Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Americans moving to Europe - Suggestions?
  2. 2 http://www.ifirmationantiagingcream.com/testoultra-it/
  3. 3 Trip Report The Roads Less Traveled: Traversing France With Mai Tai Tom & Tracy
  4. 4 Travel from Madrid to Barcelona with a Side Trip?
  5. 5 Rouen Tour Companies
  6. 6 One Month in Italy - Where would you base yourself?
  7. 7 Initial itinerary - 1 month in Greece
  8. 8 Booking through Loco2 Train
  9. 9 Trip Report A few days in Naples - what a great city
  10. 10 Trip Report CDG much improved
  11. 11 Dublin or Amsterdam?
  12. 12 Parma, Reggio or Modena for a year?
  13. 13 Ronda Wine/biking
  14. 14 Four Nights free after Monmouth, Wales & before London.
  15. 15 Ireland last minute recommendations
  16. 16 Italy bus or train
  17. 17 Ireland itinerary help please
  18. 18 May get together in Paris
  19. 19 Day trip to Lake Como from Milan
  20. 20 Best neighborhood for first timer to Lisbon, Portugal
  21. 21 Switzerland/Italy (2 weeks vacations)
  22. 22 Naples/The Amalfi Coast...and Sicily?
  23. 23 Canal du Midi
  24. 24 Seeking Andalusia itinerary recommendation
  25. 25 Trip Report 3 weeks in London, Cornwall and a tiny piece of Wales
View next 25 » Back to the top

Perillo Tours - Bad Experience

Jump to last reply

Sicily - S. Italy - Rome/Sepotember, 2005

My dream trip was unsatisfactory due to uncomfortable hotel rooms (no hot water/no air-conditioning/flat,lumpy mattresses and pillows/noisy locations) and repetitive, mediocre meals --- all chosen by Perillo Tours. To that, add an overcrowded bus and no tour guides provided for us at some major Greek/Roman sites.

The hotel at Taormina (3 nights) had a train rumbling past every 25 minutes from approximately 6AM until after midnight --- just between the property and the sea. I had to change rooms 6 times and what added insult to injury was that I paid Perillo a single-supplement fee of over $600, in addition to the very high cost of the tour.

I wrote a letter to Steve Perillo expressing my legitimate complaints and received, in my opinion, a response from Customer Service that was dismissive and that offered no remedy for my inconvenience and disappointment.

If you wish to have details, please write and I will be happy to provide them to you.

29 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement