Days 1-3 Taormina
Guided Tour of Taormina: enjoy its amazing, almost unique beauty, combining sea and sky and its Greek-Roman Theatre, one of the most striking monuments of the antiquity.
Full Day Ride on the Etna Volcano and visit of a boutique Etna winery, where the winemaker will be glad to explain the unique characteristics of the vineyards of this area.
Delicious Lunch in Randazzo with local food paired with local wines.
Days 4-5 Ortigia (Siracusa)
Entrance and Guide for the Archeological Park of Siracusa.
Visit Noto, called “Stone Garden” because of the incredible decorations on the buildings of the city, listed indeed among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites as one the most precious example of Baroque art in Europe.
Get captured by the beauty of one of the most breathtking wine Estate of Sicily that currently covers 51 hectares, where you will have Lunch and wines tastings.
Visit Ragusa-Ibla, the oldest part of the city rich of churches and Baroque buildings; stroll amongst a maze of narrow streets and steps which join the upper and the lower parts of Modica, a charming destination because of its splendid Cathedral and famous for its production of chocolate, similar to that used by the Aztecs at the time of the discovery of the New World.
Days 6-8 Agrigento
Cooking experience in one of the best Italian Estate and enjoy a delicious Lunch with your own prepared meal accompanied with local wines in the picturesque dining room with a wonderful view over the valleys and the vineyards,.
Stop in Caltagirone, renowned for its ceramics workshops. Reach Piazza Armerina to visit the mosaics of the Roman Villa of Casale, recognized a UNESCO Human Heritage site.
Guided Tour of “Valle dei Templi”: admire the finest of all ancient Greek sites, with one of the most complete Doric Temples.
Pamper yourself at your lovely country resort in Agrigento a few miles from the sea, located on a hill amongst olive groves where selected olive trees (some of them over hundred years old) produce a superb extra-virgin olive oil. Oil tasting and Dinner with local fresh products and wines at the estate.
Days 9-12 Palermo
Visit a wine Estate in Marsala, one of the most famous wine regions in Sicily and learn about the origin, the story and uniqueness of Marsala wine. Delicious Lunch at the historical cellar, with typical Sicilian delicacies and wine tastings. Travel between Trapani and Marsala on the Salt Way Road where the ancient tradition of harvesting salt from the sea is still practised.
Continue your western Sicily discovery to Erice, which was an important religious site associated with the goddess Venus, famous nowadays for marzipan candies and other delicacies like almond and pistachio pastries.
Full Day dedicated to Palermo: explore the real heart of this amazing city, including the colorful and picturesque open air food market of “la vucciria” or “ballarò”.
Admire the Duomo in Monreale, where the Arab-Norman art and architecture reached the pinnacle of its glory.
Lunch and superlative wine tastings in a beautiful Estate south of Palermo: be amazed by the gorgeous landscape and top notch cellars managed by eight generations of wine makers. Taste the superlative quality of these wines and enjoy a delicious Lunch made with local grown fresh vegetables.
Tour ends in Palermo.