Hiking in Sicily a World Apart: Bredeson Outdoor Adventures Announces
April 22 - 28, 2013 Tour
Bredeson Outdoor Adventures, a tour operator specializing in active
cultural tours in Europe and North America, is announcing a hiking trip
in Sicily, a world apart, from April 22 - 28, 2013.
Norwalk, CT, November 30, 2012 -- Bredeson Outdoor Adventures, a U.S.-
based outfitter providing four season cultural adventures in Europe and
North America, is announcing a guided hiking trip in Sicily, a world
apart, from April 22 - 28, 2013. Fortified cities, the remote Madonie
Mountains, fabulous food, local vintages, Greek theaters and volcanoes
are just some of the highlights of this active adventure with creature
comforts. The guide is a native Sicilian, who generously shares his
extensive knowledge of and passion for his home.
On this cultural hiking journey adventurers will visit Segesta
Archaeological Park en route to the enchanting, mountaintop medieval city
of Erice, the first base. From Erice they'll set out to walk in a lovely
seaside nature preserve.
They'll then transfer to the quaint Madonie Mountains, where the base
will be a luxury hotel in a former abbey surrounded by olive groves and a
vineyard. Here participants will hike among giant holly trees up to
dramatic vistas, and will also visit the port city of Cefalù with its
ancient alleyways and dramatic Rocca towering over the town, which
This amazing adventure will wind up with a stay in Taormina, the clifftop
mediaeval city with views of Mount Etna, the highest volcano in Europe.
Participants will visit the Greek theater and Taormina’s many piazzas and
palazzos, and hike to the hilltop village of Castemola. The last full day
features a hike on Mount Etna, Sicily’s greatest natural attraction. The
land cost for this 7 day trip is 3,200 USD per person double occupancy
with 4-7 participants and 3,000 USD per person double occupancy with 8-10
Full details are posted on the Bredeson Outdoor Adventures web site at
Bredeson Outdoor Adventures
14 Cliffview Drive
Norwalk, CT 06850-1601