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Combine two cities of Italy

 

> DAY 1 | Arrival in San Pietro in Bevagna

Arrival in Taranto Airport (meeting point at the arrival hall of the airport) and transfer to San Pietro in Bevagna with private car.

Check in at the hotel, and the rest of the day is at leisure. An optional tour in Manduria, Porto Cesareo or Gallipoli can be offered late in the afternoon. Dinner (optional) and overnight at the hotel.

 

 > DAY 2 | San Pietro

After breakfast, early departure from the hotel to the Torre Ovo diving site ‘the Fossilized Forest’, a mystery and fascinating geoformation only 6 meters deep, that can easily be enjoyed by scuba dive beginners.

An optional second scuba diving experience is available in the Torre Lapillo diving site known as ‘le Grotte’, where a medieval ship wrecked and lies on the seabed.

Lunch onboard or in a traditional village with local delicacies according to your preferences.

In the afternoon, diving experience in the Chidro river, the second most important river of Salento. Legend has it that the ship that led the Apostle Peter in Rome made a stop for water supply and, in this very copious spring, probably Peter performed the first baptisms of Christians in Italy. In fact, the emergence of fresh water is still plentiful and allows spectacular diving due to its water clarity. Transfer to San Pietro in Bevagna. Optional dinner package.

 

> DAY 3 | San Pietro

After breakfast early departure from the hotel to the diving area of ‘Santa Caterina Caves’ to explore the wreck of a Junkers Ju 88 fighting aircraft, fallen off the Santa Caterina coastline during World War II, lying  perfectly preserved and straight on the sandy seabed. The aircraft is perfectly visible, due to the clearness of the sea water, and coloured by the marine flora and fauna that colonized its surfaces over the last seventy years.

Lunch onboard or in a traditional village with local delicacies according to your preferences.

In the afternoon, the last scuba dive will be in the ‘Santa Maria al Bagno’ diving site, where further caves and untouched naturalistic scenarios just wait to be discovered together with the wreck of a III century AD ship carrying greek-italic amphorae, discovered in 1982.

Recommended: night scuba dive in the crystalline water of the San Pietro in Bevagna Sarcophagi site (-6 metres depth).

Transfer to the hotel. Optional dinner package.

 

> DAY 4 | Arrival day in Crotone 

Arrival in Crotone (or Lamezia Terme) Airport (meeting point at the arrival hall of the airport). Transfer to the hotel with private car, check-in, and the rest of the day is at leisure. In addition to the historical and archaeological sites it is suggested to admire the scenic beauty and uncontaminated alongside of the Ionian Sea. Dinner (optional) and overnight at the hotel.

 

 > DAY 5 | Diving in “Punta Scifo D” and “Cala Cicala”

After breakfast an experienced guide will take you from the hotel to the diving area. Our program contains one scuba dive in the morning at the shipwreck, called “Punta Scifo D”, and one dive in the afternoon at the shipwreck called “Cala Cicala”. Divers will explore the two Roman shipwreck cargos, mainly composed by large blocks and slabs of white rough marble at a depth less than 7 meters, on a rocky sea bottom with sandy sections and Posidonia meadows.

In addition to the underwater archaeological routes, divers will also be able to enjoy the marine life. Lunch on board or in a traditional village with local delicacies according to your preferences. We recommend optional diving at night. Optional dinner package.

 

> DAY 6 | Diving in “Le Castella” and “Capo Alfieri”

After breakfast departure from the hotel to the diving area. Our program contains one scuba dive in the morning at the site called “Capo Alfieri” and one dive in the afternoon at the “Capo Alfieri” site. At “Le Castella” submerged site, located nearby to the famous Aragonese fortress of the XV century, the seabed host the ruins of an ancient Greek quarry along with those of an imposing wreck; while at “Capo Alfieri” site, divers will be able to explore some ancient Roman millstones. In addition to the underwater archaeological routes, scuba divers will be able to enjoy the marine life, especially of the rich and colored flora and fauna that colonized these ancient submerged materials. Lunch on board or in a traditional village with local delicacies according to your preferences. Transfer to the hotel. Optional dinner package.

