enjoy a leisurely drive through the village of Naxos, which the Greeks founded in the 8th century, and on to the village of Viagrande.Here, in the shadow of Mt. Etna, you will visit Benanti, an award-winning winery that takes full advantage of the rich volcanic soil left in the wake of Mt. Etna’s eruptions.

    Following an enlightening tour of the vineyard, where you may learn the characteristics of indigenous Sicilian vines such as Carricante, you will settle into the atmospheric wine cellar.Benanti produces a variety of premier wines, and the exact selection for your tasting will be chosen when you arrive.

    You may sample a ruby-red Etna Rosso with hints of ripe fruit or a full-bodied Lamoremio, a red blend with nuances of plums and spices.Benanti’s aromatic Pietramarina is another possibility.Made entirely with Carricante grapes, the wine is dry, fruity and imparts a lovely aftertaste of anise and almond.

    Benanti also produces an outstanding extra-virgin olive oil that will be used on some of the food pairings that will be served with the wines.You can expect to sample local cheese, sun-dried and fresh tomatoes, salami and various olives, all of which will leave you will a great appreciation of Sicilian cuisine.

    ご注意:This tour includes some steps to be negotiated to enter the Wine tasting room; also there will be some uneven ground during the visit to the Vineyards.The tour is not suitable for wheelchair guests.Weather appropriate clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

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  • Taormina and Lunch in a Private Villa

    Discover spectacular palaces, scenic vistas and historic sites high above the magnificent Bay of Naxos during this visit to Taormina.

    Depart the pier for the brief drive through the small town of Naxos, founded by Greek colonizers in the 8th century BC. Now one of the major tourist centers in Sicily, Naxos offers many fine hotels and facilities.Guests will drive along the coastal road to Taormina, one of the Mediterranean's most complete Medieval towns.Perched on the side of a hill overlooking the sea, Taormina exudes a delightful character and offers wonderful photo opportunities.Its original buildings in the picturesque town center remain unchanged, and many have retained their characteristic window boxes overflowing with brightly colored flowers.

    Upon arrival in Taormina, you'll begin your walking tour with a brief outside visit to the 15th-century Palazzo Corvaia, a famous palace built in the architectural style of the period, and adorned with classic double windows.Next, our tour will continue on for a visit to the impressive theater built by the Greeks in the 3rd century BC. This remarkable theater retains its excellent acoustics, and is still used for performances during the summer months.Before leaving town, free time will be made to browse Corso Umberto, the main street lined with shops and cafés.Just off this pedestrian avenue, you'll find many lanes and viuzze, where you can shop for local handicrafts.

    Depart Corso Umberto for the short drive to Castello degli Schiavi, a private villa exclusively for you to enjoy a typical Sicilian lunch.Built as a countryside residence for the Prince of Palagnia and Fiumefreddo, Castello degli Schiavi was subsequently restored during the 1750s.The villa features a large courtyard surrounded by a privately-owned house and small chapel dating from 1544.The wine cellars are the foundation of the original building dating back to the year 600 AD. The villa was used as the home of Don Masino Corleone in the movie The Godfather, and appeared on the cover of Life magazine in 1970.Upon arrival at Castello degli Schiavi, your hosts will greet you in the garden, and you'll enjoy cocktails and lunch while musicians play.Guests will be able to tour the inside of this lovely home, which is decorated in traditional Sicilian style, with family portraits hanging on the walls and plenty of antique furniture.

    Following your visit to Castello degli Schiavi, guests will rejoin the coach for the return drive to the ship.

    ご注意:This tour includes extensive walking that includes uphill climbs, steps and uneven terrain.The tour is not available to wheelchair guests or those with walking difficulties.Weather appropriate clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; sunscreen; a bottle of water from the ship; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.The Villa visited is subject to change.

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  • Sicilian Wine Roads

    Explore Sicily's historic winemaking tradition during this picturesque half-day visit to the wine region near Mt. Etna.

    Sicily is Italy's third most important wine and food destination after Tuscany and Piedmont.The distinct flavor of Sicily's wine is due to the volcanic soil from Mt. Etna, the smoldering volcano that rises nearly 11,000 feet above the sea.

