Five ideas for your holidays in Sicily: cities, sea, islands

holidays in Sicily where to goAre you seeking ideas where to go during your next holidays in Sicily? Good question: this island is big, its history ancient, and its nature spectacular. The possibilities for a trip are endless.

Before you go to Sicily, you have to decide: what kind of holidays would you like to have?

Travel

If your ideal vacation is to travel and see new places every day, then these two itineraries are for you:

  • seven-days eastern Sicily tour
  • north-western Sicily tour

Sea

One of the main attractions (but certainly not the only) of Sicily. It’s difficult to say which are the most beautiful beaches of the island, because they are really numerous. But since you need some advices, the parts of Sicily recommended for their beaches are two:

  • easter Siciliy beaches
  • wester Sicily beaches

Ilands

A solution recommended if you want a relaxing holiday. The most important archipelagos of Sicily are two:

  • Egadi Islands
  • Eolie Island

And here the abvious question: which of them? Granted that both archipelagos are to visit, Egadi are recommended if you want beaches and relax, Eolie are recommended if you like boat excursions and you want to see the other islands.

Cities

There are wonderful cities in Sicily. Places where there is everything for an unforgettable trip: history, art, culture, beaches, sports. If you’d like to have this kind of holiday, then the best destinations are three:

  • Palermo
  • Catania
  • Messina

The most beautiful places

The last idea where to go for your holidays in Sicily is a tour to see the ten most beautiful places of this Island: Taormina, Etna, Ortigia, Ragusa Ibla, Valle dei Templi, Favignana, Erice, Segesta, Cappella Palatina, Milazzo.

 

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