28 days in Sicily Itinerary

28 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Orlando
Fly:  17 h
1
San Vito lo Capo
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Agrigento
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Catania
— 8 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
4
Lampedusa
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
5
Palermo
— 7 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Orlando

4
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. Visiting Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro and Grotta Mangiapane will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to EL RIO Beach Bar in Valderice (about 40 minutes away). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get to know the resident critters at Nino Non Solo Vino Prodotti Tipici., stroll through Cala Tonnarella dell'Uzzo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario Di San Vito.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Vito lo Capo trip builder website.

Orlando, USA to San Vito lo Capo is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando to San Vito lo Capo, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in September, you will find days in San Vito lo Capo are a bit cooler (80°F), and nights are about the same (70°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro, Grotta Mangiapane, EL RIO Beach Bar
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Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Scuba & Snorkeling

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): delve into the distant past at Valle dei Templi and then take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Guastanella, see the interesting displays at Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana, and then kick back and relax at Cala Vincenzina.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Agrigento trip planner.

Getting from San Vito lo Capo to Agrigento by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Agrigento can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Catania.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cala Vincenzina, Monte Guastanella, Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana, Scala dei Turchi
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Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Monte Guastanella ©
Monte Guastanella

8
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.
Visiting Isola Bella and Ortigia will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Catania: Vivera Etna Winery (in Linguaglossa), Syracuse (Chiesa di San Filippo Apostolo, Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), &more) and Taormina (Villa Comunale, Corso Umberto, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Villa Romana del Casale, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Calamosche, and take an in-depth tour of A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read Catania trip planner.

Drive from Agrigento to Catania in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Syracuse, Taormina, Noto, Vivera Etna Winery, A Rutta ri Ron Carmelu
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Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) ©
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio)

5
nights
Lampedusa

Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Get outdoors at Spiaggia dei Conigli and Cala Pulcino. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at La Tabaccara and Cala Maluk. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Spiaggia di Portu Ntoni, kick back and relax at Cala Croce Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lampedusa travel planner.

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. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in September, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Centro Recupero Tartarughe Marine
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
La Tabaccara ©
La Tabaccara

7
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Get in touch with nature at Spiaggia di Mondello and Rocca di Cefalu. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Palermo: Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale), Cefalu (Cefalu Coast & Duomo di Cefalu) and Selinunte Archaeological Park (in Marinella di Selinunte). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale di Palermo, examine the collection at Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese, admire the striking features of Norman Palace, and steep yourself in history at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Palermo road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Lampedusa to Palermo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Cefalu, Duomo di Monreale, Scuba & Snorkeling, Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese, Selinunte Archaeological Park
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Spiaggia di Mondello ©
Spiaggia di Mondello
Scuba & Snorkeling

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