12 days in Sicily Itinerary

12 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

4
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese and Museo archeologico regionale "Antonino Salinas" Polo regionale di Palermo per i Parchi e i Musei Archeologici. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cattedrale di Palermo and Duomo di Monreale. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palermo: Museo dell'Acciuga (in Aspra), Tempio di Segesta (in Calatafimi-Segesta) and Duomo di Cefalu (in Cefalu). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, make a trip to Nobile e Monumentale Chiesa dell'Immacolata Concezione al Capo, see the interesting displays at Palazzo Abatellis, and contemplate the long history of Palazzo Conte Federico.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Palermo journey maker tool.

Toronto, Canada to Palermo is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Palermo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Monreale, Museo dell'Acciuga, Tempio di Segesta, Duomo di Cefalu, Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese
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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Tempio di Segesta ©
Tempio di Segesta

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Valle dei Templi and Museo della Zolfara. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santuario di San Calogero and Chiesa di San Pietro. Change things up with these side-trips from Agrigento: Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua (in San Biagio Platani), Sciacca (Il Castello Incantato, Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca, &more) and Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana (in Cianciana). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento, examine the collection at Fabbriche Chiaramontane, learn about all things military at Museo Etnoantropologico, and explore the world behind art at Mudia_Museo Diocesan Agrigento.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Agrigento trip tool.

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 °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Agrigento

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Sciacca, Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua, Museo della Zolfara, Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana, Museo Etnoantropologico
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca
Museo Etnoantropologico ©
Museo Etnoantropologico

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 24th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica, examine the collection at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Rossa.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Isola di Favignana trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Agrigento to Isola di Favignana in 4.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Isola di Favignana can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Museums Outdoors Parks
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Spiaggia di Cala Rossa ©
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): visit Cous Cous Fest and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Saline Calcara - Museo Parco Tematico and then see the interesting displays at Salina Calcara.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Vito lo Capo trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Isola di Favignana to San Vito lo Capo takes 8.5 hours. In September in San Vito lo Capo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Nubia
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Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Saline Calcara - Museo Parco Tematico ©
Saline Calcara - Museo Parco Tematico
Salina Calcara ©
Salina Calcara

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