Sicily has enticed the Greeks, the Romans, and so many travellers throughout the centuries – just as it will entice you with our 5-star itinerary. Luxurious hotels offer private terraces with views of the Ionian Sea.
Elegant ceramic vases become more than decoration but also represent tradition, influenced by Arab warriors. The markets brim with colourful produce and tasty seafood. Mount Etna, the tallest volcano in Europe, stands as a backdrop to your Italian vacation where you can embrace luxury and history in equal measure.
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Your adventure begins with your arrival in Palermo, where your private transfer will meet you at the airport and escort you to your fabulous hotel in the center of the provincial capital. After dinner, your guide will take you on a private tour of the city by night, showcasing the radiance of the historic architecture and vibrant streets. The following day you will be taken on a tour of Palermo and nearby Monreale to explore the stunning cathedral. Outside Palermo, you will spend the day discovering the unbelievable Greek temples and ruins of Selinunte and Segesta, along with the Phoenician city of Erice.
In Agrigento, you will be able to see the combination of history and modernity on the city streets before visiting the sensational Valley of the Temples, home to an elaborate collection of Greek architecture. Journey to the town of Piazza Armerina, near the Villa Romana del Casale, exploring a Roman estate and 14th century castle, before settling into the comforts of Caltagirone. Continue to the tiered town of Ragusa, filled with beautiful Baroque architecture. The Baroque piazzas and palaces of Noto showcase the past wealth of the town.
In Syracuse, immerse yourself in the majesty of the classic ancient city, home to the largest Greek theatre ever constructed. Travel to Catania, surrounded by lush greenery and opening out to the water. The charming town is blessed by piazzas and stunning churches. You will have a full day at your leisure in Taormina to relax overlooking the cobalt waters of the Ionian Sea, or dip your toes into the refreshing water, with Mount Etna lingering in the distance. On your final day in Sicily, your private transfer will meet you at your hotel and escort you to the Catania International Airport where you will board your flight home.
Far from the crowds and the usual touristic sights and main cities, Sicily still reserves many hidden treasures. Smaller towns offering breathtaking panoramic views and some of the most beautiful baroque architecture in the world, islands with an unusual history, amazing natural landscapes and other hidden gems.
Would you like to taste the one of the best chocolate in Italy ? Modica is famous for its chocolate, produced according to a special recipe that is said to date back to the 1500s, descending from the Aztec tradition. Be sure to ask us to book you visit to the “Antica Dolceria Bonaiuto” a real Modica chocolate procuder.
Are you looking for fine Sicialian meal ? We know a superb 3 michelin star restaurant in Ragusa.. A real gem not very well known and advertised. We are talking about “Duomo” restaurant, by chef Ciccio Sultano.. know as the Cathedral of Sicialin food. Let’s go!
In Catania, from the duomo di Catania, head down the south-west corner of the piazza to the bustling fish and seafood market.
It’s lively, colorful, smelly, and gritty with a local and eletric atmosphere. This is one of the best fish markets in Italy, and only the freshest of fish and seafood is here. And what a selection! Octopus, , clams, squids, mussels, eels, sardines, swordfish, tuna, and other varieties of fish. You name it, they have ; of course you can ask the restaurant next door to cook your fish straight away!