Immerse yourself in the diversity of the beautiful Sicilian coast. Ancient civilizations, prehistoric caves, Byzantine churches, Baroque buildings and majestic landscape – the island of Sicily have it all. The largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily has been an alluring destination throughout history – from the ancient Greeks and Romans, right through to modern day Italy. Sicily is home to a fascinating and vibrant mix of cultures as well as spectacular natural landscapes, including the magical volcanoes of Etna and Stromboli. On Historical Tour Of Sicily, you will have the chance to experience the very best this corner of the Mediterranean has to offer.
Sicily, at the geographical and historical heart of the Mediterranean, has been coveted, fought over and colonized for millennia. As such, the island presents a unique culture, best exhibited in its architecture, language and cuisine, which bears the stamp of the Phoenicians, Athenians, Romans, Arabs, Normans, Byzantines and Bourbons. This comprehensive Historical Tour Of Sicily introduces you to Sicily’s best known treasures, including its superbly well-preserved Greek temples, legendary Mount Etna and splendid Monreale Cathedral. Breathtaking walks with expansive views are the perfect way to experience special Sicily’s spectacular beauty.
With historical and cultural attractions across the island, Historical Tour Of Sicily enables you to stay in more than one location and includes hotels situated in towns and villages, on the coast, in the countryside, in historic locations and even some on the slopes of Mount Etna. Although very much a part of Italy, Sicily is also an island with its own distinct character. Alongside remnants of fine Greek temples, Arab inspired gardens and superb Norman architecture left by former invaders you will find magnificent scenery and of course delicious food and wine. On this tour you will learn of the island’s history to visit Europe’s most active volcano, Mount Etna, dine on local Sicilian food and gain as insight into the origins of the Sicilian mafia.
Browse through the most comprehensive selection of Historical Tour Of Sicily directly from the best local tour expert NEW TRAVEL SERVICES. Whichever aspect of Sicilian culture, traditions, gastronomy, and artistic heritage interests you, you can be sure that it is covered by our selection. Our tailor made tours and multicentre holidays are very popular for those looking for a different style of holiday and to explore their holiday destination.
History, amazing scenery, tasty cuisine, and so much more are waiting for you on this Historical Tour Of Sicily. So pack your bag and get ready for the trip of a lifetime!