The sailing yacht Sea Cloud II is a three-masted barque steeped in the elegance of yesteryear and complemented with the most modern amenities.
View of Cefalù, Sicily, including the Cathedral Cefalù, beach, and Aeolian Islands in the distance.
The fountain of Diana, Syracuse, Sicily.
View of the Greek theater that overlooks the modern city of Syracuse in southeastern Sicily.
Mosaic details within Monreale Cathedral, one of the great examples of Norman architecture, in Palermo, Sicily.
Mosaic details within the Palatine Chapel, the royal chapel of the Norman kings of Sicily, at the center of the Palazzo Reale in Palermo, Sicily.
Viewing the coast of Sicily among the sails of Sea Cloud II.
Join fellow Brooklyn College alumni and friends on this unforgettable journey in the inaugural season of our new travel program.
Sicily by Sail
Valletta to Catania Aboard Sea Cloud II
October 3–11, 2019
Discover the glories of the ancient world while traveling aboard a three-masted sailing ship. Board the luxurious Sea Cloud II in Valletta, Malta’s capital and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, to circumnavigate Sicily. During a one-week cruise, visit ancient temples and cities filled with fantastical statuary and glittering mosaics. Highlights include a private tour of a baron’s Baroque palazzo in Syracuse and a special reception at Palermo’s famous Teatro Massimo. Immerse yourself in Sicily’s gorgeous climate, colors, and scenery while rediscovering a bygone era of luxury ocean travel. An optional prelude is offered in Valletta.
Reserve Your Place
To reserve your place on this Travel With Brooklyn College program, please call our tour operator, Arrangements Abroad, at 212.514.8921 or 800.221.1944.
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