11 days in Sicily Itinerary

11 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Start: Denver
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
San Vito lo Capo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Palermo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Agrigento
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Taormina
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Catania
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Denver

1
night
San Vito lo Capo

San Vito lo Capo ©
A vacation in San Vito lo Capo offers a chance to enjoy a sheltered bay and a town with distinctive Arab-Norman architecture.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Vito lo Capo trip website.

Denver, USA to San Vito lo Capo is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to San Vito lo Capo, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Denver in June, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in San Vito lo Capo: temperatures range from 78°F by day to 67°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Palermo.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
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Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo

2
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Cataldo, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Mondello, thenadmire the striking features of Norman Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): make a trip to Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Monreale, thencontemplate the long history of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, and finally don't miss a visit to Quattro Canti.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Palermo online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from San Vito lo Capo to Palermo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Duomo di Monreale
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Scala dei Turchi, explore the ancient world of Valle dei Templi, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa San Nicola, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Agrigento trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Palermo to Agrigento takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in June, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Taormina.

Things to do in Agrigento

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Scala dei Turchi
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Chiesa San Nicola ©
Chiesa San Nicola

2
nights
Taormina

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes EtnaExcursion.it. On the 19th (Wed), see EtnaExcursion.it, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Taormina, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Isola Bella, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa del Varo, walk around Villa Comunale, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Le Gole dell'Alcantara, and finally learn about winemaking at Gambino Vini.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Taormina trip maker site.

Drive from Agrigento to Taormina in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Catania.

Things to do in Taormina

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Le Gole dell'Alcantara, EtnaExcursion.it, Gambino Vini
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Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
EtnaExcursion.it ©
EtnaExcursion.it
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale

3
nights
Catania

Catania ©
The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza Duomo and Chiesa di San Giuliano. Kids will enjoy Basilica Catedrale Sant'Agata V.M. Catania and Dolphin & Whale Watching. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Monastero dei Benedettini, see the interesting displays at Polo Tattile Multimediale, ponder the design of Fontana dell'Amenano, and don't miss a visit to Terme della Rotonda.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Catania day trip app.

Traveling by car from Taormina to Catania takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Catania

Museums Outdoors Tours
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Monastero dei Benedettini ©
Monastero dei Benedettini
Piazza Duomo ©
Piazza Duomo
Basilica Catedrale Sant'Agata V.M. Catania ©

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