    Depart the pier with your guide for a brief drive through the small town of Naxos, founded by Greek colonizers in the 8th century B.C. and then head to the Cottanera Estate.Its lands extend from the northern foothills of Mt. Etna at about 2,300 feet above sea level.The site of ancient volcanic eruptions, these lands are now extremely fertile, and continue down as far as the alluvial beds of the Alcantara River.The vineyards of Cottanera extend for 123 acres at 1,640 feet above sea level.View them from Cottenera Estate Winery where a tour of the cellar will be given.You will have an opportunity to taste their wines, which will be accompanied by some local delicacies.

    Following your scenic vineyard tour and tasting, you will re-board the coach for the 75-minute return drive to the pier.

    ご注意:This tour involves travel over uneven surfaces, with 15 very steep steps to climb and no wheelchair access to the wine cellar; therefore, this tour is not available to wheelchair guests and not considered suitable for those with mobility concerns.If guests would like to purchase wine, we recommend bringing euros, as there are no ATM machines.The drive between Naxos and Randazzo is approximately 75-minutes.In cases where winery is closed a comparable winery will be visited.

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  • Wine Tasting At Villa San Michele

    Departing the pier aboard your air-conditioned motor coach, enjoy the scenic drive to one of the most famous estates of the Etna region, Villa San Michele.Unlike the rest of Sicily, which is generally drier and hotter, this area is characterized by a micro-climate of cold winters, temperate summers and abundant rain.The quality of the region's grapes is further enhanced by the lava soil, which is rich in potassium and mineral salts.

    Arriving at the estate, admire the wonderful panoramas afforded by the high elevation.Of course, you will also appreciate some of Villa San Michele's fine wines with an informative wine tasting.

    At the conclusion of your memorable winery visit, you will return to ship.

    ご注意:Guests must be a minimum of 18 years old in order to participate in the wine tasting.It is recommended that guests wear flat, comfortable shoes.The order of sights visited may vary.

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  • タオルミナとグレコローマン劇場

    The ancient city of Taormina is yours to discover during scenic and memorable visits to the Greek Theater, the Palazzo Corvaia and the Odeon.

    Depart the pier for the 6-mile drive from the port of Giardini Naxos en route to Taormina.A hilly road will lead to the coach parking area where your guided walking tour will begin.This beautiful and renowned tourist resort is a small, Medieval town perched atop a cliff overlooking the Ionian Sea and Mount Etna.During the tour, you will visit the Greek Theater, known for its stunning location.This Roman-style theater was reconstructed in the 2nd century AD. It is in excellent condition, and has marvelous acoustics that are still appreciated in contemporary performances of classical plays.

    From the upper tiers, you can take in spectacular views and photo opportunities of majestic Mount Etna, Europe's largest active volcano.Other highlights include exterior visits to the splendid, 15th-century Palazzo Corvaia and the Odeon, a small Imperial Age theater featuring public gardens blossoming with flowers and color.

    Afterward, some free time will be made available to explore Corso Umberto, Taormina's busy main street.You can visit some of its many shops, or stop for coffee at the old Dominican monastery, now the deluxe Hotel San Domenico.It is surrounded by beautiful gardens filled with exotic foliage.At the appointed time, you will return to the coach for the drive back to the pier.

    ご注意:Extensive walking is required in Taormina, including uphill climbs, steps and uneven terrain in the Greek Theater.This tour is not recommended for guests with limited mobility or guests who utilize a wheelchair.

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  • Wellness - Yoga On the Terrace of Taormina

    This exclusive yoga experience – at the apex of Taormina, Sicily - overlooking the bay is a requisite when visiting this enchanting, hillside village.

    Join our intimate group as we take part in a yoga session with an instructor who will lead us through the spiritual and physical disciplines of meditation, breathing exercises, and distinctive body postures, all as we peer at the highest active volcano in Europe, Mount Etna, and down on the almost one hundred miles of crystal-clear turquoise waters of the Mediterranean Sea, with a dramatic panorama of contrasting coastlines, cliffs, and mountainsides.This stunning location was specifically selected to immerse you in the breathtaking natural beauty of this seaside town.

