14 days in Sicily Itinerary

14 days in Sicily Itinerary

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14 days in Sicily Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Palermo
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Catania
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Agrigento
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
San Vito lo Capo
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Los Angeles

4
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Change things up with these side-trips from Palermo: Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale), Museo dell'Acciuga (in Aspra) and Cefalu (Cefalu Coast, Duomo di Cefalu, & more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo, admire the local landmark of Fontana della Vergogna (Fontana Pretoria), explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe dei Cappuccini, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Palermo trip itinerary planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Palermo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles to Palermo, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Catania.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Cefalu, Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese, Museo dell'Acciuga, La Bottega nella Roccia, Duomo di Monreale
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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Catania: Villa Romana del Casale (in Piazza Armerina), Villa Comunale (in Taormina) and Syracuse (Palazzo Benevantano del Bosco, Duomo di Siracusa, & more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico and make a trip to Piazza Duomo.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Catania driving holiday site .

You can drive from Palermo to Catania in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Agrigento.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Syracuse, Villa Romana del Casale, Villa Comunale, Centro Storico, Ragusa Ibla
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Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa
Villa Romana del Casale
Villa Romana del Casale

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 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi, then take in nature's colorful creations at Il Giardino della Kolymbethra, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Valle dei Templi.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Agrigento visit planner.

Traveling by car from Catania to Agrigento takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Agrigento can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Scala dei Turchi
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Il Giardino della Kolymbethra ©
Il Giardino della Kolymbethra

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Vito lo Capo: Grotta Mangiapane (in Custonaci) and Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro (in Castellammare del Golfo). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario Di San Vito, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Macari.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read San Vito lo Capo trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Agrigento to San Vito lo Capo takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 67°F. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Grotta Mangiapane, Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Spiaggia di Macari ©
Spiaggia di Macari

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