Archeologic Tours, City Tours
DEPARTURE: 09.00AM from Palermo
AVAILABILITY: Tuesday and Saturday
DURATION: about 8 hours
Meeting with the staff and the rest of the group at the selected meeting point and departure to the western Sicily to reach Erice. The ancient Elymian people founded this medieval town, once an important religious site associated with the goddess Venus.
Continuing through the Sea Saltpans of Trapani, where the ancient tradition of harvesting salt from the sea is still practiced.
In the afernoon departure to Segesta, another city founded by the Elymians, to visit the Doric Temple dating back to late 5th century b.C., built on a hilltop just outside the ancient city and wth a astonishing view of the surrounding area.
At the end of the tour, return to Palermo.
Meeting point – Please be at the meeting point 20 minutes before the departure.
The rate includes:
- Multilanguage staff;
- Vehicle for transportation with air conditioning.
The rate does not include:
- Meals and beverages;
- Guided visit of Segesta;
- Entry tickets to monuments, to be paid on site.
>> The tour is available in the following languages: Italian, English, Spanish
>> Children up to 1 year old do not pay (no seat). Children from 2 to 11 years old benefit of a 30% discount.