21 days in Sicily Itinerary

21 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Palermo
— 5 nights
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Castellammare del Golfo
— 2 nights
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Agrigento
— 2 nights
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Calascibetta
— 3 nights
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Taormina
— 3 nights
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Syracuse
— 4 nights

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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Venture out of the city with trips to Termini Imerese (Scalinata di Via Roma & Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese), Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale) and Cefalu (Cefalu Coast & Duomo di Cefalu). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo, contemplate the long history of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, see the interesting displays at Museo dell'Acciuga, and admire the striking features of Norman Palace.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Palermo itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Palermo is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Palermo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Castellammare del Golfo.

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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace
Food Tours

2
nights
Castellammare del Golfo

Castellammare del Golfo ©
Castellammare del Golfo is a town and comune in the Trapani Province of Sicily. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then delve into the distant past at Tempio di Segesta.

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You can drive from Palermo to Castellammare del Golfo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Castellammare del Golfo are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Castellammare del Golfo

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Tempio di Segesta ©
Tempio di Segesta
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
nights
Agrigento

Agrigento ©

Valley of the Temples

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 13th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Scala dei Turchi, get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento, and then delve into the distant past at Valle dei Templi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Museo Etnoantropologico and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Seta Spa and Wellness.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Agrigento trip maker website.

Getting from Castellammare del Golfo to Agrigento by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Agrigento are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Calascibetta.

Things to do in Agrigento

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Spas

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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento ©

3
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Calascibetta

Calascibetta ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Villaggio Bizantino di Vallone Canalotto. Explore Calascibetta's surroundings by going to Agira (Agira Canadian War Cemetery & Abbazia di San Filippo), Basilica di San Leone (Sec. XII) (in Assoro) and Nicosia (Birrificio 24 Baroni, Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa San Giovanni Battista, examine the collection at Villapriolo Paese Museo, look for gifts at Ceramiche Sun Light di Marletta Clara, and explore the historical opulence of Castello Di Sperlinga.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Calascibetta trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Agrigento to Calascibetta takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Taormina.

Things to do in Calascibetta

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping

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Villaggio Bizantino di Vallone Canalotto ©
Villaggio Bizantino di Vallone Canalotto
Agira Canadian War Cemetery ©
Agira Canadian War Cemetery
Birrificio 24 Baroni ©
Birrificio 24 Baroni

3
nights
Taormina

Taormina ©
With its warm island weather and cliffside location overlooking the Ionion Sea, Taormina has been one of Sicily's most popular getaway destinations since the early 19th century.
Get out of town with these interesting Taormina side-trips: Linguaglossa (Etna Donkey Trekking & Gambino Vini) and Messina (Monumento a Don Giovanni d'Austria, Bell Tower and Astronomical Clock (Orologio Astronomico), &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Ancient Theatre of Taormina, get a tailor-made plan with Sicily Legend, go for a walk through Piazza IX Aprile, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Taormina.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Taormina day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Calascibetta to Taormina takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Taormina

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks

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Ancient Theatre of Taormina ©
Ancient Theatre of Taormina
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Villa Comunale ©
Villa Comunale

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Syracuse

Syracuse ©

Pearl of the Mediterranean

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Syracuse: Centro Storico (in Noto) and Ragusa Ibla (in Ragusa). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Ortigia, explore the ancient world of Teatro Greco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Filippo Apostolo, and Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio).

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Syracuse tour app.

Traveling by car from Taormina to Syracuse takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. You will leave for home on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

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Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla

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