As Sicily is the largest island in the Mediterranean it’s difficult to see everything in a week. Our eight day self-drive itinerary acquaints you with all the highlights of Sicily’s east coast: Taormina, the Sicilian islands and Syracuse. Our six day self-drive holiday covers the west coast and takes in Palermo, Monreale and Cefalu.
Including return flights, car hire, Fiat 500 or similar, and accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis. For details of our chauffeur driven itineraries with private guides, please call our Personalised Travel Team on 0800 008 7288.
Taste Sicily’s delicious culinary offering of Arancini. A staple of Sicilian cuisine, Arancini is made of rice coated with breadcrumbs, which are then deep fried. Travelling around the island the fillings change depending on what fresh ingredients are readily available. Discover tantalising ragu, peas and mozzarella, enticing chicken liver and delectable tomato and mozzarella.
Fly into Catania airport and collect your hire car. Enjoy 3 nights accommodation in the five star Metropole Hotel Taormina
A full day tour of the town of Taormina, the hillside village of Castelmola, the coast of Giardini Naxos and the beautiful island of Isola Bella.
Visit the lush landscapes of Mount Etna and enjoy a typical Sicilian lunch and wine tasting.
Take in the volcanic islands of Stromboli and Panarea, famous for active lava flows and prehistoric villages, en route to Syracuse. Enjoy 4 nights accommodation in the five star Ortea Palace Luxury Hotel
Familiarise yourself with the historic Greek and Roman city of Syracuse with this walking tour where the emphasis also falls on the history and food and wine of the region.
Delve into ancient history, wander narrow streets and marvel at exquisite Baroque architecture in Ortigia, Noto and Catania.
Discover ancient Greek civilisation in the Valley of the Temples and the Roman richness of the Villa Romana del Casale in Armerina and Agrigento.
Drive to Catania airport to drop off your hire car, and for your return flight.
Fly into Palermo airport and collect your hire car. Enjoy 5 nights accommodation in the four star Hotel Principe di Villafranca
Visit cathedrals, castles and take in a UNESCO World Heritage Site and superb views on a day’s tour of Palermo, Monreale and Cefalu.
Discover a perfectly preserved Greek temple, a medieval mountain top town and salt pans with a visit to Segesta, Erice and Trapani Saline.
Enjoy a private escorted tour of the stunning rocky cliffs of the Turkish Stairs and the wonderful ruins of Agrigento.Ortea Palace Luxury Hotel.
Take a full day tour of the Zingaro Nature Reserve – home to Bonelli’s Eagle – and enjoy the beautiful scenery of San Vito Lo Capo.
Drive to Palermo airport to drop off your hire car, and for your return flight.