11 days in Sicily Itinerary

11 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Start: Valencia
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Palermo
— 3 nights
Bus + Ferry:  3 h 15 min
2
Isola di Favignana
— 1 night
Bus:  4 h
3
Agrigento
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Modica
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Syracuse
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Valencia

3
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo dell'Acciuga and Museo archeologico regionale "Antonino Salinas" Polo regionale di Palermo per i Parchi e i Musei Archeologici. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cattedrale di Palermo and Norman Palace. Take a break from Palermo with a short trip to Duomo di Monreale in Monreale, about 32 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, see the interesting displays at No Mafia Memorial, take in the exciting artwork at Via delle Absidi, and admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Conte Federico.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip itinerary tool.

Valencia, Spain to Palermo is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or take a train. You will leave for Isola di Favignana on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Palermo

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Monreale, Museo dell'Acciuga
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Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

1
night
Isola di Favignana

Isola di Favignana ©
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
On the 5th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica and then see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Isola di Favignana journey builder website.

Getting from Palermo to Isola di Favignana by combination of bus and ferry takes about 4 hours. June in Isola di Favignana sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Agrigento.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Museums Historic Sites
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2
nights
Agrigento

Agrigento ©
Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Collezione La Gaipa, explore the ancient world of Valle dei Templi, thenget engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di San Calogero. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana, see the interesting displays at Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua, thenexamine the collection at Museo Etnoantropologico, thenexamine the collection at Biblioteca e Museo Comunale Barone Mendola, and finally explore the world behind art at Mudia_Museo Diocesan Agrigento.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Agrigento travel itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Isola di Favignana to Agrigento in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Isola di Favignana in June, Agrigento is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Modica.

Things to do in Agrigento

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Biblioteca e Museo Comunale Barone Mendola, Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana, Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua, Museo Etnoantropologico
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Museo Etnoantropologico ©
Museo Etnoantropologico
Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento ©

1
night
Modica

Modica ©
Modica is a city and comune of 54.456 inhabitants in the Province of Ragusa, Sicily, southern Italy. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu, see the interesting displays at Museo del Costume, examine the collection at Museo degli Arnesi di Una Volta, thenexamine the collection at Museo della Memoria, and finally examine the collection at Mulino ad Acqua - Museo Cavallo d'Ispica.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Modica sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Agrigento to Modica in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Agrigento, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Modica, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Syracuse.

Things to do in Modica

Museums

Side Trip

Scicli
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Mulino ad Acqua - Museo Cavallo d'Ispica ©
A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu ©
A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu
Museo della Memoria ©
Museo della Memoria

3
nights
Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi and Ceramicabianca. Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Siracusa and Monastero del San salvatore. Get out of town with these interesting Syracuse side-trips: Buscemi Paese Museo (in Buscemi) and Centro Storico (in Noto). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Teatro Greco, head off the coast to Ortigia, and examine the collection at Museo dei Pupi - Siracusa.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Syracuse trip maker.

You can drive from Modica to Syracuse in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Noto, Buscemi Paese Museo
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Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Teatro Greco ©
Teatro Greco

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