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Sicily discover art, food and culture self guided or escorted

Discover Sicily food art and culture with luxury walking cycling and culinary tour, self guided holidays and small group escorted vacation.
"If someone should spend just one day in Sicily and ask: What should I visit? I would answer without hesitating... Taormina... This small village is only a landscape, yet a landscape where you can find everything to seduce your eyes, your spirit, your imagination." Guy de Maupassant
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Sicily culinary tour Guided, Private & Bespoke

Pilgrimage to the Sicilian food sanctuaries and wildest food market a unique cooking and walking vacation through authentic sicily

Trip details

Highlights:Discover Sicily food markets, delicious cuisine, hidden baroque jewels and remote vulcano trails
Dates: from April to Oct
Duration:7 Days | 6 nights
Starting:Palermo | Taormina     read more >>>

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Sicily Walking tour Guided, Private & Bespoke

Hike Sicily between sky and fire, exploring remote trails and wild food market... from Trapani to Taormina including the Etna volcano

Trip details

Highlights:Discover Sicily hidden trails, stroll Siracusa, Erice hill top town, hike its natural reserves and volcano,
Dates: from April to Oct
Duration:tailor made
Starting:Noto | Taormina     read more >>>

SICILY SELF GUIDED BIKE TOURS MODICA TO NOTO

Eastern Sicily self guided BIKE TOUR cycling from Modica to Noto and Siracusa

A self guided cycling holiday across the Noto Valley Unesco towns ...

Trip details

Highlights:self guided
Dates:March to November
Duration:6 to 9 days

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Etna volcano, Catania and schiena dell'asino guided chauffeured daily tours and excusions

Eastern Sicily self guided walking from the Madonie mountains to Cefalu'

A self guided walking holiday from the Madonie mountains to Cefalu' and the coast...

Trip details

Highlights:self guided
Dates:March to November
Duration:6 to 9 days

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Sicily self guided chauffeured tour, tailor made holidays

Sicily bespoke & made-to-measure self guided

The best way to tour Sicily and enjoy our exclusive itineraries independently with the confort of our private chauffeured service, and constant support behind the scene, while a few exclusive activities enhance your stay...

Trip details

Highlights:Exclusive luxury hotels, private chauffeured service, cultural walks & local support
Dates | Duration: from March to Oct | from 6 to 15 Days

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Etna volcano, Catania and schiena dell'asino guided chauffeured daily tours and excusions

Etna daily tours & trekking excursions

A private exclusive guided tour of the Europe's most charming and active volcano off road, above and under the ground with our local knowledgeable guides & geologist...
ideal for photo tours & shootings, trekking excursions and leisure sightseeing... Limited availability advanced booking required

Trip details

Highlights:Private bespoke & chauffeured,
Dates: year round
Duration:full day

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Sicily Cooking holidays and 1 day classes in Catania, Modica, Palermo, Agrigento

Sicily cooking short breaks

A cooking holidays or short breaks in sicily to discover the local cuisine through its culinary heritage, with the local chefs and producers. This tour is ideal for gourmand, foodies, wine lovers and pasta obsessed, gourmet and cooks of all leves, desirous to sample our sicilian cookery delights, pastry and cakes.

Trip details

Dates: year round
Duration:2 to 3 hours | 3 days | 1 week

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Trinacria, "the ancient name for Sicily" is the pearls of Southern Italy, the largest of the italian islands, surrounded by the Ionian, the Tyrrhenian and the Mediterranean sea, separated from the continent by the strait of Messina, a fascinating island reach of treasures and archaeological sites that tell the story and origins of ancient sicily, that you can now discover, understand and experience through a series of unique itineraries and proposal designed minded and independent travelers.

