Wonders of Sicily

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9 days
or customize the duration

Private tour

Tailor-made trip

from €1,650*

Description

Sicily is a rich treasure chest to fully enjoy. Volcanoes, crystal sea, breath-taking views, picturesque towns, a rich history and a strong connection with the ancient Greece. If you add gelato, cannoli and the typical Sicilian divine food, you’ve got all the perfect ingredients for a dream vacation.

You can fully customize this itinerary depending on your preferences. You can change the trip duration as well as the style. You can choose experiences related to art or food or nature.

Get in touch with us and one of our local experts will help you designing your dream vacation.

Itinerary

What are you dreaming of?

What is included:

  • Accommodation
  • Activities and guides as per day-by-day itinerary
  • Transport as per day-by-day itinerary
  • Some meal as per day-by-day itinerary
  • 24×7 support during your trip
  • A booklet created just for you with suggestions and tips

Starting Price (excluding flights)

*from €1650 (day-by-day transfer on a self-drive rental car)
or from €1990 per person (day-by-day transfer with driver included).
Accommodation in a 3 stars superior hotel.
We can also arrange your accommodation in BnB, 3 stars superior, 4 and 5 stars hotels.

You can customize this trip, modify the itinerary and select the accommodation style and category that suits you best.

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Itinerary

DAY 1: Arrival Day - Catania

Benvenuti in Italia! Welcome to Italy! Your escape starts from the Catania. A private car with driver will pick you up at Catania airport and take you to your hotel centrally located. The rest of the day will be at your leisure and we’ll give you plenty of suggestion on what to do.

What’s included
– Transfer from Catania airport to your hotel on a private car with professional driver
– Accommodation

Optional Activities
– Catania private guided walk
– Catania street food walk

DAY 2: MOUNT ETNA HALF-DAY EXPEDITION (small group)

Today you will join a small group of travellers for a half day expedition to the Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe. A volcano guide will pick you up and, in a 4WD, you will make your way to the biggest volcano in Europe. You will cross lava fields, centuries-old forests and take an easy walk along some impressive craters. You will be back to your hotel in the early afternoon and you will have time at your leisure to explore Catania, go shopping or perhaps for some relax.

What’s included
– Transfer on a 4WD to Mount Etna and back to Catania
– Volcano guide assisting and guiding you (small group)
– Meal: breakfast
– Accommodation

DAY 3: TRANSFER TO TAORMINA

In the morning, a private car with driver will pick you up at your accommodation in Catania and take you to Taormina. After the check-in the rest of the day will be at your leisure and we will provide plenty of suggestions on what to do. You can relax walking in the elegant alleyways of Taormina, visit the ancient Greek-Roman theater, you can take the funicular and reach the beach or we can arrange either a guide walk or a cooking class for you.

What’s included
– Transfer on a private car with driver from Catania to Taormina
– Meal: breakfast
– Accommodation

Optional Activities
– Taormina guided walk
– Greek-Roman theatre tour
– Cooking class

How long is the travel time today?
Approximately 1 hour on a private car with driver

DAY 4: TRANSFER TO SYRACUSE

In the morning a private car with driver will take you to Syracuse, a beautiful coastal town with the historical town center based on the Ortigia island. After the check-in – your hotel will be on the central Ortigia – a local guide will meet you at the reception for showing you around this beautiful town.

What’s included
– Transfer from Taormina to Syracuse on a private car with driver
– Syracuse private guided walk
– Meals: breakfast
– Accommodation

How long is the travel time today?
Approximately 1.5 hour on a private car with driver

DAY 5: SYRACUSE TIME AT YOUR LEISURE

Enjoy a full day at your leisure in Syracuse. We’ll provide plenty of information on what to do. You can walk thorough the baroque alleyways of Ortigia, visit the Neapolis archaeological park – where you can find the oldest and biggest Greek theatre in Sicily – visit the Archimedes Technological Park, watch a puppet show at the pupi theatre or a swim in the Mediterranean sea.

What’s included
– Meals: breakfast
– Accommodation

DAY 6: RAGUSA VISIT AND TRANSFR TO AGRIGENTO

In the morning, after a restoring breakfast, your driver will take you to the stunning Ragusa. This a baroque town built on a limestone hill and the scenery will be simply breath-taking. Your guide will meet you in the centre of Ragusa, from where you will start an interesting walk. You will have some time at your leisure for lunch before meeting your driver that will take you to Agrigento. The rest of the day will be at your leisure.

What’s included
– Transfer on a private car with professional driver from Syracuse to Ragusa and to Agrigento
– Ragusa private guided walk
– Meals: breakfast
– Accommodation

How long is the travel time today?
Approximately 1.5 hour on a private car with driver from Syracuse to Ragusa
Approximately 2.5 hours on a private car with driver from Ragusa to Agrigento

DAY 7: TEMPLE VALLEY VISIT AND TRANSFER TO PALERMO

After breakfast, your driver will take you to the archaeological park of the Temple Valley (Agrigento). Here you’ll meet a local guide that will lead you exploring the ruins of Greek temples dating back centuries BC and overlooking the Blue Sicilian sea. After some free time for lunch, your driver will take you to Palermo, where the rest of the afternoon will be at your leisure.

What’s included
– Transfer on a private car with professional driver from Agrigento to Temple Valley to Palermo
– Temple Valley private guided walk
– Meals: breakfast
– Accommodation

How long is the travel time today?
Approximately 2 hours on a private car with driver from Agrigento to Palermo

DAY 8: PALERMO PRIVATE GUIDED WALK

Today you’ll discover the charm of Palermo in a special private guided tour. Your guide will unveil for you the most beautiful part of Palermo’s historic center. The rest of the day will be at your leisure. You can visit Palazzo dei Normanni, the Cappella Palatina, walk along the famous Ballarò Market or Capo Market, go to Monreale for admiring its stunning cathedral or hop on a bus and reach the beach of Mondello. We’ll give you plenty of suggestions on how to spend your free time.

What’s included
–  Palermo private guided walk
– Meals: breakfast
– Accommodation

Optional Activities
– Day trip and visit to Segesta temple
– Day trip and visit to Erice
– NO-mafia tour
– Cooking class
– Street-food guided walk

DAY 9: DEPARTURE DAY - PALERMO

Your tour has come to the end. We hope you’ll take home amazing memories. A private car with driver will take you to Palermo airport on time to board your flight.

What’s included
– Transfer on a private car with driver from hotel to airport in Palermo
– Meals: breakfast

What are you dreaming of?