SAVORING SICILY

Enjoy a voyage through sicily with us.  As the largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily boasts stunning seascapes, historic towns and a charming countryside fed by rick volcanic soil, Sicily also produces some of Italy’s finest red and white wines.  Our journey includes authentic food experiences, private expert guides, and behind-the-scenes tours at various local vineyards.

 

DAY 1 - Arrival And Palermo

 

‣ Arrival at Palermo airport and private transfer to your reserved 4-star hotel

‣ Authentic welcome dinner in a local cook’s home, including Sicilian wine

 

DAY 2 - Market Tour & Artisian Workshops

 

‣ See the city through local eyes — from the Lo Capo Market to artisan’s workshop

‣ Private tour of Monreale in the afternoon, including its wonderful famed mosaics

‣ Dinner and wine at a local trattoria included

‣ Overnight in Palermo

 

DAY 3 - Erice & Marsala

 

‣ Enjoy a walk through historic Erice and a pastry at a historic sweet shop

‣ Visit the famous wind mills near Marsala before enjoying a wine tasting at Florio Winery

‣ Transfer to Foresteria Planeta Winery Estate for dinner and your overnight stay

 

DAY 4 - Selinunte & Cooking Class

 

‣ Guided private tour of the ancient Greek ruins of Selinunte in the morning

‣ Transfer back to the accommodation in the afternoon for a visit of the Planeta Winery

‣ Enjoy a hands-on Sicilian cooking class with the estate’s expert chef

‣ Dinner and wine included at Planeta Winery

DAY 5 - Valley Of The Temples

 

‣ Transfer to Agrigento for a guided tour of the ancient ruins in the Valley of the Temples

‣ Picnic lunch in the Kolimbetra Gardens, followed by a visit to Favara’s art installation

‣ Dinner and overnight at a 4-star hotel in Favara

DAY 6 - Village Life In Sicily

 

‣ Interact with Sicilian locals during your day in the Sicani area

‣ Behind-the-scene visit to a historic bakery, where you’ll learn to make Sicilian pizza

‣ Meet an artisanal cheese maker, enjoying a tasting of fresh ricotta and pecorino

‣ Lunch included, paired with local wines included

‣ End your day by the coast with a sunset toast and seafood meal

 

DAY 7 – Piazza Amerina & Ragusa

 

‣ Transfer to Ragusa area via Piazza Armerina for a guided visit of an ancient Roman villa

‣ Stop at the Valle dell’Acate winery or similar for tasting of local wines and food

‣ Guided walking tour of Ragusa Ibla in the late afternoon

‣ Dinner at a Michelin-starred elegant restaurant and overnight stay in Ragusa

 

DAY 8 -Modica & Siracusa

 

‣ Guided tour of the town of Modica, famed for its handmade chocolates

‣ Chocolate tasting at a traditional, family-run chocolate producer

‣ Transfer to the baroque jewel of Siracusa for a walking tour of the island of Ortigia

‣ Continue towards the Mt. Etna area for dinner and overnight stay at Firriato Wine Estate

 

DAY 9 -Mount Etna

 

‣ Jeep excursion to the Mt. Etna volcano with a local nature guide

‣ Lunch and wine tasting at a family-run winery on the slopes of Mt. Etna

‣ Afternoon at leisure to explore Sicily at your own pace

‣ Farewell dinner and wine at an authentic ristorante

 

DAY 10 – Arrivederci Sicilia!

 

‣ Private transfer to Catania Airport

 

YOUR LUXURY TOUR INCLUDES:

‣ Private transfers

‣ Winery visits & tours

‣ 9 nights accommodation

‣ Guided visits & entrances

‣ Hands-on cooking class

‣ Tour of ancient ruins

‣ Local food tastings

‣ Visit to cheese producer

‣ Meals as indicated

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