Be welcomed into the home of a local Sicilian family as you sit down to enjoy a special welcome dinner.
See Mount Etna with a Volcanologist to offer you a truly informative guide to this world-famous natural phenomenon.
Visit a local winery in Marsala and enjoy a light lunch and sampling of the region's famous sweet wines.
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These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises
Be met on arrival and transfer to your hotel. Tonight, be welcomed into the private home of a local Sicilian family for a welcome dinner
Stay: Two Nights, Palermo, Grand Hotel Piazza BorsaDaily :
Set out on a sightseeing discovery of Palermo. Later, enjoy a scenic drive to the south of Palermo to reach the town of Corleone. Gain a deeper understanding of its history during a visit to CIDMA, Corleone’s anti-Mafia museum. Afterwards, return to Palermo, where you will have the evening at leisure.Daily :
Travel to Erice then continue south and see the unique Salt Works Natural Reserve. Stop in Marsala, visiting one of the local wineries for a light lunch and sampling their famous sweet wine varieties. Tonight, enjoy dinner in a magical setting overlooking the temples.
Stay: Agrigento, Hotel Villa AthenaDaily :
Your accommodation is housed within a former 12th-century estate. Enjoy a guided tour of this intriguing historic property including its own cellar, followed by a wine pairing dinner.
Set out on a guided tour of the Valley of the Temples then head into the centre of Sicily and stop in Piazza Armerina to visit Villa Romana del Casale.
Stay: Ragusa, Eremo della GiubilianaDaily :
Experience the quintessential Italian automotive experience as you hop in a vintage Fiat 500 vehicle for a unique take on a guided scenic drive around the architectural wonders of Modica. Launched in July, 1957, the Fiat 500 was initially referred to as a Cinquecento, and was designed as an economical town car for post-war Italy. Today, it’s your stylish mode of travel.
After a Signature Experience, enjoy time at leisure in Modica before a walking tour of Noto, home to incredible baroque architecture.
Stay: Two Nights, Syracuse, Grand Hotel Ortigia, in a Sea View RoomDaily :
Today, enjoy a tour of Ortigia and visit the archaeological park in Syracuse. Later, choose your sightseeing activity.Daily :
This morning travel to Taormina and visit its Greek Theatre, still utilised for performances today. This evening, perhaps wander up to the top of a rocky spur, or absorb the sublime vistas from your hotel as you gaze out over Taormina and the sea beyond. Later, savour a farewell dinner in a local restaurant.
Stay: Two Nights, NH Collection Taormina, in a Sea View RoomDaily :
During lunch today, your very own volcanologist at Mount Etna will offer an unrivalled insight into this world-famous natural phenomenon.
Enjoy a Signature Experience this morning. During lunch, you’ll then spend time with a professional volcanologist who will share their expertise with you.Daily :
Your journey comes to an end today with a transfer to the airport.Daily :
Venture away from the regular tourist trail with after hours, behind-the-scenes or exclusive access in select locations.
Travel with no more than 19 other guests for a personalised journey, with opportunities to ask questions and learn more.
Your hand-picked accommodation offers the perfect blend of luxurious, unique and authentic properties.
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