Splendid Sicilia, featuring Palermo, Siracusa and Taormina
March 2016 (completed)

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* Please see below for information on the companion course we are offering. This course can help prepare you for the trip.

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Related Course: Splendid Sicily

We will be offering a companion non-credit course offered at CCBC Hunt Valley that can help prepare you for the trip. Please look for information on this page in the future.

CRN #: 73097
Course #: HIT 422
Dates: 11/7 and 11/14, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Instructor: Salvatore Pappalardo
Cost: $75 (Tuition: $35 Fees: $40)

Call to register with a credit card: 443-840-4700

All rates are subject to change.

Overview of trip

Highlights include:
  • Cayo Santa Maria Island - Spend 3 nights at Cuba’s pristine beaches of Cayo Santa Maria 
  • Sugar Museum 
  • Remedios 
  • Cienfuegos 
  • Botanical Gardens 
  • Cuban Cigar Factory - Visit a working cigar factory and meet some of their world-renowned rollers 
  • Havana - Savor a 4-night stay in lively and historic Havana 
  • Literacy Museum 
  • Cuban Fine Arts Museum 
  • Salsa Dancing - Learn about the Cuban national dance – Salsa 
  • Casa Fuster - Get an insider’s look at the work and life of Cuban artist Jose Fuster 
  • Delve into the world of classic cars as you meet the owners of these restored vehicles 
  • Meet the owners of a paladar, a small specialty restaurant with its own organic farm 
  • Be immersed in Cuban culture during lunch at a traditional restaurant in Old Havana



Book by by August 15, 2016 and save $50 per person

Double: $5199 p.p. double occupancy;

Single: $5699 p.p. - VERY Limited - Book early!

Registration fee: $250 per person 
*Registration is made on a first come, first served basis.
Reservations made after the seat reduction date of 8/15/16 are based upon availability. 


Price includes:

  • round trip air 
  • transportation to airport from CCBC Essex
  • air taxes and fees/surcharges
  • hotel transfers
  • 17 meals, and 
  • all activities as described in itinerary.

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Not included

  • Cancellation waiver insurance $260 per person - due with first deposit
  • Tips
  • Lunches and dinners not noted in itinerary