Food Trekking: Nebrodi Park (Extended Trip)

Registration starts February 5 at Community Recreation.

Food Trekking: Nebrodi Park

March 23-25, 2024

$100.00 per person deposit due upon registration

Last Day to register is March 1

Final payment due by March 8 (No refunds issued after this date)

 

Spend the weekend exploring the Nebrodi Park through gastronomy and nature in northern Sicily!  While partaking in urban and nature tours, be surrounded by picturesque rolling hills, streams, hazelnut groves and olive groves. Our guide will help you capture the significance of the regions’ history and geology, while enjoying specialty foods of the Nebrodi Park.

 

Saturday, March 23

Depart at 9:00 a.m. from NAS I to drive to San Piero Patti. We will arrive at approximately 12:00 p.m. for a welcome brunch (included) at the lodging accommodation, Il Danio Agriturismo. After brunch, enjoy a walking a tour around the town to visit local churches, the Aran district and Monastery with a beautiful sea view. After sunset, return to the agriturismo to relax before dinner. Dinner (included) will be at a pizza restaurant in town.

 

Sunday, March 24

After breakfast (included), depart the lodging at 9:00 a.m. for a hike that will circle through orange, olive and hazelnut trees up to the Pietra dell’Altare peak where the Normans battled and defeated the Arabs. At 12:00 p.m. lunch (included) will be hosted at Da Luciana, a local trattoria.  After lunch, take a walk back and enjoy free time before dinner (included) which will be served at the agriturismo.

 

Monday, March 25

After breakfast (included), drive to Argimusco, the estoteric and magic site known for big stones with animal/spirit shapes. Enjoy a packed lunch (included) while taking in the serenity of the location, before returning back to base around 5:00 p.m.

 

Price per person:

Adult - Single Occupancy: $500        

Adult - Double Occupancy: $440

Child (Ages 4-12): $325

 

Price Includes:

Charter Vans

(2) Nights lodging in Agriturismo Il Daino

(1) Brunch, (1) Dinner and (1) Breakfast at the Agriturismo

(1) Lunch at Da Luciana, https://www.tavernaluciana.com/

(1) Dinner at a local Pizza Restaurant

Local guide with you all (3) days

 

Lodging:

Agriturismo Il Daino

https://www.ildaino.com/it/

 

What to bring:

Walking shoes, layers suitable for chilly weather and rain, hiking boots, euro for miscellaneous spending, and an appetite.

 

Note: We need 12 people minimum for this trip to go.

 

MWR Community Recreation reserves the right to modify or cancel tour itineraries in the case of unforeseen circumstances and in order to ensure passenger safety and comfort.

 

For more information call Community Recreation at 624-4777 or 624-4396.