    The yoga experience was designed to help you relax, restore, and boost its many benefits, including focus, strength, flexibility, increase immunity and release tension, while imparting a complete sense of well-being and rejuvenation.After the session, we will enjoy fresh juices and fruits.

    ご注意:It is not recommended for guests who utilize a wheelchair.Comfortable clothing that allows free movement and comfortable trainers or walking shoes are recommended.The tour must be purchased no later than 7 days prior to the operating date.Cancellations made within 7 days or less are subject to a 100% cancellation penalty

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  • Hidden Sicily - in the Footsteps of the Godfather

    Experience Sicily's unparalleled beauty as featured in The Godfather film series during this scenic tour of Naxos, Savoca and Taormina.

    Depart the pier for the brief drive through the small town of Naxos, founded by Greek colonizers in the 8th century BC. While driving along the coastal road, you will pass by villas, flowering gardens and picturesque villages en route to Santa Teresa, the largest coastal town between Messina and Taormina.From here, a picturesque road will take you inland to scenic Savoca, a village nestled between two hills.In a private house at the entrance of the village is the Bar Vitelli, which features a collection of local artisans' tools and photographs taken when Francis Ford Coppola was in this area filming some scenes for The Godfather II.

    Upon arrival, you will visit the Cappuccini Church, whose crypt houses 37 mummified bodies (standing in niches and fully-dressed) of 18th and 19th-century friars and nobles.There are about 30 steps to descend and ascend to reach the catacombs.After visiting Bar Vitelli, you will begin a slow walking tour along the village's main street, then continue up the hill.Along the way, you will pass by several 15th- and 16th-century churches and the remains of a Norman Castle, and take in magnificent views of the valley.

    Next, you will proceed for a brief drive toward Taormina, and a visit to Forza d'Agro.This charming little village overlooks the Arab-Norman castle of Capo Sant'Alessio, and the coastline towards Messina and the strait.In 1990, Al Pacino and Sophia Coppola came here to film some scenes for The Godfather III.From the main square, a lane leads up to circular steps that ascend to the Gothic-Catalan portal in front of the Church of St. Agostino, or Triade, which features a pleasant 15th-century facade.

    After a visit to the Baroque-styled Chiesa Madre, you will re-board your coach for the return drive to the pier.

    ご注意:This tour involves extensive walking over uneven surfaces.

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  • Discover Mt. Etna & the Vineyards of San Michele Estate

    Depart from the pier for a scenic drive to Mt. Etna, which at more than 10,000 feet high is the tallest of Italy's mountains south of the Alps.It is also the largest active volcano in Europe.Much of the land surrounding the volcano is covered with solidified lava, as you'll see walking about the slopes and reaching an altitude of 6,200 feet.

    Then, you will travel approximately 30 minutes via air-conditioned minibus to San Michele Estate located on the eastern slopes of Mt. Etna.During your visit to its vineyards, you'll gain great insight into how Mt. Etna's soil, rich in potassium and mineral salts, makes this region perfect for wine production.You will have the opportunity to sample the different varietals produced in the vineyard.

    Then, enjoy a typical traditional Sicilian lunch accompanied by local wines before making your way back to Giardini di Naxos.Enjoy a brief overview of the town before arriving at the tender pier and your ship.

    ご注意:Guests must be a minimum of 18 years old in order to participate in the wine tasting.Guests participating on this excursion will ascend to an altitude of 6,200 feet.As this excursion involves extensive walking, it is not recommended for guests with walking difficulties.It is recommended that guests dress in warm, layered clothing and wear flat, comfortable, closed-toe walking or sports shoes.This excursion may be operated by motor coach or minibus; however, if motor coaches are used, please note that an uphill walk of approximately 220 yards is required to reach San Michele Estate.The order of sights visited may vary.