Nature have endowed all its wonders to this land, from mountains to hills and above all "il mare" the sea of Sicily, with its incredible colors, its crystal-clear water and the beauty of its seabeds, in no way inferior to those of other seas. The great Vulcano of Sicily are symbols of the irresistible beauty and vitality of this remote charming region. The Mediterranean Sea, with its many little islands scattered around the coasts from the Egadi and Pelagie islands from Pantelleria, Ustica, and the Aeolians fers unique and the intense scenarios, scents and flavors of unspoiled nature.
Our itineraries will let you tour and discover the entire island from Agrigento to Catania, Caltanisetta and Enna, including the province of Messina, Ragusa, Palermo, Trapani e Siracusa.
What to see
Etna vlcano is the greatest volcano in Europe, can be considered the top destination for all those desirous to walk unique and lunar landscapes and scenarios created by the several eruptions over the centuries.
Many natural reserves offer unique landscapes to those seeking parks and wetland where admire the numerous birds migrating and choosing Sicily for the richness and protected areas. The Madonie and Nebrodi parks along with the Volacinc wonderful of Pantelleria offer enchanting oasis and unique things like the Dammusi, old stone houses unique to this island, or the numerous grottos and oasis such as the Pertusa di Notaro cold cavity, the Valle del Bove or the grotta del Gelo and the Alcantara canion and river park, thick network of rocky channels of cold water wonderful gorge that make every country walk unique and unmissable.
Many islands, Unesco World Heritage site like the Aeolian Islands make Sicily a top destination. Lipari, Vulcano, Stromboli, Salina, Filicudi, Alicudi and Pantelleria volcanic islands offer many opportunities to explore the this fascinating landscape made of blue sea, small remote beaches with crystal clear water offering a delicious cuisine reach of fish and traditional dish.
More Unesco site welcome those visiting the province of Agrigento and its Valley of the Temples one of the most important areas of Magna Grecia, a landscape made of olive groves, almond orchards, citrus and vineyards in the shads of imposing ancient monuments, once the hearth of ancient Akagras Agrigentum.
What to taste in Sicily
Sicilians' passion and care for good food and genuine flavors is part of this region as much as the sun and the sea that surround it, and is testified in the warmth and exuberance of the population. The typical sicilian cuisine offer an endless variety of appetizer from crispeddi, to rice croquet schiacciate and vegetables before tasting the richest fish courses and meat dishes that the Mediterranean diet can offer Many Sicilian typical product are now protected by the DOP and ITG quality appellation to guarantee over for the genuineness of its ingredients. The extra virgin olive oil, the blod orange, the pachino tomatoes, the pistachio from Bronte, or the grapes the capers from Pantelleria including the prickly pears and the olives from Nocellara del Belice, are just some of the local product that distinguish the regional cuisine and make the food of Sicily typical and unique. Talking about cheese the offer is just as rich including the well appreciated Ragusano DOP and Pecorino cheese, the tasty sausages and salami from Sant'Angelo, the many type of crispy bread like the loaves of Dittaino. But is when it comes to wine of Sicily that the matter get really serious as Sicily has more vineyards than any of the other Italian regions competing with Apulia for first place as the largest wine producer, but Sicilians appear to consume less wine per capita than any other Italian. Sicily can be considered One of Europe's oldest viticultural regions still offering plenty of surprising producers from the supernatural wines of vittoria to the Etna wonders. Sicily's oenological history is an ancient one dating from the time when the island was part of Magna Graecia. One usually associates fine wines with eastern Sicily and the areas near Mount Etna, but many new wineries have sprung up across the island. Sicily's vintage wines are a magical creation, and many of the island's traditional wines and spirits are famous far beyond its shores. Several boast denomination of origin. Sicily has its own table and dessert wines, and a number of regional liqueurs. Some of the wines you will come across touring sicily and enjoying some of our tours span from Marsala to Zibibbo, Moscato and Malvasia, Inzolia and Grecanico just to name few. But Cabernet Sauvignon is also popular Nerello Mascalese, Carricante and Grillo will delights your sense along with the famous Nero D'avola or Cerasuolo.

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