Travel to Italy in 2013

2013 Tour of Potenza and Southern Italy

Italian Pageantry and Handicrafts Tour


May 24 – June 2, 2013

10 days


This customized small-group tour includes the following:


  • Start in Rome
  • Potenza – guided tour, visit with mayor, Festival of San Gerardo including the famed Procession of the Turks
  • Matera – hotel stay among the Sassi di Matera, a Unesco World Heritage Site, where residents have lived in caves since the Paleolithic Period
  • Certosa di Padula – 14th Century Carthusian monastery and Unesco World Heritage Site
  • Eubea Winery – dinner and tour of this 18th century, award winning family winery
  • Acerenza – home of the famed Romanesque Cathedral of St. Maria Assunta and St. Canio
  • Venosa – Norman Castle town and birthplace of Latin Poet Horace in 65 AD
  • Castelmezzano and Pietrapertosa – stunning hill towns in the Lucanian Dolomites
  • Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast – world’s most beautiful coastline, optional trip to the Isle of Capri
  • Final Night in Ostia Antica – see some of Italy’s best preserved Roman ruins just minutes away from Leonardo DaVinci Airport
  • Prices include English speaking Tour Director, air-conditioned motor coach, 10 breakfasts and five dinners


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