36 days in Sicily Itinerary

36 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Catania
— 1 night
2
Palermo
— 1 night
3
Trapani
— 2 nights
4
San Vito lo Capo
— 2 nights
5
Marsala
— 3 nights
6
Mazara del Vallo
— 11 nights
7
Sciacca
— 5 nights
8
Marinella di Selinunte
— 5 nights
9
Piazza Armerina
— 4 nights
10
Buccheri
— 1 night

1
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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.
On the 29th (Fri), stop by Made in Sicily Taormina, walk around Villa Comunale, explore the ancient world of Ancient Theatre of Taormina, thenstep off the mainland to explore Isola Bella, and finally don't miss a visit to Corso Umberto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Piazza Duomo, thentake an in-depth tour of Monastero dei Benedettini, and then see Off-Road Tours.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Catania. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Palermo.

Things to do in Catania

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): admire the striking features of Norman Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Mondello, steep yourself in history at Catacombe dei Cappuccini, thendon't miss a visit to Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally don't miss a visit to Quattro Canti.

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You can drive from Catania to Palermo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Trapani.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Cattedrale di Palermo ©
Cattedrale di Palermo
Spiaggia di Mondello ©
Spiaggia di Mondello
Norman Palace ©
Norman Palace

2
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Trapani

Trapani ©
Historically known for its importance in salt production, Trapani has gained recognition as an enticing but affordable vacation locale in Sicily.
You've now added Lungomare di Tramontana della Citta di Trapani to your itinerary. On the 1st (Mon), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Lungomare di Tramontana della Citta di Trapani, thenstop by Sicilia Bedda, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum Of Optical Illusions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Saline Di Trapani E Paceco, thendon't miss a visit to Chiesa Anime Sante del Purgatorio, thendon't miss a visit to Baia Santa Margherita, Castelluzzo di S.Vito Lo Capo, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Grotta Mangiapane.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Trapani journey planner.

You can drive from Palermo to Trapani in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Trapani sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to San Vito lo Capo.

Things to do in Trapani

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Grotta Mangiapane
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Museum Of Optical Illusions ©
Museum Of Optical Illusions
Grotta Mangiapane ©
Grotta Mangiapane
Riserva Naturale Saline Di Trapani E Paceco ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Macari. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Il sentiero di Monte Monaco and then identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Vito lo Capo trip builder.

You can drive from Trapani to San Vito lo Capo in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in San Vito lo Capo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Marsala.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro
Spiaggia di Macari ©
Spiaggia di Macari

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Marsala

Marsala is an Italian town located in the Province of Trapani in the westernmost part of Sicily. You've added Follow the Wind - Kitesurf Sicily, Mothia Transfer, Chiesa dell'Addolorata, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): do a tasting at CANTINA MARTINEZ dal 1866, learn about winemaking at Baglio Baiata Alagna, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dell'Addolorata, learn about winemaking at Marco de Bartoli, thengear up at Follow the Wind - Kitesurf Sicily, and finally get a dose of the wild on Mothia Transfer. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale San Salvatore, thencontemplate the long history of Kasbah Mazara del Vallo, thendon't miss a visit to Teatro Garibaldi, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Nicolo Regale.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Marsala route maker tool.

You can drive from San Vito lo Capo to Marsala in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Marsala when traveling from San Vito lo Capo in June, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Mazara del Vallo.

Things to do in Marsala

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mazara del Vallo
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Isola di Mozia (Mothia)/ San Pantaleo ©
Isola di Mozia (Mothia)/ San Pantaleo
Mothia Transfer ©
Mothia Transfer

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nights
Mazara del Vallo

Mazara del Vallo ©
Mazara del Vallo is a town and comune in southwestern Sicily, Italy, which lies mainly on the left bank at the mouth of the Mazaro river, administratively part of the province of Trapani.It is an agricultural and fishing centre and its port gives shelter to the largest fishing fleet in Italy.HistoryAncient townMazara was founded by the Phoenicians in the 9th century BC, with the name of Mazar (the Rock). Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Arco Normanno as well as Ex Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio. Get out of town with these interesting Mazara del Vallo side-trips: Porto Palo di Menfi (in Porto Palo) and Sciacca (Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca & Il Castello Incantato). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa e Monastero di San Francesco d'Assisi, steep yourself in history at Kasbah Mazara del Vallo, don't miss a visit to Teatro Garibaldi, and stroll through Spiaggia Sabbiosa a Mazara del Vallo.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mazara del Vallo online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Marsala to Mazara del Vallo in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Mazara del Vallo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 18th (Thu), you're off to Sciacca.

