Sicily Organised Trips

Agrigento & Piazza Armerina

Step back in time and discover the ancient ruins at the Valley of the Temples, which lie on the outskirts of the modern city of Agrigento. Witness 2600 years of history as you wander past well-preserved temples such as Concordia, Olympian Zeus and Hercules, before witnessing the intricate mosaics at the Roman Villa del Casale in the nearby town of Piazza Armerina.

Duration:

Full day

Price: Group tour price from £65 per person
Start time: 6am
End time: 7:30pm
Included/Excluded:

Included: Transfer, guide. Excluded: Entrance fees, food and drinks.

Other information:

Departs on Tuesdays and Fridays from Taormina.

Lipari And Vulcano

Embark on a full day adventure to the volcanic Aeolian Islands, situated off Sicily’s north coast. On arrival in Lipari, the largest of the islands and dominated by the peak of Mount Chirica, you can enjoy some free time to explore the old town. Next sail around the island, visiting the remarkable Faraglioni rocks and then cross the strait to the island of Vulcano and witness the Horse Cave. Later you will have the opportunity to swim in the warm, sulphurous seawater or just relax on the beach before returning to Taormina.

Duration:

Full day.

Price: Group tour price from £83 per person
Start time: 6:30am
End time: 7pm
Included/Excluded:

Includes: Transfer, guide, ferry tickets to islands. Excluded: Food and drinks, Eolian Island eco tax.

Other information:

Departs Monday, Wednesday and Friday from Taormina.

Palermo & Cefalú

Visit the north Sicilian towns of Palermo and Cefalù on a full day trip. In the harbourside city of Palermo witness the unique Arabic and Norman monuments, including the Martorana church and the cathedral. You’ll also visit the vibrant market that takes place in the city’s oldest neighbourhoods – Il Capo. This afternoon head along the coast to Cefalù where you can discover the historic city centre which is overlooked by the ruins of an ancient castle.

Duration:

Full day.

Price: Group price from £65 per person
Start time: 5:45am
End time: 7pm
Included/Excluded:

Included: Transfer, guide. Excluded: Entrance fees, food and drinks.

Other information:

Departs Wednesday and Saturday from Taormina.

Syracuse

The city of Syracuse is known for its rich history, ancient Greek and Roman remnants and being the birth place of the mathematician Archimedes. On this full day experience you will visit the Greek Theatre, the Roman Amphitheatre and the Altar of Hieron II. Next you will head to the historical centre of the city, which is situated on the island of Ortygia, home to the cathedral, the Temple of Apollo and Arethusa’s Fountain.

Duration:

Full Day.

Price: Group tour price from £53 per person
Start time: 7am
End time: 5pm
Included/Excluded:

Included: Transfer, guide. Excluded: Entrance fees, food and drink.

Other information:

Departs Monday and Thursday from Taormina.