7 days in Sicily Itinerary

7 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Catania
— 1 night
2
Piazza Armerina
— 2 nights
3
Syracuse
— 3 nights

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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 19th (Sun), ponder the design of Fontana dell'Amenano and then steep yourself in history at Piazza Duomo.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Catania trip itinerary maker site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Catania is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Piazza Armerina.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

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

2
nights
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. Villa Romana del Casale has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Giardino Pubblico della Villa Comunale, don't miss a visit to Saint Maria of Monte, thenexamine the collection at Museo della Civilta Contadina, and finally steep yourself in history at Villa Romana del Casale. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Castello di Lombardia, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Sicilia Outlet Village, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Armerina.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Piazza Armerina holiday builder site.

You can drive from Catania to Piazza Armerina in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Syracuse.

Things to do in Piazza Armerina

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Caltagirone, Castello di Lombardia, Sicilia Outlet Village
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Villa Romana del Casale
Villa Romana del Casale
Sicilia Outlet Village ©
Sicilia Outlet Village
Museo della Civilta Contadina ©
Museo della Civilta Contadina

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Syracuse

Syracuse ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico della Neapolis, make a trip to Centro Storico, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia Calamosche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siracusa, thenadmire the striking features of Palazzo Benevantano del Bosco, and finally head off the coast to Ortigia.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Syracuse trip planner.

Getting from Piazza Armerina to Syracuse by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Noto
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Ortigia ©
Ortigia
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Duomo di Siracusa ©
Duomo di Siracusa

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