Shore Excursions - From the port of Palermo - Erice Segesta Marsala

Erice Segesta Marsala

One of our expert bilingual Drivers will be waiting for you at 08.00 am at the pier as you disembark your ship. He/she will be holding a sign with your name on and after the greetings the tour will start.
Driving towards the western part of the island, traditionally poor and based on farming, you will notice that this area is incredibly recovering. Anyway you will by amazed by the unspoiled nature and atmosphere of its wild nature. 
Relax a bit away from the traffic of the big cities!You will surely visit the quite town of Erice. Erice has a particular town plan, compared to other Sicilian localities, since it has practically kept its medieval fabric intact. Its little stone-paved streets and alleys, Moorish courtyards, walls, towers, fortified gates, and the so-called Castle of Venus all endow it with an "enchanted place" atmosphere for which it has become famous.
Then Segesta and its Greek temple. Arrive in Segesta, set in the vegetation covering one of the many heights south west of Palermo, the mass of splendid temple rises as one of the most important and best preserved monumnets to have survived from antiquity to present day dating back to 430 BC. 
Keep on driving towards Marsala and taste the Famous sweet liquor of Marsala: it's famous around the world for the salt production and dessert wine that carries the towns name. Invention of a noble englishman in 1770, he realized that this wine could travel long without going off if fortified with alcohol. Here you will have a chance to visit the oldest wine makers of the area:Cantine Pellegrino.
Back to the ship by 05:00 pm

DURATION: 9 HOURS


IT IS VERY IMPORTANT:

  • to dress respectfully for the visit to religious buildings: knees and shoulders covered;
  • to take with you comfortable walking shoes if possible;
  • to keep an eye on your wallet; it is recommended not to wear precious jewelry or large amount of cash;



RATE:
Price DOES NOT include neither lunch nor entrance fees.

Note that the driver will not enter sites but will give running commentaries of what you are seeing The vehicle will escort you for the entire tour .Walking is limited unlike bus tour where you have to walk the whole day.

Pax
1-3
4-6
7-8
Rate
450.00
500.00
570.00

For more passengers please contact us

We don't accept crediti cards nor personal cheques, just cash or TCs in Euro or USD if USD we will give you the conversion rate of the day before the service increased by 6/7 cents

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