32 days in Sicily Itinerary

32 days in Sicily Itinerary

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32 days in Sicily Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  14​h
1
Lampedusa
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Catania
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Agrigento
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Ferry:  4​h
4
Isola di Favignana
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Castellammare del Golfo
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Palermo
— 8 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Boston

3
nights
Lampedusa

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Lampedusa is known for beaches, wildlife, nightlife, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the pleasant surroundings at La Tabaccara, and make a trip to Archivio Storico Lampedusa.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Lampedusa online trip builder .

Boston, USA to Lampedusa is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. When traveling from Boston in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Lampedusa, with highs around 77°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Catania.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
La Tabaccara ©
La Tabaccara
Cala Pulcino ©
Cala Pulcino

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Catania side-trips: Villa Romana del Casale (in Piazza Armerina), Apicoltura Cannizzaro (in Caltagirone) and Syracuse (Syracuse Cathedral, Ortigia, & more). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, contemplate the long history of Piazza Duomo, make a trip to Corso Umberto, and wander the wide-open spaces of Gli Aromi Sicily.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Catania trip planner .

You can fly from Lampedusa to Catania in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Syracuse, Taormina, Ragusa, Linguaglossa, Villa Romana del Casale
Highlights from your plan
Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Agrigento: Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca (in Sciacca), Spiaggia della Rocca di San Nicola (in Licata) and Mulino Dell'acqua - Museo Civico Di Cianciana (in Cianciana). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Valle dei Templi, examine the collection at Cinema Paradiso Museum, Palazzo Adriano, Sicily, take in the dramatic natural features at Scala dei Turchi, and relax in the rural setting at Regaleali.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Agrigento attractions planning tool .

Traveling by car from Catania to Agrigento takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Agrigento, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 60°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Palazzo Adriano, Regaleali, Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca, Scala dei Turchi, Spiaggia della Rocca di San Nicola
Highlights from your plan
Valle dei Templi ©
Valle dei Templi
Scala dei Turchi ©
Scala dei Turchi
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca

4
nights
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.
Isola di Favignana is known for museums, beaches, wildlife, outdoors, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica, kick back and relax at Lido Burrone, stroll through Scalo Cavallo, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Isola di Favignana trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Agrigento to Isola di Favignana in 4 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Isola di Favignana when traveling from Agrigento in November, with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Castellammare del Golfo.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa ©
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa
Grotte bue marino ©
Grotte bue marino

4
nights
Castellammare del Golfo

Castellammare del Golfo ©
Castellammare del Golfo is a town and comune in the Trapani Province of Sicily. Explore Castellammare del Golfo's surroundings by going to Selinunte Archaeological Park (in Marinella di Selinunte), San Vito lo Capo (Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo & Santuario Di San Vito) and Nobiles Officinae (in Erice). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro, get to know the fascinating history of Porta Oscura e Torre Dell'orologio, look for gifts at Sicilia Bedda, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Tempio di Segesta.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Castellammare del Golfo trip planner .

Getting from Isola di Favignana to Castellammare del Golfo by car takes about 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Palermo.

Things to do in Castellammare del Golfo

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Trapani, San Vito lo Capo, Calatafimi-Segesta, Selinunte Archaeological Park, Nobiles Officinae
Highlights from your plan
Museum Of Optical Illusions ©
Museum Of Optical Illusions
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Tempio di Segesta ©
Tempio di Segesta

8
nights
Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Explore Palermo's surroundings by going to Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese (in Termini Imerese), Museo dell'Acciuga (in Aspra) and Cefalu (Mura Megalitiche, Lavatoio Medievale, & more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Cattedrale di Palermo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, contemplate the long history of Norman Palace, and admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Conte Federico.

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Traveling by car from Castellammare del Golfo to Palermo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Cefalu, Duomo di Monreale, Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese, Museo dell'Acciuga
Highlights from your plan
Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace
Duomo di Monreale ©
Duomo di Monreale

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