- Tour the monuments and local markets of Palermo, Sicily's capital
- Visit Taormina, a village famous for postcard-perfect views of Mount Etna
- Check out the archaeological masterpieces of Syracuse and Agrigento
- Immerse in the history, culture, and cuisine that make Sicily unique
|Day 1||Explore Syracuse||Syracuse|
|Day 2||Ragusa - Modica||Ragusa|
|Day 3||Agrigento - Marsala||Marsala|
|Day 4||Erice - Palermo||Palermo|
|Day 5||Palermo - Monreale||Palermo|
|Day 6||Cefalù - Taormina||Taormina|
|Day 7||Mt. Etna - Depart|
Day 1: Explore Syracuse
Today will be dedicated to exploring Syracuse, a wonderful city that was the largest in the ancient world during the Greek Classical Period - even bigger than Athens. With a licensed guide, you will visit the Neapolis Archaeological Park, with its famous Greek theater. Your walk will continue to Ortigia island, where you will enjoy a scenic boat tour. In the afternoon, a private transfer will bring you to Noto, a picturesque Baroque town where you can relax and enjoy the famous Sicilian “granita” (a semi-frozen dessert made from sugar, water, and various flavorings, similar to sorbet) before going back to Syracuse. Enjoy dinner and your overnight stay in Syracuse.
Day 2: Ragusa and Modica
Day 3: Agrigento and Marsala
Your trip continues to the west coast reaching Agrigento, where you'll meet with a licensed guide and visit the archaeological site of the 'Valley of the Temples'. Explore the ruins of the largest Doric temple ever constructed - the Temple of Zeus. Your tour will proceed to Menfi, a Sicilian area famous for its wine and olive oil production. You will stop in a famous wine estate for a wine tasting and a special visit of the cellar. Continue to Marsala, where you will enjoy dinner and stay overnight.
Day 4: Erice and Palermo
Day 5: Palermo and Monreale
Day 6: Cefalù - Taormina
Early in the morning take a private transfer to Taormina. You'll drive along the northern coastline to the picturesque fishing village of Cefalu. You'll have time for a walk in the city center and you can stop for lunch to enjoy some local seafood. In the afternoon, you will reach Taormina, a tourist honeypot. After a walk around this chic and beautiful town, you will have free time for dinner. You will stay in Taormina.