15 days in Sicily Itinerary

15 days in Sicily Itinerary

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1
Catania
— 2 nights
2
Agrigento
— 3 nights
3
Isola di Favignana
— 1 night
4
Palermo
— 5 nights
5
San Vito lo Capo
— 2 nights

2
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Monastero dei Benedettini and Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi. Get in touch with nature at Mt Etna and Ortigia. Step out of Catania with an excursion to Duomo di Siracusa in Syracuse--about 58 minutes away.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Catania trip itinerary planning tool.

Los Angeles, USA to Catania is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Los Angeles to Catania, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Catania, ranging from highs of 76°F to lows of 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Agrigento.

Things to do in Catania

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Syracuse
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Mt Etna ©
Mt Etna
Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Valle dei Templi and Chiesa di San Francesco. Take a break from the city and head to Scala dei Turchi and Monte Guastanella. Get out of town with these interesting Agrigento side-trips: Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca (in Sciacca), Museo della Zolfara (in Montedoro) and Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua (in San Biagio Platani). And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Museo Etnoantropologico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Pietro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci, and get engrossed in the history at Collezione La Gaipa.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Agrigento road trip planning tool.

Getting from Catania to Agrigento by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Catania in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Agrigento, with lows around 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Agrigento

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Museo Etnoantropologico, Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca, Museo della Zolfara, Chiesa di San Francesco, Monte Guastanella
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica, see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Matteo Sercia, and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Rossa.

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Do a combination of bus and ferry from Agrigento to Isola di Favignana in 4.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Isola di Favignana when traveling from Agrigento in October, with lows around 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches
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Spiaggia di Cala Rossa ©
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa

5
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Cattedrale di Palermo and Norman Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Museo dell'Acciuga and Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palermo: Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese (in Termini Imerese), Tempio di Segesta (in Calatafimi-Segesta) and Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Regionale "Antonino Salinas", admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Conte Federico, take in the exciting artwork at Regional Gallery (Galleria Regionale della Sicilia), and shop like a local with Via delle Absidi.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and bus from Isola di Favignana to Palermo takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to drive to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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

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.
On the 3rd (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Di San Vito. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Saline Calcara - Museo Parco Tematico and then examine the collection at Salina Calcara.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Vito lo Capo vacation maker site.

You can drive from Palermo to San Vito lo Capo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in San Vito lo Capo can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

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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