The charm of Calabrian Alto Tirreno

I ruderi di Cirella
I ruderi di Cirella
L'isola di Cirella
L'isola di Cirella
L'isola di Cirella al tramonto
L'isola di Cirella al tramonto
Il lungomare di Diamante al tramonto
Il lungomare di Diamante al tramonto
Il lungomare di Diamante
Il lungomare di Diamante
L'Arco Magno di San Nicola Arcella
L'Arco Magno di San Nicola Arcella

General information

DurationDestinationDeparture
5 days and 4 nights
Italy (Diamante)
Italy (Naples, Turin, Sorrento, Treviso, Bergamo, Acireale, Milan - Malpensa, Rome - Fiumicino, Milan - Linate / Segrate)

Description

Starting from Diamante you will find wonderful place, murals of the town and the ruins of Cirella, up to the unmissable Arcomagno of San Nicola Arcella

Category

 
Hotel 4 stars (Private Tour)
Meals as per program 4 Stars
 
B&B (Private Tour)
Meals as per program Bed & Breakfast
 

Program

Day 1 Arrive to Diamante
Once in Calabria, we are going to Diamante “city of murals and chili pepper” where we’ll be greeted by a welcome drink based on cedar, typical local product.

Included services
• Transfer to Diamante
• Welcome drink
• Dinner and overnight in hotel


Day 2 Murals of Diamante and ruins of Cirella
Diamante is known as “the pearl of High Tyrrhenian” or “City of murals” because of the numerous paintings on the walls of the city. Indeed, there are over 200 works of art painted on the walls in the old town and in Cirella, a neighbor hamlet, realized since 1981 by internationally renowned painters and artists. Successively, we are going to taste dishes based on chili pepper, became in the years the symbol of the town, celebrated every year, since 1992, with an event called “Diamante Peperoncino Festival”. a professional guide will lead us to discover this delightful seaside resort, which we can continue in the afternoon independently. In the evening, we will have dinner in a typical restaurant of the village.

Included services
• Breakfast
• Guided tour of Diamante
• Dinner in typical restaurant
• Overnight in hotel


Day 3 Ruins of Cirella and Santa Maria del Cedro
After breakfast, we are going to visit the ruins of Cirella’s old town destroyed by Hannibal at first, and then by the Saracens, the captain Barbarossa (RedBeard), and finally by the French empire in 1806. In the archeologic area of Cirella is also possible to see a Roman mausoleum. In the evening, we will have dinner in a typical restaurant of the village. Next we will go to discover one of the most characteristics products of the area: the cedar. A traditional citrus of the High Tyrrhenian area, particularly abundant Riviera of Cedars of which Diamante is the hub. The most of the dishes in this area derives by cedar: desserts, ice creams, granites or typical liquors obtained by its cortex infusion. Later, we are going to move to Santa Maria del Cedro, another beautiful village in the Northern Tyrrhenian, house of the Cedar museum where we’ll taste some dishes previously mentioned. In early afternoon we’ll return to Diamante.

Included services
• Breakfast
• Coach transfer
• Guided tour of ruins of Cirella
• Entrance to Cedar Museum associate with tasting
• Overnight in hotel


Day 4 ‘Arcomagno’ of San Nicola Arcella and the village of Aieta
In the attractive San Nicola Arcella, we are going to discover the clear blue sea who surrounds the Dino’s island and got channels through the Arco Magno (Magnus Arc), a beautiful beach accessible only by boat. After that, we’ll return to Diamante for free afternoon.

Included services
• Breakfast
• Coach transfer
• Boat ride in San Nicola Arcella
• Goodbye Dinner
• Overnight in hotel


Day 5 Departure day
After the breakfast in hotel, we can consider completed the tour.

Included services
• Breakfast in hotel

Price includes

• Transfer by rental car
• Accomodation in double rooms
• Welcome drink
• 2 dinner in typical restaurant and 1 cedar tasting as in program
• Boat ride
• Assistance and guided tours as in program
• Vat and service fees

Our tour are protected by
• Health insurance
• insurance RC professional
• Guarantee food tour Assoviaggi

Price does not include

• Meals, guided tours, transfer or other services not mentioned in program
• Entrances to museums (not mentioned in program)
• Possible city tax
• Anything not mentioned in “Price includes”