15 days in Sicily Itinerary

15 days in Sicily Itinerary

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

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo and Santuario Di San Vito. When in San Vito lo Capo, make a side trip to see Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro in Castellammare del Golfo, approximately Castellammare del Golfo away. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia di Macari and visit Cous Cous Fest.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Vito lo Capo trip planner.

Brussels, Belgium to San Vito lo Capo is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Brussels in August, expect San Vito lo Capo to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Palermo.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
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Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Spiaggia di Macari ©
Spiaggia di Macari

6
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Bring the kids along to Cattedrale di Palermo and Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Palermo: Cefalu (Cefalu Coast & Duomo di Cefalu), Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale) and Museo dell'Acciuga (in Aspra). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, make a trip to Palazzo Conte Federico, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, and admire the local landmark of Fontana della Vergogna (Fontana Pretoria).

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Palermo sightseeing planner.

You can drive from San Vito lo Capo to Palermo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cefalu, Sciacca, Poggioreale, Duomo di Monreale, Museo dell'Acciuga
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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Spiaggia di Mondello ©
Spiaggia di Mondello
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi, then take in nature's colorful creations at Il Giardino della Kolymbethra, and then explore the ancient world of Valle dei Templi.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Agrigento online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Palermo to Agrigento takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Catania.

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
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.
Family-friendly places like Mt Etna and Etna Donkey Trekking will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Catania side-trips: EtnaExcursion.it (in Trecastagni) and Syracuse (Duomo di Siracusa, Palazzo Benevantano del Bosco, &more).

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Catania trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Agrigento to Catania in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Agrigento in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Catania, with lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Catania

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Syracuse, EtnaExcursion.it, Etna Donkey Trekking
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Mt Etna ©
Mt Etna
Etna Donkey Trekking ©
Etna Donkey Trekking
Ortigia ©
Ortigia

2
nights
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
On the 28th (Wed), make a trip to Archivio Storico Lampedusa, then identify plant and animal life at Centro di Recupero Tartarughe e Fauna Selvatica WWF, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia dei Conigli, and finally don't miss a visit to Santuario di Nostra Signora di Lampedusa, Lampedusa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): kick back and relax at La Tabaccara and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Pulcino.

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You can fly from Catania to Lampedusa in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Catania in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 29°C in Lampedusa. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
La Tabaccara ©
La Tabaccara
Cala Pulcino ©
Cala Pulcino

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