Magna Via Francigena - Easter 2018 Weekend
Day 1 - Thursday
Arrival day in Palermo on your own car reaching the meeting point in Palermo. (private transfer available, optional). In the early afternoon, transfer to Sutera to attend the Sepulcher, the altars of the churches decorated in devotion. Check-in at the accommodation, dinner and overnight.
Day 2 - Friday
Transfer to Grotte where at 11.00am starts a representation of the process to Jesus until the crucifixion. Lunch on your own and follow transfer to Agrigento. Check-in at the accommodation and dinner. Following, participation in the procession of the confraternity dressed in a black wax following the Vara of Christ and the statue of Mary Addolorata. At the end return to the accommodation and overnight.
Day 3 - Saturday
After breakfast, transfer to Agrigento for a guided visit to the Valley the Temples. Lunch on your own and following, visit the Kolymbethra Garden. Return to accommodation, dinner and overnight.
Day 4 - Sunday (Easter)
After breakfast, check out and transfer to Castronovo di Sicilia to attend the evocative event of the Encounter (Ncuontru) of Easter between the Risen Virgin and Christ. Lunch and delivery of Truscitedda, the famous local "bundle" containing gastronomic delicacies that were used in the past to deliver food. At the end, transfer to Palermo dinner and overnight.
Day 5 - Monday
After breakfast, check-out and according on return flight, free time for Palermo visit and optional transfer from city to airport.
Possibility to extend the stay in Sicily (optional).