Extraordinary opportunity, that concerns smell and taste: that is the real meaning of the sicilian inspiration which always plays the right key.

Palermo, Catania and Siracusa thousand of attractions, in the religious sign of Saint Rosalia, Agata and Lucia, with the gourmet delicacies with arancini, cannoli, cassate and incomparable recipes, coming from ancient and rich history, the artistic and monumental treasures, the breathtaking sceneries.

Etna itself encloses a whole world, its irresistible attraction. If the Volcano and its fascinating eruption of lava recall the hell, an unanticipated nature will surprise and involve you in whole variety of activities, from the simple excursion through skiing sight sea.

Between the two biggest centers of Sicily lies the Pearl of the Jonio (Perla dello Jonio), Taormina, popular destination of international tourism and synonim for happy life (bella vita): the stroll on Corso Umberto through fashionable shops and open bar, the visit to Teatro Greco, the descent in the cable car through the amazing Isola Bella and the excursion up to the burgh of Castelmola will remain in your soul.

In Agrigento you will eat a pecorino ice cream walking in Via Atenea, captured  by the facades of wonderful buildings, to admire the best sunset ever in the Valle dei Templi.

In Messina, within the Duomo, you will discover the polyphonic organ, one of the biggest in Europe, a medieval treasure and the most elaborate mechanical and astrological clock in the whole world. You will gaze at artistic fountains which tell the myth of Scilla and Cariddi and you will lose sight into the largest port of the Mediterranean on the strait; here you will taste the most tasty swordfish.

Ragusa is the two souls city: the modern site and the charming Ibla, its baroque lounge which will let you to the Duomo of San Giorgio through magical and small alleys. You will be delighted to taste the famous scacce and mpanatigghi biscuits which, suddenly will meet with veal fillet and local chocolate.

In Trapani you will experience the attractive “Processione dei Misteri”, visiting the Isola of  Mozia and its  museum, and feeling to be part of the nature at salt-mines in Marsala and at Riserva dello Zingaro, ending at the medieval atmosphere of Erice, after eating red prawns specialities and the vastedda. From the port, you will reach the Egadi in short time.

Regarding the Island, how to forget about the black pearl of Pantelleria, Ustica and its depths and the Pelagie cristal water…

Enna, in the inner side, will thrill you being the European tallest city with its beautiful landscape of Rocca di Cerere, the Castello di Lombardia and the Torre di Federico. The fresh waters of Pergusa Lake guest migratory birds and extremely rare fauna.

In Caltanissetta you can’t miss the artistic masterpieces of XV century at Diocesano Museum, the ancient Church of Santo Spirito and the Rocca delle Donne, which overcomes the city.

 

☑️ A careful selection of things to do in the most beautiful Sicilian cities