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  • Chef Market Tour, Cannoli Pasta & Lunch

    Accompanied by your Chef Instructor from the Culinary Arts Kitchen, visit the renowned fish and produce market in Catania, learn how to make delicious cannoli while observing a Sicilian pastry master and cap off the day with lunch and a cooking demonstration at a famed Taormina restaurant with slow food Chef Turi.ご昼食には、受賞歴のあるエトナのベナンティ ワイナリーのワインを生産者自らが料理に合うワインを選び、シチリアならではのワインとお食事を堪能できます。

    Meet your Chef Instructor in the Culinary Arts Kitchen this morning for an introduction to Sicilian cuisine and an overview of your day’s schedule.Then, delight in a drive from the pier through Giardini Naxos and on to seaside Catania.Sicilians are passionate about food, and there is no better place to experience that passion than Mercato del Pesce di Catania.This ancient street market is always a wonderful cacophony of exotic sights and sounds, with locals selling everything from blood oranges to cuttlefish.Watch tuna and swordfish being handled by the local fish mongers and sample aged sheep cheeses and cured meats.You'll stroll through the marketplace, with an orientation provided by the chef and an experienced culinary guide.

    After enjoying the market 'like a local', you'll walk a few blocks to a nearby patisserie for a tasting of a delicious Sicilian-style cannoli crafted by a local Sicilian pastry master.It's thought that cannoli were invented in Sicily in the 9th century when Arabs introduced sugar cane as a sweet substitute for honey.This classic dessert consists of tube-shaped, fried pastry dough filled with sweet, creamy ricotta cheese from sheep's milk.It's often flavored with chocolate chips, pistachios or candied fruits.

    Next, you'll head back to Taormina for lunch at Nero d’ Avola, a local restaurant so acclaimed it was featured on CNN.Here, you’ll be greeted by the owner and slow food advocate, Chef Turi Siligato who will provide a brief overview of the ingredients and menu, followed by a lunch prepared especially for your group by Chef Siligato in this enchanting and authentic Sicilian institution.Chef Siligato is an avid fisherman, so chances are your meal’s ingredients will be from his personal catch of the day.During lunch you’ll be treated to Benanti wines from the Etna region, poured by one of the family winemakers.Winning awards and accolades for their wines, the Benanti family has fueled the resurgence in Etna wines, particularly in New York and California, and you’ll be able to sample and judge for yourself.

    After an exquisite luncheon and memorable day immersed in Sicily, you'll return to the ship.

    ご注意:This tour includes approximately 3-hours of moderate walking/standing that includes some uneven surfaces and steps to negotiate.The tour is not considered suitable for wheelchair guests and those with mobility concerns are cautioned to carefully evaluate their personal level of stamina and ability.Weather appropriate clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

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  • Taormina and Mount Etna

    Embrace Sicily's unique beauty and pristine natural terrain during this full-day visit to Taormina and Mount Etna.

    Depart the pier for the drive along the coastal road en route to Taormina, one of the Mediterranean's most complete Medieval towns.Perched on the side of a hill overlooking the sea, the town has a delightful character.The buildings in the town center are unchanged, and have retained their picturesque character, many with window boxes overflowing with brightly-colored flowers, and some now used as interesting shops.Upon arrival, your walking tour will begin with a brief exterior visit to the famous 15th-century Palazzo Corvaia.This building, indicative of the architectural style of the period, is adorned with classic double windows.

    Next, a visit will be made to the impressive Greek Theater, known for its stunning location.This Roman-style theater was reconstructed in the 2nd century AD. It is in excellent condition, and has marvelous acoustics that are still appreciated in contemporary performances of classical plays.Before leaving town, some free time will be made available to explore the many shops and cafes that line Corso Umberto, Taormina's main street.

    Continuine on, you will proceed for a visit to Mount Etna.With slopes that soar more than 10,813 feet above sea level, Mount Etna is Europe's largest active volcano.After traveling on the highway, you will join the scenic road that winds around the slopes of the mountain.Along the way, you will pass by the town of Giarre, the villages of Santa Venerina and Zafferana, and several orchards, vineyards and woods.Your route takes you across the remnants of past and recent eruptions, and you'll be able to see the streams of solidified lava cascading down from the top of the mountain.Following lunch in a local restaurant at Mount Etna, a visit will be made to the 6,400-foot Silvestri Craters before re-boarding your coach for the return drive to the pier.

    ご注意:The weather on Mount Etna can be very cold and windy.Guests are advised to wear long pants with a warm sweater or jacket and sturdy, closed-toe shoes.The ground may be rough underfoot on Mount Etna.Extensive walking is required in Taormina, including uphill climbs, steps and uneven terrain in the Greek Theater.This tour is not recommended for guests with limited mobility or guests who utilize a wheelchair.

