The mafia “wars” have tainted the reputation of Palermo, and during this guided walk, you shall see what efforts are being made today…
This short tour spotlights the key monuments of Ortigia, from ancient Greece to Modern times. The itinerary covers the ruins of Apollo’s temple, the oldest temple in the Western Mediterranean, the Fountain Arethusa, which faces the Great Harbour, and the Jewish quarter. This fascinating stroll ends at a local enoteca for a traditional aperitif, a chance to become acquainted with Sicilian wines!
On this 5-day itinerary, explore one of Sicily’s most picturesque areas, the Val di Noto, while following in the footsteps of the Inspector Montalbano. On this trip, you will be able to discover where exactly some of the key locations of the series are, while you find yourself in some of the most beautiful baroque towns in Sicily, including Scicli, Noto, Modica, Ragusa-Ibla, and Syracuse.
West Sicily is an ideal destination for visitors of varied interests: the capital Palermo, some of the most impressive Greek archaeological sites including Selinunte, Segesta and the Valley of the Temples, and Cefalù and Castelbuono, beautiful medieval villages in the Madonie mountains.
The cathedral of Monreale was one of the architectural wonders of the Middle Ages. It took hundreds of fine craftsmen from Sicily, Byzantine and Greece to make what is one of the world’s largest concentration of mosaic scenes. After visiting this World Heritage site, we will head off to an atypical wine estate for a memorable wine degustation and lunch
On this tour, take in the amazing picturesque scenery of Lo Stagnone nature reserve (sandwiched between Trapani and Marsala), stroll through the fascinating archaeological site on the islet of Mozia, and taste excellent natural wines and food.
A three day itinerary to immerse yourself in Sicilian food, wine and cultural heritage. Learn how to cook like a Sicilian in Palermo, enjoy a wine tasting in a Sicilian countryside winery, and discover the beauties of Sicily’s World heritage sites.