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Sicily Small Group Tour

Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 6 Reviews
Small group tour to Italy

REDUCED RATES: Treat yourself to an all-embracing small group tour of Sicily's highlights. In 9* days explore the сapital city of Sicily, Palermo, and take a day trip to medieval hilltop town Erice. Then get a taste of Erice and Palermo, continue to Agrigento and it's enchanting Valley of the Temples and The Scala dei Turchi. Discover Villa Romana del Casale, see the top attractions of Taormina, and to top it all, rise to Mount Etna, the highest volcano in Europe to visit its craters. *7 and 8-day itinerary variations are also available.
 

Sicily Small Group Tour

9 days3 cities
Italy1 country
Small group tour to Italy
From
$2,585
Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 6 Reviews

REDUCED RATES: Treat yourself to an all-embracing small group tour of Sicily's highlights. In 9* days explore the сapital city of Sicily, Palermo, and take a day trip to medieval hilltop town Erice. Then get a taste of Erice and Palermo, continue to Agrigento and it's enchanting Valley of the Temples and The Scala dei Turchi. Discover Villa Romana del Casale, see the top attractions of Taormina, and to top it all, rise to Mount Etna, the highest volcano in Europe to visit its craters. *7 and 8-day itinerary variations are also available.
 

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Day-By-Day

Palermo

first destination
4 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 1
Arrival to Palermo
Transfer
Transfer

Welcome to Palermo - the stunning capital of Sicily. Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver at the airport, who transfers you to the hotel for check-in.

Day 2
Architectural & Culinary Traditions of Segesta and Erice
Day tour
Day tour
Tasting
Tasting

Following breakfast you meet with your guide-driver and embark on a day tour to the Segesta, with its best-preserved Doric Temple, and the unforgettable medieval hilltop town of Erice.

Day 3
Palermo City Tour & Optional Tour to Monreale
City tour
City tour

After breakfast you meet with your guide to enjoy a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Palermo. Together with your guide you start the tour at the Norman Palace and the Palatine Chapel.

Day 4
Optional Street Food Tour & Transfer to Agrigento
Free day
Free day

The first half of the day is free for you to enjoy and explore Palermo on your own. Alternatively, you can enjoy the carefully planned optional tour.

Hotel Plaza Opera, Palermo
4

The Hotel Plaza Opera is a great place to stay during your Sicily adventure. Its location is perfect to explore all major sights of the scenic city of Palermo. Tastefully decorated, guestrooms offer everything you need for a comfortable stay.

car
Palermo
Agrigento
2 hrs

Our trusted driver will take you on a breathtaking journey through Italy's countryside. On your way to Agrigento, you will pass amazing lakes, ancient roads, and enjoy the unique beauty of Italian nature.  

Agrigento

second destination
2 days in the city
2 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 5
Valley of the Temples & Scala dei Turchi Cliffs
City tour
City tour

Today after breakfast you spend the day with your guide exploring famous Agrigento sights. You tour begins with the splendid Valley of the Temples, in the second part of the day enjoy a trip to the famous Scala dei Turchi Cliffs.

Day 6
Villa Romana del Casale & Transfer to Taormina
Free day
Free day

In the morning after breakfast you check-out and your driver meets you at the hotel lobby for the trip to Taormina. Along the way, we have arranged a stop to see the hidden gems of Sicily.

Alba Palace Hotel, Agrigento
4

The Alba Hotel is among the best places to stay during your visit to picturesque Agrigento. The hotel boasts a wonderful location near one of the Sicilian treasures, the magnificent Valley of the Temples. Guests are offered to stay in spacious air-conditioned rooms.

car
Agrigento
Taormina
2 hrs 30 min

A car ride with an experienced driver is one of the best ways to enjoy the views of Sicily. On your way to Taormina you'll pass dozens of Italian villages and numerous beautiful dales.

Taormina

third destination
3 days in the city
3 nights in a centrally located hotel
Day 7
Sightseeing of Taormina
City tour
City tour

In the morning after breakfast meet your local guide. Together you take off to see the highlights of Taormina. During the tour you stroll along the main street, Corso Umberto I, and visit the Greco-Roman Theater that has Etna as its backdrop.

Day 8
Day Trip to Mount Etna
Day tour
Day tour
Tasting
Tasting

In the morning after breakfast at the hotel meet your local driver and set off on a day trip to one of the most famous Sicily attractions - Mount Etna, the highest volcano in Europe.

Day 9
Departure
Transfer
Transfer

This is the last day of your amazing tour to Italy! After breakfast your driver meets you at the hotel lobby and takes you to the airport for your flight back home. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future vacations!

Villa Diodoro Hotel, Taormina
4

Set within a walking distance from the historical center of beautiful Taormina, the Villa Diodoro boasts comfortable guestrooms, equipped with minibars, satellite TVs, and private bathrooms and features an impressive number of facilities.

What's Included

What's Included

  • Accommodation at remarkable hotels and villas in Palermo, Province of Agrigento & Taormina;
  • Delicious breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary with drivers;
  • Sightseeing tours with professional English-speaking guides;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • Intimate group size of up to only 14 travelers;
  • Professional local guides;
  • Transfers between cities in a comfortable vehicle;
  • Carefully planned optional tours and extensions;
  • Guided tour to the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento - the most fascinating Greek archaeological site in Sicily;
  • Guided tour to the second largest Greek theatre in Sicily with a splendid view of the Calabrian coast and the smoking volcano Etna;
  • Day-tour to Mount Etna and tasting of the local wine harvested on its volcanic slopes;
  • Relaxed pace with at least a 2-nights stay in each city with sufficient time to immerse yourself in the local culture.

What To Know

  • You can expect to find some shops and restaurants closed from 1-4 p.m. as it is "Riposo" time, Italy’s midday siesta. Most places will be also closed on Sundays
  • Tipping in restaurants is included in the bill, the cover charge is called ”coperto”. A charge from $1 to $3 will be noted on the menu
  • In Sicily you will find some small boutiques and markets taking only cash, so make sure you change some money to Euros before leaving the country
  • Don’t forget to bring an insect repellant and a sunscreen
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