 

> DAY 7 | Departure day

After breakfast, chauffeur-driven car transfer to the airport for the departure.

 

The above program can also be performed vice versa.

 

Your package includes:

 6 nights at a hotel of your choice on bed & breakfast   Transfers upon arrival and departure with assistance  Diving instructor.

Your package excludes:

International flights  Personal expenses   Optional excursions and visits. 

 

 

Combine two cities of Greece

 

Highlights:  Alonnisos: provides its visitors with ideal opportunities to get away and dive into the boundless blue of the Aegean. It’s whole area has been declared a national Marine Park since 1992. This provides an excellent opportunity to dive into the crystal-clear waters of significant importance to our European and world heritage.

Methoni, is fairly inebriating, with long beaches. Overlooking the Ionian Sea and the complex of Oinouses islands, the visitor can feel like a pirate who can plunge into history. Underneath you can find famous shipwrecks lying on the seabed admiring ancient vessels, sarcophagi dating the Roman, Byzantine and Medieval period.

 

> DAY 1 | Arrival in Alonnisos. 

Transfer to the hotel with private car. You will meet with our partner of our travel in the arrival hall of the port, who will provide the information about your journey.

The rest of the day is at leisure. An optional general tour of the city can  be offered late in the afternoon, exploring the center of the island. Visitors will find only few bars in Patitiri and Chora, the two largest villages of Alonissos. These bars play lounge music and usually stay open till a bit after midnight. Alternatively, you can enjoy a long dinner in the many seaside taverns around the island. Dinner (optional) and overnight at the hotel

 

 > DAY 2 | Diving in Peristera

After breakfast an experienced guide will take you scuba diving using the proper equipment is allowed in all sea areas. Off the north - east coasts of modern Alonissos there are six smaller deserted islands, ideal for every kind of diving. On the seabed of  the barren island of Peristera, is lying one of the most significant shipwrecks of classical times. Our program contains 2 scuba dives (morning and afternoon) at the underwater archaeological site. Lunch on board or in a traditional Greek taverns. We recommend optional scuba diving at night. Optional dinner package.

 

> DAY 3 | Explore caves

After breakfast, early departure from the hotel to the boat to scuba dive at 2 Caves where you can see White Sea bream, Golden Grouper, Damsel- fish, Dusky Grouper, Octopus, Dolphins. A dinner package is optionall.

 

> DAY 4 | Departure day and arrival to Methoni

Breakfast and private car transfer to Methoni. Our tour guide will pro- vide you with all the information about your exploration. The rest of the day is at your leisure. A general city tour is possible, late in the afternoon, while dinner can be arranged (optional) in one of many fine restaurants of  the area.

 

 

 > DAY 5 | Diving in Sapientza

After breakfast an experienced guide will take you to the diving area, where you can admire “The sarcophagi shipwreck”. In addition to underwater archaeology, scuba divers will be able to enjoy the marine life of the Mediterranean. Underwater caves and reefs home to grouper and sea turtles can all be found within the parks, while dolphins are a common sight in Pylos Bay. Underwater exploration is a unique experience for skillful scuba divers.

 

> DAY 6 | Explore caves

After breakfast, early departure from the hotel to the boat for one scuba dive at one Cave where you can see White Sea bream, Golden Grouper, Damselfish, Dusky Grouper, Octopus, Dolphins. A dinner package is optional.

 

> DAY 7 | Departure day

 After breakfast, chauffeur-driven car transfer to the airport for the departure.

 

The above program can also be performed vice versa

 

 

Your package includes:

 6 nights at a hotel of your choice on bed & breakfast   Transfers upon arrival and departure with assistance  Diving instructor.

Your package excludes:

 International flights  Personal expenses  Optional excursions and visits. 



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