12 days in Sicily Itinerary

12 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Palermo
— 3 nights
2
Agrigento
— 3 nights
3
Isola di Favignana
— 2 nights
4
San Vito lo Capo
— 3 nights

3
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Visit Santuario Santa Rosalia and Palazzina Cinese for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as San Giuseppe dei Teatini and Scuba & Snorkeling. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di S. Domenico e Chiostro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oratorio di Santa Cita, admire the landmark architecture of Church and Monastery of Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, and contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Maria dello Spasimo.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip maker site.

Florence to Palermo is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Santuario Santa Rosalia ©
Santuario Santa Rosalia
San Giuseppe dei Teatini ©
San Giuseppe dei Teatini
Oratorio di Santa Cita ©
Oratorio di Santa Cita

3
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.
Let the collections at Casa Natale di Luigi Pirandello and Il Castello Incantato capture your imagination. Get outdoors at Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa and Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Agrigento: Porto Palo di Menfi (in Porto Palo), Naro (Castello dei Chiaramonte & Chiesa del SS. Salvatore) and Sciacca (Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca & Casa Museo del Sapone). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci, contemplate the long history of Monastero Santo Spirito, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Nicola, and delve into the distant past at Temple of Vulcano (Hefestos).

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Agrigento itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Palermo to Agrigento in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August in Agrigento, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sciacca, Naro, Porto Palo di Menfi, Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima, Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa
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Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima ©
Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima
Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa ©
Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci

2
nights
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 26th (Mon), examine the collection at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Beach, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Santa Caterina. On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Madre Maria SS. Immacolata, don't miss a visit to Villa Margherita Giardini Ipogei, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Scalo Cavallo, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Grotta del Pozzo.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Isola di Favignana trip site.

Traveling by combination of bus and ferry from Agrigento to Isola di Favignana takes 4.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Isola di Favignana when traveling from Agrigento in August, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Grotta del Pozzo ©
Grotta del Pozzo
Castello di Santa Caterina ©
Castello di Santa Caterina
Chiesa Madre Maria SS. Immacolata ©
Chiesa Madre Maria SS. Immacolata

3
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Santuario Di San Vito and Cattedrale di San Lorenzo. Do some cultural sightseeing at Chiesa di San Domenico and Chiesa Colleggio e Convento dei Gesuiti. Venture out of the city with trips to Palazzo Senatorio o Cavarretta (in Trapani) and Salina Calcara (in Nubia). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Stabilimento Balneare Al Sabbione, kick back and relax at Spiaggia Zero Barriere, explore the ancient world of Tonnara del Secco, and take advantage of the amenities at Lido San Vito.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Vito lo Capo itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Isola di Favignana to San Vito lo Capo takes 8.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in San Vito lo Capo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Trapani, Chiesa di San Domenico, Salina Calcara
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo ©
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo
Chiesa di San Domenico ©
Chiesa di San Domenico
Santuario Di San Vito ©
Santuario Di San Vito

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