5 Day Tour of Sicily from Palermo to Taormina
Sicily

5 Day Tour of Sicily from Palermo to Taormina

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5 Day Tour of Sicily from Palermo to Taormina

Enjoy the magnificence of Sicily during this 5-day guided tour where you will be treated like royalty at every stop. You will begin your journey in Palermo before continuing to other cities to see many UNESCO Heritage Sites.

highlights: 
Discover Sicily with this 5 day escorted tour
Visit the medieval city of Erice
Eat a local delicacy of black bread
Spend time at the magnificent Acropolis of Selinunte
Peruse the well-preserved mosaics at the Villa Romana del Casale
Description: 

This 5-day guided Tour of Sicily has been created to show you the most fascinating sites in the country. You will spend 5 days experiencing the lives of the Sicilian people and learning more about the cultureof the country.

Day 1: Palermo

Independent arrival at the hotel in Palermo. Welcome cocktail, dinner included in a typical restaurant and overnight.

Day 2: Palermo, Erice , Selinunte, Agrigento

After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, departure to Erice, a medieval village located on Monte San Giuliano. It is said that the village has not changed much from the 6th century. Erice has a special labyrinth from the tangled lanes, perfect to enjoy a little 'fresh morning air'. You will then depart to Selinunte, the largest archaeological park in Europe, after the visit of the Acropolis, tasting of local products (black bread of Castelvetrano, olives, wine and locally produced oil). Continue to Agrigento: dinner and overnight at Hotel.

Day 3: Agrigento, Piazza Armerina, Ragusa

Breakfast and tour of the Valle dei Templi: you will admire the Temple of Juno, Concord and Hercules, one of the most impressive traces of Greek civilization in Sicily and World Heritage Site. Departure for Piazza Armerina. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon visit of the Villa Romana del Casale, a UNESCO site that contains a treasure of 3500 square meters of mosaics. Continue to Ragusa. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Mediterraneo Palace. 

Day 4: Ragusa, Siracusa, Taormina (Giardini Naxos)

After breakfast, visit the old town of Ragusa, one of the most important examples of the Baroque Sicily, and recently awarded the title of World Heritage by UNESCO. Tasting of typical products in the nice Piazza Duomo, where stands high the Cathedral of St. George. Departure to Syracuse. Free time for lunch (not included). In the afternoon, visit of Ortigia, historical center of the city where you can admire the Temple of Minerva converted into a Christian Cathedral, the legendary Fountain of Arethusa and the Temple of Apollo. The visit continues with the visit of the Neapolis archaeological area. Continue to Taormina (Giardini Naxos). Dinner and overnight at the Hotel.

Day 5: Taormina (Giardini Naxos)

On your last day of the guided tour, you will enjoy a delicious breakfast for our time together comes to an end.

Other tours in Sicily

If you prefer to relax in the most beautiful crystal-clear waters of Sicily, immersed in enchanting landscapes, check-out our 8-days tour of the Aeolian Islands, departing from Catania. If you prefer to discover Sicily during the wintern season, have a look at our 8-Days Winter Escorted Tour of Sicily, departing from Palermo that will let you experience the wonders of places like Palermo, Catania, Syracuse, Agrigento.
 

itinerary: 
  • Palermo
  • Erice
  • Selinunte
  • Agrigento
  • Piazza Armerina
  • Ragusa
  • Siracusa
  • Taormina (Giardini Naxos)
Included: 
  • Overnight in Hotel 4 * centrally located
  • Meals as per itinerary (4 dinners + 2 lunches)
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Typical products tasting in Selinunte and Ragusa
  • Transfers by bus or minibus GT deluxe
  • Bilingual (Italian and Spanish) tour escort
  • Local guides where necessary
excluded: 
  • Drinks
  • Entrance fees at monuments
  • City taxes (payable at the hotel)
  • Tips (optional)
Meeting point: 

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

Information: 

The price displayed refers to the price per person in a double room. In case you need a quotation for a triple or single room, contact us for a custom quote.
We suggest you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes.
The cancellation policy for this tour is:

  • from 14 to 8 working days: 30% penalty
  • 9 to 5 working days:  50% penalty
  • from 4 to 1 working day: 80% penalty
  • less than 24 hours and no show: 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.