Number of Participants: 8
Date and Time: March 8th 8:30 am – End Time March 9th
Starting Point: TBD
Transportation: Van, e-bike.
Details– ground transportation, lodging, most meals, e-bike rental and activities provided
Day 1 – Sunday March 8th: Guests will travel south from Catania city centre to Pantalica via chauffeured vehicle. This is approximately a 1-hour drive. Approx 4-hour hike in Pantalica and Val d’Anapo Nature Reserve with a Nature ITA/ENG/FRA guide. Dinner and overnight stay in Palazzolo Acreide.
Day 2 – Monday March 9th: E-mountain bike ride – From Palazzolo Acreide to Noto Antica, Noto and Vendicari Nature Reserve. Approx 55 km ride with 800 metres ascent with a qualified mountain bike ITA/ENG guide. At the end of the ride 1-hour walking tour with a Nature ITA/ENG/FRA guide. Then transfer back to Catania city centre.
Notes: Guests should be experienced off-road/mountain bike riders and have recently ridden, or be confident on a mountain bicycle. Please dress comfortably in warm, layered clothing and wear sturdy walking or sport shoes. Helmets are mandatory and will be provided. Participants must also be comfortable with hand brakes and riding downhill. Due to its adventurous nature, this excursion is not recommended for guests with back or neck problems.