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  • Food & Wine Trails:Mt. Etna, Taormina & Villagrande Estate

    Regent Seven Seas Cruises is proud to partner with FOOD & WINE TRAILS, America’s foremost culinary travel company, in the offering of this tour.F&WT tours are always kept intimate and visit sites not typically offered by mainstream travel suppliers.Their tours are always led by a knowledgeable, English-speaking sommelier, wine or food expert, cooking instructor or chef, who enjoys introducing visitors to some of the best and most authentic food and wine of their region.

    Guided by a charming, local sommelier, you’ll discover the wines from Sicily’s Mt. Etna region during a tour, tasting, and lunch at a beautiful mountainside winery; and explore the seaside town of Taormina and the ruins of an ancient Greek-Roman theater.

    The Mt. Etna wine appellation is a region of extremes:vineyards planted on 45-degree slopes, rocky soil that ought to be impossible to farm, unpredictable weather and of course, that volcano.Despite the odds and according to such publications as Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and FOOD & WINE, Etna is one of Italy’s hottest wine regions.

    Start your day taking a short drive from the pier to the charming historical town of Taormina.With one of the world’s greatest views, Taormina sits on a rocky terrace high above the Ionian Sea. Begin with a guided walking tour of this medieval town which features a cathedral, Greek Theater, Palazzo Corvaia, the Odeon, and the shopping area, Corso Umberto.You’ll have some free time to sit in one of the cafés or further explore the town’s palaces, squares, staircases, and small side alleys.

    Upon arrival at the cellar doors of Villagrande Estate, a member of the Nicolosi family will welcome you to their estate.The Nicolosi family has been making wine on the slopes of Mt. Etna for 10 generations.Begin your visit with a four-course Sicilian lunch paired with four of their wines.You can walk off your meal during a tour of the estate grounds and underground wine cellar before boarding the motorcoach for the drive back to the ship.

    This tour is operated by the award winning, culinary and wine tour specialist Food & Wine Trails.

    ご注意:This tour includes over 3-hours of walking, plus any additional walking at the guests' discretion during free time at the winery.There will be steep inclines and uneven surfaces to negotiate.The tour is not available to wheelchair guests and not considered suitable for those with mobility concerns.Weather appropriate clothing; sun cap; sunglasses; sunscreen; and flat, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.Given it is a set meal that is served on this excursion, guests with any dietary restrictions should advise the Destination Services Desk a minimum of 48 hours prior to tour.

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  • Mount Etna and Off-Road Ascent

    Experience Mount Etna's beauty from up-close during this visit to the volcano, and a ride to the base of the main crater.

    Depart the pier for the brief drive via coach through the small town of Naxos, which was founded by Greek colonizers in the 8th century BC. From here, you will take the autostrada en route to Mount Etna, then ride along the scenic road that winds around the slopes of the mountain.En route, you will pass by the town of Giarre, and the villages of Santa Venerina and Zafferana.

    Mount Etna towers 6,397 feet above sea level, and is Europe's largest active volcano.Its slopes soar up to over 10,813 feet, and its flanks are covered with scores of cones and craters.From here, you will be able to gaze out across the Gulf of Catania and view the woods, orchards and vineyards.You will also see Mount Etna's greatest attractions; the crater and remnants of the awe-inspiring streams of lava from the 2001-2002 eruptions.

    Next, you will join your alpine guide for a ride via cable car and a special off-road van to reach the base of the main crater at about 9,515 feet above sea level.You will then take a 20-minute walk (each way) to see the latest lava flow.You will spend approximately 2 hours on this portion of the tour before re-boarding your coach for the return drive to the pier.

    ご注意:It can be very cold and windy on Mount Etna.Guests are advised to wear a warm sweater or jacket and long pants with flat, comfortable closed-toe shoes, and bring sunglasses from the ship to protect their eyes from the sand.Guests should note the altitude and walking involved when considering this tour.Due to uncooperative weather, certain portions of this tour may be cancelled with little or no prior notice, including the rides via cable-car and off-road van.

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