Things to do in Mazara del Vallo

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Sciacca, Porto Palo di Menfi
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Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca ©
Museo del Giocattolo Sciacca
Porto Palo di Menfi ©
Porto Palo di Menfi
Museo del Satiro Danzante ©
Museo del Satiro Danzante

5
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Sciacca

Sciacca ©
Sciacca, also Schiacca, is a town and comune in the province of Agrigento on the southwestern coast of Sicily. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oleificio Cantone Maria Rosa as well as Mercato del Pesce. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sciacca: Playa Lido Rossello (in Lido Rossello), Siculiana (Castello Chiaramonte & Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa) and Area Archeologica E Antiquarium Eraclea Minoa (in Eraclea Minoa). There's much more to do: get curious at Casa Museo del Sapone, don't miss a visit to Eremo di Santa Rosalia alla Quisquina, see the interesting displays at Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua, and get a taste of the local shopping with Chiesa Sconsacrata di S. Margherita.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sciacca trip planner.

Drive from Mazara del Vallo to Sciacca in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. On the 23rd (Tue), you're off to Marinella di Selinunte.

Things to do in Sciacca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Siculiana, Santo Stefano Quisquina, Playa Lido Rossello, Museo Degli Archi Di Pasqua, Planeta Spa
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ALOHA ©
ALOHA
Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa ©
Riserva Naturale Orientata Torre Salsa
Castello Chiaramonte ©
Castello Chiaramonte

5
nights
Marinella di Selinunte

Marinella di Selinunte ©
Marinella di Selinunte, also known as Marinella, is a southern Italian village and hamlet of Castelvetrano, a municipality in the Province of Trapani, Sicily. You've now added Selinunte Archaeological Park to your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Marinella di Selinunte: Ravida Azienda Agricola (in Menfi), Museo della Mafia (in Salemi) and Castello Grifeo - Museo Regionale di Preistoria del Belice (in Partanna). And it doesn't end there: mingle with the ghosts of the past at Poggioreale, explore the world behind art at Museo delle Trame Mediterranee, stop by Pensiero Contemporaneo, and contemplate the long history of Rovine della Chiesa Madre (Cattedrale) dei Santi Pietro e Paolo.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Marinella di Selinunte online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Sciacca to Marinella di Selinunte takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Marinella di Selinunte are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Piazza Armerina.

Things to do in Marinella di Selinunte

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Gibellina, Castelvetrano, Campobello di Mazara, Lido Selene, Torre di Porto Palo
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Selinunte Archaeological Park ©
Selinunte Archaeological Park
Riserva Naturale Grotta di Santa Ninfa ©
Riserva Naturale Grotta di Santa Ninfa
Ravida Azienda Agricola ©
Ravida Azienda Agricola

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Piazza Armerina

Piazza Armerina
Piazza Armerina is an Italian comune in the province of Enna of the autonomous island region of Sicily.HistoryThe city of Piazza developed during the Norman domination in Sicily, when Lombards settled the central and eastern part of Sicily.But the area had been inhabited since prehistoric times. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Piazza Armerina: Riserva Naturale Biviere (in Gela), Saint Maria of Monte (in Caltagirone) and Rocca di Cerere (in Enna). The adventure continues: make a trip to Villa Romana del Casale, gain insight at Domus Artis, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant’Ignazio di Loyola, and buy something for everyone on your list at Sicilia Outlet Village.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Piazza Armerina trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marinella di Selinunte to Piazza Armerina takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Buccheri.

Things to do in Piazza Armerina

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Enna, Riserva Naturale Biviere, Saint Maria of Monte, Sicilia Outlet Village
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Villa Romana del Casale
Villa Romana del Casale
Rocca di Cerere ©
Rocca di Cerere
Lago Pergusa ©
Lago Pergusa

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Buccheri

Buccheri ©
Buccheri is a town and comune in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily (Italy). Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parcallario Adventure Park into the Monti Iblei. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get in on the family fun at Parcallario Adventure Park into the Monti Iblei. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo Civico dell'Opera dei Pupi, thenidentify plant and animal life at Anaktoron di Pantalica, and then examine the collection at Buscemi Paese Museo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Buccheri trip planner.

Getting from Piazza Armerina to Buccheri by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Buccheri

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Sortino, Buscemi Paese Museo
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Anaktoron di Pantalica ©
Anaktoron di Pantalica

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