Discover the kaleidoscope of culture, food and history that makes up the island of Sicily.  This is Italy at its best: explore Baroque towns, ancient Greek temples and Norman sites with your local expert guides.
Discover the kaleidoscope of culture, food and history that makes up the island of Sicily.  This is Italy at its best: explore Baroque towns, ancient Greek temples and Norman sites with your local expert guides.
Italy

Sicily in Depth

Small Group Holiday

15

CA$

days from

4579

Discover the kaleidoscope of culture, food and history that makes up the island of Sicily. This is Italy at its best: explore Baroque towns, ancient Greek temples and Norman sites with your local expert guides.

Activity / Theme

Country

Culture

Italy

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Comfortable

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Private a/c van

Accommodation

Comfortable 3 and 4-star hotels, and comfortable B&Bs, some with pools. All rooms en-suite

Months of Operation

May, June, July, August, September, October

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

One of the things I like doing when visiting classical ruins is get up early and visit them just after sunrise.  The colour of the stones is extraordinarily beautiful in the early morning light.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Start Catania.
DAY 2 Mt Etna, wine tasting.
DAY 3 Tour Catania; drive Syracuse archaeological park.
DAY 4 Syracuse.
DAY 5 Visit Noto and Ragusa.
DAY 6 Explore Modica; drive Piazza Armerina.
DAY 7 Tour Piazza Armerina and Villa Romana del Casale.
DAY 8 Visit Valley of Temples and Selinunte.
DAY 9 Island of Mozia, drive to Erice.
DAY 10 Walk in nature, visit Segesta, drive Palermo.
DAY 11 Tour Monreale and its Duomo; guided visit Palermo.
DAY 12 Free day Palermo; drive Cefalu.
DAY 13 Cefalu.
DAY 14 Taormina.
DAY 15 End Taormina.

Inclusions

All accommodation
All breakfasts and 1 wine tasting
Special guided tours in UNESCO sites and cities

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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