Sicily Classics & Ancient History School Trips & Tours

Until the 20th century, Sicily was the crossroads of the Mediterranean – Carthaginians, Greeks, Romans, Normans and Moors all passed through and left their mark. Our tailor-made itineraries, supported by an accompanying courier, will allow classics school trip pupils to compare the lifestyles and architectural styles of each of these civilisations.

Sample itinerary

Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.

Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Daytime flight from Ireland. Tour of city & check-in to accommodation Evening meal. Overnight: Palermo area
2 Full day visit to Agrigento & visit the Valley of the Temples Evening meal. Overnight: Giardini Naxos area
3 Visit to Siracusa Visit the town of Taormina Evening meal. Overnight: Giardini Naxos area
4 After breakfast visit to Catania before transferring to Catania Airport for flight home.
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Morning Daytime flight from Ireland. Tour of city & check-in to accommodation
Afternoon Evening meal. Overnight: Palermo area
Evening
Morning Full day visit to Agrigento & visit the Valley of the Temples
Afternoon Evening meal. Overnight: Giardini Naxos area
Evening
Morning Visit to Siracusa
Afternoon Visit the town of Taormina
Evening Evening meal. Overnight: Giardini Naxos area
Morning After breakfast visit to Catania before transferring to Catania Airport for flight home.
Afternoon
Evening

On-tour support

On-tour support includes...


Accommodation

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Transport

We offer flights from a variety of departure airports and we’ll work with you to plan your route at the best value possible.

Flight


Giving you full support throughout

Before your tour

  • Your own dedicated NST contact
  • Bespoke tour itineraries
  • Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
  • Curriculum linked visit programmes
  • Great value for money - no hidden costs
  • Free group leader inspection visits
  • Risk assessment guidance
  • Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits

Whilst you're away

  • Free educational resources
  • Group-friendly accommodation
  • Exceptional standards of coaching
  • On-tour support from our reps on the ground
  • Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
  • 24/7 support just a call away
  • Extensive group travel insurance

On your return

  • Priority rebooking services
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