- Soak up Sicily's captivating culture
- Explore superb UNESCO World Heritage Sites
- Sample delicious Sicilian cuisine
Sicily has to be one of the most fascinating islands in Europe. It has an incredibly diverse history, thanks to the different marks left by the Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Normans and Spanish civilizations. On this comprehensive tour, we explore the island through its picturesque villages, well-preserved archaeological sites and splendid scenery. Of course no trip to Sicily is complete without trying the local delicacies and we have plenty of opportunities to sample its mouth-watering cuisine and world-renowned wines.
What makes this trip responsible?
On this trip we stay in locally-run hotels and apartments and we eat in small restaurants offering Sicilian specialities. Picnic lunches on the trip are bought fresh at local stores and markets, helping to support the local economy and ensuring that our clients sample the delicacies that Sicily has to offer.
Certain departures of this trip are marked in our brochures and online as Premium. On these departures some elements of the trip have been changed to provide more comfort - this will generally mean we have raised the standard of hotels, but it may also include other changes to the itinerary to make it more relaxed. Specific details about what elements of the trip have been changed can be found in the relevant sections of this Trip Note.
Temple in Selinunte