Sicily Tours

Explore Sicily on its own or as part of a longer itinerary including the Italian mainland. Bursting with the remnants and architectural styles of ancient civilisations, be enthralled by Byzantine churches, Baroque buildings, majestic volcanic landscapes, azure bays and dramatic coastlines. Explore Palermo, tour Greek ruins and feast on local flavours with intense views - the 'Pearl of Southern Italy' has it all.

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11 or 12 Days Palermo to Sorrento or Palermo to Rome

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8 or 7 Days Catania to Catania or Giardini Naxos to Catania

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7 Days Giardini Naxos to Catania

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8 Days Catania to Palermo

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Discover Must do Sicily experiences and highlights

Palermo’s Eclectic Style

Palermo’s Eclectic Style

Explore the mix of Byzantine mosaics, Arab domes and Norman palace walls in eclectic Palermo. Capture the flavours of the city at the Arab market.

Arancino Tasting

Arancino Tasting

Enjoy a local tasting of Sicily’s most famous street food, the arancino, in Catania. A source of pride and rivalry between Catania and Palermo.

Explore Corleone

Explore Corleone

Wander the winding, steep streets of Corleone, in the shadow of Rocca Busambra. Infamous for its Mafia bosses, fictional and real, visit the anti-Mafia museum.

Taormina Riviera Views

Taormina Riviera Views

Find your seat in the ancient Greek Theatre and breathe in the dramatic views over the Taormina coastline and the live performances of nearby Mount Etna. Set high on the cliff, colour and beauty is all around.

Valley of the Temples

Valley of the Temples

Join a local expert in the Valley of the Temples, Sicily's finest Greek archaeological site. Marvel at the impressive Temple of Concordia and the clifftop Temple of Juno overlooking the sea in this World heritage-listed site.

Recent Reviews What our clients are saying about their Sicily tour

Sicily - A vibrant and varied destination     , NSW, Australia, Apr 2023
Sicily has much to offer! Natural beauty, excellent seafood, beautiful towns/cities and natural wonders, like Mt Etna and Stromboli. This was a fabulous 2 week tour of Sicily. There were many highlights, some of which are visiting Mt Stromboli and Mt Etna, visiting Taormina, Erice and Palermo, the Valley of the Temples and the Arincini cooking class. more The one little issue were the hotels, not all of them were great and many were not centrally located. This often added expense as you needed a taxi to get into town to enjoy the free time.
Trafalgar - 9 days Colours of Sicily Tour   , NSW, Australia, Oct 2022
Our first time with Trafalgar and we would travel with them again. Our tour director, Alessia was great and a lot of fun. Our coach driver did an amazing job navigating steep hairpin turns! We felt very safe.

Sicily is a truly beautiful island and we were amazed at how much there is to see and do. The tour really highlighted the main events - Palermo, more Cefalu, Agrigento, Erice, Ragusa, Syracuse, Catania, Taormina, Savoca & Mt Etna. The Valley of the Temples at Agrigento are a must see! We would have liked a bit more time in Taormina and Catania.

Hotels along the way were a mixed bag, but on the whole, quite comfortable. All transfers were seamless and it was a joy to leave bags out in the morning and have them waiting in your hotel room at the next destination. Trafalgar offer optional experiences at an extra cost and we did not do all of them. The optional tour to Cefalu, Savoca & Mt Etna though are a must do! The optional Marsala wine tour was a bit disappointing and I would not recommend it.

We had 'local specialist' tour guides in some places, they were all very knowledgeable, but Rafaella, our tour guide in Palermo & Monreale was a standout. She was so passionate about the history. We loved the little touches Alessia did - a little gift for everyone that was particular to the place or area we were in.

We highly recommend travelling to Sicily in the autumn as the weather is still quite warm, but not too hot and far less crowds. This made sightseeing far more enjoyable. The sea temperature was 24 degrees Celsius, so you can enjoy a swim. There were 32 people in the group and they were great, really enjoyed their company. I can appreciate the tour is a great way for solo travellers.
7 days in Sicily,   , NSW, Australia, Jul 2022
Seven wonderful days in Sicily. Enjoyed the exploration of the south coast . Saw lots of architecture, archeological sites, coast lines, experience the cities. Loved the cooking session. I only wished that a trip to Mount Aetna would have been included. It was a wonderful trip because we were a great group with an also great group leader.
Northern Italy Escape   , NSW, Australia, Dec 2019
My 3rd time in Italy in 10 years, still find there's so much to see. The highlights for me were the two optional tours, one was the tour in Parma castle, the other was a tour in Belinzona castle. The first one was made so interesting by the local guide (a British lady married to the local), the second place is just so breathtakingly beautiful.

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