Day 1: Catania
Arrive at your hotel in Catania. You will meet your tour guide and the rest of the group in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 2: Syracuse - Noto
After you have had breakfast, the tour will officially kick off with a trip to Syracuse which has been labeled the most beautiful Greek colony in Sicily. You will visit places like the Archaeological Park of Neapolis, the Roman Amphitheatre and the Ear of Dyonisus. An unmissable stop will be the famous Ortigia Island, which is located right in the historical centre of Siracusa, dominated by a majestic Cathedral. After free time for lunch in Siracusa, we will continue the journey to Noto which is widely known for magnificent buildings in baroque style. At Noto, you will get to visit Palazzo Nicolaci Villadorata, a beautiful noble residence in Baroque style. You will then be transported back to the hotel in Catania where you will have dinner and spend the night.
Day 3- Etna- Taormina
On the third day, after breakfast at the Hotel, the tour will bring you on the Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe. The Etna national Park boasts a wide variety of plants and natural landscapes. We will reach together the "Crateri Sivestri", from where you will also admire a great panorama over the Eolian islands until Calabria. At the slopes of Volcano, you will also have the chance to visit a beekeeping company and have a homemade honey tasting with local products. The next stop will then be Taormina, first to have lunch in a delicious local restaurant, along with a showcooking of local cuisine. In the afternoon, we will visit the Greek theatre and then you will have free time to explore the city. Return in Catania, dinner and overnight.
Day 4: Catania - Cefalu
The da will be dedicated to exploring the centre of Catania and its incredible treasures, from the ancient fish market to the Duomo Square and the famous Via dei Crociferi. There will also be time for a delicious break eating the typical "brioche & granita". After free time for lunch, we will move to Cefalù, to visit Norman Dome and to stroll around the streets of he medieval town. Arrival in Palermo, dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Monreale - Palermo
On this day, we will start with a visit to Monreale and its majestic Arabic-Norman Cathedral. We will then move back to Palermo to explore its huge cultural and artistic heritage, by visiting the main attractions of the city centre, including the Cathedral, the delightful Capella Palatina and Martorana Church. We will also stop in a local street food place for a delicious surprise! After free time for lunch we will continue exploring the city, before returning to hotel in Palermo for dinner and overnight.
Day 6: Palermo - Favignana
Form this day the tour leader will not travel with you anymore. A private transfer will take you to Trapani where we will board the Hydrofoil for a trip to Favignana, the biggest of Aegadian islands. Free time, dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 7: Favignana
The 7th day of the tour will be a full day ride around all the famous and non-famous places in Favignana. We will visit Palazzo Florio, Ex Stabilimento Florio, Giardino dell’Impossibile, and after free time for lunch, also get the chance to swim in one of the superb sea coves that the Island offers. Dinner in a local restaurant and overnight at the Hotel.
Day 8: Favignana - Levanzo
This day will start with an early morning boat cruise across the Aegadian islands, starting from the beautiful sea coves of Favignana. After lunch onboard, we will reach Levanzo, for about 1 hour, to explore the pretty centre of this fishermen's village. The next stop will be Il Faraglione, a small island wehre you will have the chance to relax and swim in turqoise water of its coves. Return to Favignana, dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Trapani
After breakfast, you will check out from the hotel as we proceed to the port by private transfer, to take to hydrofoil to Trapani. After the check in at the Hotel, you will visit the city center, explore the aazing attractions of the city kwnow as the "City of 100 Churches". Dinner and overnight at the Hotel in Trapani.
Day 10- Trapani
After breakfast, you will check out of the hotel, end of our services. On request, we can make arrangements for Private Transfer to any location of your choice but you will need to book a ride with us in advance.