15 days in Sicily Itinerary

15 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lampedusa
— 1 night
2
Syracuse
— 4 nights
3
Agrigento
— 1 night
4
Palermo
— 5 nights
5
San Vito lo Capo
— 3 nights

1
night
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Santuario di Nostra Signora di Lampedusa, Lampedusa and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia dei Conigli. On the next day, make a trip to Archivio Storico Lampedusa, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Centro di Recupero Tartarughe e Fauna Selvatica WWF, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Sciatu Persu, and finally look for gifts at Il Pescato Di Lampedusa S.A.S. Di Costa Antonino & C..

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lampedusa itinerary planning website.

Milan to Lampedusa is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Milan in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Lampedusa, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
Sciatu Persu ©
Sciatu Persu
Archivio Storico Lampedusa ©
Archivio Storico Lampedusa

4
nights
Syracuse

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Centro Storico and Duomo di Siracusa. For shopping fun, head to Antica Dolceria Bonajuto or Art Gallery Marini & Pannuzzo. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Syracuse: Scicli (in Scicli), Noto (Chiesa Santa Chiara & Monastero del San salvatore) and Ragusa (Ragusa Ibla & Sudestasi Contemporanea). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Ortigia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giovanni Alle Catacombe, explore the ancient world of Teatro Greco, and take an in-depth tour of Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Syracuse trip simple and quick.

Fly from Lampedusa to Syracuse in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Noto, Ragusa, Antica Dolceria Bonajuto, Scicli
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa

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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 14th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento, thenexplore the ancient world of Valle dei Templi, thenstop by Panificio Dalli Cardillo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Agrigento trip planner.

Traveling by car from Syracuse to Agrigento takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Agrigento sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Palermo.

Things to do in Agrigento

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci
Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento ©
Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento

5
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Do your shopping at Regional Gallery (Galleria Regionale della Sicilia) and Via delle Absidi. Do some cultural sightseeing at Cattedrale di Palermo and Catacombe dei Cappuccini. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Palermo: Castello di Carini (in Carini), Cefalu (Oratorio del Santissimo Sacramento, Duomo di Cefalu, &more) and Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, don't miss a visit to Palazzo Conte Federico, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and see the interesting displays at Museo dell'Acciuga.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Palermo journey planning site.

Traveling by car from Agrigento to Palermo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Cefalu, Monreale, Bagheria, Castello di Carini
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Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

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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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo and Spiaggia di Macari. When in San Vito lo Capo, make a side trip to see Tempio di Segesta in Calatafimi-Segesta, approximately Calatafimi-Segesta away. There's still lots to do: look for gifts at La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico, stop by Cous Cous Fest, and admire the natural beauty at Giardini del Balio.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Vito lo Capo travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Palermo to San Vito lo Capo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In August in San Vito lo Capo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Erice, Tempio di Segesta
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La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico ©
La Pasticceria Maria Grammatico
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Tempio di Segesta ©
Tempio di Segesta

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