What to do in Sicily in October? We have 5 ideas for your journey
- Published: 7 settembre 2015
- Category: Places to See
Good weather, pleasant temperatures for a plunge in the sea, not crowded, lower prices compared to high season: in other words, Sicily in October has all the characteristics for a lovely journey. It is no coincidence if this is the destination that you have chosen. All that now you need to know is what to do and to see during the vacation.
1. Eastern Sicily
History, art and nature: these are the three main characteristics of Sicily east coast. What we propose is a seven-days tour that will take you to see some of the most beautiful places that you can find on this island: Messina, Taormina, Catania, Etna, Syracuse. Five places that represent the best that Sicily can offer.
2. Northwestern Sicily
Another seven-days tour, this time along the northwestern coast of Sicily. The starting point, and it could not be otherwise, is Palermo, the capital city of the island. Then, you will visit Isola delle Femmine, Castellammare del Golfo, San Vito Lo Capo, Erice, Cefalù, Favignana. And you will spend the last day in Trapani. This is a journey, literally, between beaches and culture.
3. The “places of Montalbano”
If you’re a fan of the famous police commissioner created by the writer Andrea Camilleri, you will book the tickets now. If you are not, this will be an opportunity to discover one of the most beautiful cities and provinces of Sicily. Scicli, Donnalucata, Sampieri, Punta Secca and especially the Baroque Ragusa are the places where the stories of Montalbano take place.
4. The beaches
As you surely know, the weather of Sicily during October is pleasant. If you want to spend a holiday dedicated only to sun, sand and relaxation, then the beaches of western Sicily are good for you: Addaura, San Vito Lo Capo and Scopello are just some of the recommended places. Where the sea is warm even in autumn.
5. The most beautiful places of Sicily
Finally, a holiday in October might be the perfect occasion to see the 10 most beautiful places in Sicily: Taormina, Etna, Ortigia, Ragusa Ibla, Valle dei Templi, Favignana, Erice, Segesta, Cappella Palatina and Milazzo. A 10 legs tour that you will not forget so easily, we can guarantee.
These are our guidelines if you are looking for ideas to visit in Sicily in October. You have chosen the route for you? If so, now you just have to book the trip.
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