Destinations: Palermo | Monreale | Cefalù | Segesta | Erice | Agrigento | Ragusa | Siracusa | Taormina | Mt. Etna
Hotels: Grand Hotel Villa Igiea, Grand Hotel Villa Athena, Eremo della Giubiliana Hotel, Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo
Throughout the centuries, Sicily has enticed explorers to its shores, resulting in an eclectic blend of North African, Arab and Mediterranean traditions. On an all-encompassing tour, discover the multifaceted heritage of this exquisite island reflected in the spirit of its towns and villages, each unique and full of character. Explore ancient temples and stunning Baroque churches, and admire the varied island topography, from terraced hillsides to salt flats to the heights of Mt. Etna. Indulge in the flavors of the Sicilian table as you savor local olives, almonds, wine, cheese and chocolate. The history, cuisine and culture of this sun-drenched island is sure to seduce those who take this unforgettable journey.
Journey Pace: Active
- Marvel at the stunning collection of 12th-century mosaics at the Duomo di Monreale
- Discover the charming medieval town of Cefalù
- Stroll the cobblestone streets of Erice, a beautiful Phoenician and Hellenistic town
- Explore Agrigento’s Valley of the Temples