Strategically placed at the heart of the Mediterranean, Sicily’s changing fortunes under a succession of colonizers has left a rich array of historic sites to explore, from crumbling Greek temples to Roman villas, medieval fortresses and lavish Baroque towns. Our specialists can guide you as you plan your trip, using their first-hand knowledge of Sicily to help you decide where's best to go depending on your interests. Whether you only have time to see one set of ancient temples or want to visit the island's finest vineyards, they're there to guide you along the way.
You can learn about ancient history as you explore the Grecian Valley of the Temples, marvel at the intricacies of Byzantine mosaic work in Palermo, stroll along the sophisticated streets of Syracuse or venture onto the slopes of Mount Etna, Europe's most active volcano. Sicily is a many-faceted place to visit, and our specialists have explored the main sights and the lesser-known ones. They’ll carefully plan your vacation as an individual tailor-made trip to match your preferences.
Places to visit in Sicily
Featuring heavily on our experiences of visiting Sicily, these selected places are destinations that also prove consistently popular with our travelers. Our specialists can help you choose how to include them in your wider trip, based on your preferences.
Suggested itineraries featuring Sicily
Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Sicily, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.
Map of Sicily
Places & hotels on the map
Places in and around Sicily
- Agrigento Sicily
- Erice and Trapani Sicily
- Marsala Sicily
- Mount Etna Sicily
- Palermo Sicily
- Ragusa, Modica & Noto Sicily
- Syracuse Sicily
- Taormina Sicily
- Villa Romana del Casale Sicily
- Capri 312 kilometers away
- Sorrento 320 kilometers away
- The Amalfi Coast 322 kilometers away
- Pompeii 334 kilometers away
- Herculaneum 340 kilometers away
- Naples 344 kilometers away
- Matera 380 kilometers away
- Puglia 416 kilometers away
- Alberobello 422 kilometers away
- Fasano 433 kilometers away
- Ostuni 435 kilometers away
- Lecce 442 kilometers away
- Otranto 450 kilometers away
Our expert guides to exploring Sicily
Written by our specialists from their own experiences of visiting Sicily, these guides will help you make the most of your time there. We share both our practical recommendations and the best ways to appreciate Sicily at its best.
Accommodation choices for Sicily
We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Sicily. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.