Southern Italy: A Crossroad of Ancient Civilizations & Cultures 
 October 17 – 31, 2020

 2020 HDTHS Southern Italy Itinerary

Custom Itinerary of the Hershey Derry Township Historical Society
Land Tour $4199.00 Per Person Double Occupancy
+$949.00 Solo Traveler)

Society travelers in Florence, Italy, October 2018









The Benanti Family – our hosts for an afternoon of Sicilian wine and cuisine.










Visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites –
Palermo – Agrigento – Taormina – Alberobello – Matera – Pompeii And Italy’s famed Amalfi Coast

Attend an Opera at Teatro Massimo in Palermo

Ride a cable car to the mountain village of Erice

Tour the white-washed circular houses of Alborobello

In Matera, imagine living in a “cave” – view relics of a settlement dating to the 10th millennium B.C.

Visit ancient Pompeii, a city frozen in time since Mount Vesuvius erupted in 79 AD

Find the panorama setting on your camera to photograph the picturesque Amalfi Coast

Wander the cobblestone streets in Positano and Sorrento and Taormina

Sip the wine produced by grapes grown in the fertile volcanic soil of Mount Etna

Soak in a thermal bath on the island of Ischia

Erice, ancient mountain fortress guarding Sicily’s west coast.







The cave dwellings of Matera

Victims of Pompeii







Greek theater in Taormina