8 days in Sicily Itinerary

8 days in Sicily Itinerary

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San Vito lo Capo
— 1 day
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Palermo
— 2 nights
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Agrigento
— 1 night
4
Catania
— 3 nights

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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 1st (Tue): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Vito lo Capo online tour planner.

San Diego, USA to San Vito lo Capo is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from San Diego to San Vito lo Capo, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in October, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Palermo.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your trip

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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
On the 2nd (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then contemplate the long history of Norman Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Palermo. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Cataldo, don't miss a visit to Palazzo Conte Federico, see the interesting displays at Museo dell'Acciuga, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Monreale, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe dei Cappuccini.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Palermo trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from San Vito lo Capo to Palermo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Side Trips

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Norman Palace
4.4
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Food Tours
5.0

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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.
On the 4th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Scala dei Turchi, then admire the natural beauty at Il Giardino della Kolymbethra, and then delve into the distant past at Valle dei Templi.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Agrigento trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Palermo to Agrigento by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Catania.

Things to do in Agrigento

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

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Must see
Valle dei Templi
4.7
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Geologic Formation
Scala dei Turchi
4.2

3
nights
Catania

Catania ©

Black Pearl of Ionian Sea

The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate the geological forces at Mt Etna. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siracusa and then step off the mainland to explore Ortigia.

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

Drive from Agrigento to Catania in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Agrigento in October, Catania is little chillier at night with lows of 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Catania

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Mt Etna
4.6
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Ortigia
4.8
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Duomo di Siracusa
4.7

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