Immerse yourself in Sicily, one of the cultural, archeological, and culinary capitals of Italy, and some even consider the world. On this Sicily vacation, which is captivating for both adults and children, you will explore some of the most famous cities in the Sicilian region, including Palermo, Agrigento, and Taormina, where you will revel in the charming medieval villages, learn about Sicily's rich past, and relax on beautiful beaches. The finest qualities of Italy are combined into the region...
Palermo - Welcome to Sicily!
Today, you will arrive in Palermo in the late afternoon, where your private transfer greets you at Falcone–Borsellino Airport. Be prepared for the warm sun, and the warmer people; Sicilians are famed for their easy-going manner. Be sure to stop for a caffè at a local cafe; better yet, complement it with a cannolo, a flaky pastry filled with light ricotta cream that is said to have originated in Palermo. You may want to try some local favorites, such as the tomato-based eggplant pasta, Pasta alla Norma. Consider reading some of our travelers' reviews of Sicily tours to gain additional ideas to add to your own itinerary to perfect it. Relax at your hotel, and rest up for the exciting Sicily vacation to come.
Palermo - A Dreamy Day of Italian Architecture and Sunshine
Agrigento - Mortality and Immortality: A Peek into the Past
Taormina - Immerse Yourself in the Ancient World
Taormina - Meet the Mighty Mount Etna
Syracuse - Take a Walk through Baroque Italy
Palermo - A Breath of Fresh Air at Sicily’s Finest Beaches
Palermo - Farewell, Beautiful Sicily!
- Embark on a culinary journey, as you taste your way through some of the best cuisines that Italy has to offer
- Relax on luxurious beaches around the region, as you bathe in the glorious Sicilian sun and feel the warm waves lapping at your toes
- Be transported to the past by exploring remarkably well-preserved ancient ruins from different cultural eras
- Scale the tallest active volcano in all of Europe, Mt. Etna; its majesty and its surrounding views will captivate you
- Observe some of the most beautiful cathedrals in all of Italy, including the famous Cathedral of Monreale
Sicily, which is located in the Southern region of Italy, is a lush encapsulation of Italian history and culture. Indulge all of your senses in the fragrant citrus tree-lined cities of this exotic island; there is something for every type of traveler here. On this Sicily vacation, come prepared to learn about a rich, historical past through some of the world’s best-preserved ruins. From temples to theaters, Greek ruins to Norman architecture, Sicily has it all.
You will be whisked away from reality as you explore the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoy multiple Sicily vacation tours, which will allow you to visit all of the island’s highlights so that you can venture into the region’s colorful culture and past. You will explore the religious and architectural treasures of the island, and admire history that remains preserved for many thousands of years. Embrace the natural splendor of the region, from the glorious, impending Mount Etna to the lush greenery that is naturally resplendent in the fertile area.
Sicily is also considered home to some of the best culinary treats in all of Italy. From pasta to pastries, fresh fruits to delectable fish, greens to granitas, come ready to immerse yourself completely in all the region has to offer.
$2,859 per person (excluding international flights)
Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.
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