The Splendours of Sicily | 2017

Tour Of Sicily From Palermo


Centuries-old monasteries and Norman churches. Ancient Greek temples and bustling Italian markets. Sicily is a living museum, wrapped in superb scenery that ranges from sheer gorges and a volcano to golden beaches. And our tour lets you in on it all.

The Back-Roads Difference 
  • Visit Palermo’s markets with a local guide and sample fresh-from-thefarm produce
  • Climb the iconic Mount Etna by coach
  • Dine on authentic local Sicilian cuisine
  • Hear about the rise of the mafia in Corleone and stroll the streets of beautiful Savoca, where scenes from The Godfather were filmed
Tour Inclusions
  • 7 nights’ accommodation in boutique hotels
  • Experienced Back-Roads tour leader
  • Luxury mini-coach transportation
  • Local guides in Palermo, Monreale, Corleone, Valley of the Temples, Villa Romana del Casale & Syracuse
  • European breakfast daily (B)
  • 2 x evening meals (D)
  • 1 x lunch
  • Marsala wine tasting
  • Included Entrances: Norman Palace, Palatine Chapel, Monreale Cathedral, Valley of the Temples, Villa Romana del Casale, Syracuse archaeological site and Syracuse Cathedral
What is not included in a Back-Roads Touring Tour?

Countries Visited

  • Italy

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8 Days, From
MAX 18



Tour Code: SIC17
Tour Type: Europe 2017 Tours