5-days Escorted Tour of Southern Sicily, departing from Catania

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5-days Escorted Tour of Southern Sicily, departing from Catania

With our 5-days escorted tour you will visit some of the most beautiful and charming cities of Sicily, such as Syracuse, Ragusa, Agrigento, Palermo and more. Prepare for an unforgettable experience through the history, the culture and the breathtaking nature of this magical island.

Discover Sicily through its major historical and cultural attractions
Visit wonderful destinations, such as Syracuse, Ragusa, Palermo and much more
Enjoy the breathtaking natural sceneries of Sicily
Admire the wealth of the immense historical and cultural heritage of Sicily
Enjoy the most famous dishes of the Sicilian culinary traditions

Prepare for an exciting escorted tour around Sicily. From Catania to Syracuse, Ragusa, Palermo and other wonderful destinations, for an unforgettable journey through the colors and the flavors of an island rich in culture, history, art and natural wonders.

Day 1: Catania

Arrival in Catania. After a welcome cocktail, dinner and overnight.

Day 2: Syracuse - Ragusa

After breakfast, you will travel to Syracuse, the most beautiful of the former Greek colonies. Here, you will visit the archaeological park of Neapolis, where you will find the famous Latomie of the Paradise and the legendary "ear" of Dionysus. Afterwards you visit the island of Ortigia, the small historic center of Syracuse, where you will admire the Cathedral and the beautiful Aretusa Fountain.
In the afternoon, you will reach Ragusa, one of the most beautiful baroque cities of the island and declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. Here you will visit the charming historic center, with its splendid palaces and baroque churches, which became famous thanks to the TV series "Inspector Montalbano". In conclusion, hotel accommodation, dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Caltagirone - Piazza Armerina - Agrigento

After breakfast, you leave for Caltagirone, famous for the production of ceramics and working with clay. You will have the opportunity to explore and go shopping in the charming city center. Then, you will reach Piazza Armerina, where you will visit the Villa Romana del Casale, which houses the world's largest collection of late Roman mosaics, declared UNESCO heritage.
After lunch at a local restaurant, you will leave for Agrigento to visit the Valley of the Temples, an archaeological site characterized by the exceptional state of preservation of its temples, including the Temple of Concord, the Temple of Juno and the Temple of Jupiter and Hercules.
At the end of the tour, dinner and hotel accommodation.

Day 4: Palermo - Monreale

After breakfast, you will depart for Palermo, where, after the hotel accommodation, you will have free time to visit the Sicilian capital. In the afternoon, departure to Monreale where you will admire the Cathedral, famous for its Byzantine mosaics, and the Benedictine Cloister in Arab-Norman style.
You will continue your day with a visit of the historic center of Palermo, one of the largest in Europe, admiring the Cathedral, the Norman Palace and its superb Palatine Chapel. At the end of the tour, dinner at a local restaurant and overnight.

Day 5: Palermo

Breakfast in the hotel in Palermo and end of the tour.

Other tours to discover Sicily

If you are interested in visiting Sicily and some other great destinations on this island, check-out our 5-days Escorted Tour departing from Palermo.

  • Day 1: Catania
  • Day 2: Syracuse - Ragusa
  • Day 3: Caltagirone - Piazza Armerina - Agrigento
  • Day 4: Palermo - Monreale
  • Day 5: Palermo
  • Overnight accommodation in 4* hotels
  • 4 lunches, 1 dinner, 4 breakfasts
  • Transportation by GT coach or minivan
  • Tour escort
  • Local guides
  • Tasting of local products in Ragusa
  • City taxes
  • Entrance tickets
  • Beverages
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.


The price displayed refers to the price per person in a double room. The price per person in a single room is equal to 795€. Contact us for a custom quote or for more information on how to book it.
We suggest you wearing comfortable clothes and shoes.
The cancellation policy for this tour is:

  • up to 15 working days before the departure: no penalty
  • from 14 to 8 working days before the departure: 25% penalty
  • from 7 to 4 working days before the departure: 50% penalty
  • from 3 to 1 working days before the departure: 70% penalty
  • no shows: 100% penalty
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.