Road Trip Around the Scenic Sicilian Coast

Self-drive Tour

14 nights / 15 days

Taormina, Syracuse, Noto, Agrigento, Erice, Palermo & Cefalù


Daily Departure
From March to October

An island as beautiful and historically rich as Sicily deserves to be experienced at a leisurely pace.

This two-week itinerary is a self-guided drive along the coast of Sicily. You will fly in and out of Catania or travel to the city by boat. Vehicle hire is possible in Catania.

Begin your drive heading south along the east coast of Sicily before traveling the island in a clockwise fashion. You will stop in major towns and small villages along the way and see important historic sites, experience this world-renowned wine destination, get to know the Sicilian people, and enjoy the unparalleled natural scenery for which this island is known.

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What's Included

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Syracuse
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Noto area
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Ragusa Ibla
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Menfi
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Trapani
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Palermo
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Taormina area

Meals included:

  • Breakfast Daily.
  • Ragusa: A charming dinner in the heart of Ragusa.

Rental Car

  • A self-driven rental car for 15 days; inclusive of Insurance based on 4 persons sharing 1 car. Pick up and drop off at Catania Airport.

Activities Included

  • Syracuse: Private Walking Tour “Neapolis Archaeological Park”.
  • Noto: 2-Hours approx. Private Baroque Walking Tour.
  • From Ragusa Ibla: Private Guided Tour “Ragusa, Ibla and Scicli with Dinner”.
  • Agrigento: Private Walking Tour “Visit the Valley of the Temples”.
  • Menfi: Food & Wine Tour “Olive Oil Tour with Lunch”.
  • From Marsala: Walking Guided Tour “Visit the most ancient Saline of Europe”.
  • From Trapani: Boat Tour of Favignana and Levanzo, the Egadi islands.
  • Palermo: Private Walking Tour of the City.
  • Taormina: Taormina Walking Tour with Greek theater Visit.

Optional Activities

  • Syracuse: Private Ortygia, the old town center of Syracuse.
  • Noto: From Avola – Boat Tour “Marzamemi Excursion”.
  • From Ragusa: From Marina di Ragusa port: “Private Sailing and Light Lunch”.
  • Erice: From Trapani “Trekking on the paths of Erice”.
  • Palermo: Palermo: 3-Hour Street Food and Local Market Tour.
  • Taormina: Sicilian Cooking Class & Market Tour.
  • From Taormina: Full-Day Etna, Wine & Alcantara Canyons Tour.

Brief Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrive at Catania Airport and drive to Syracuse.

Day 2 : Explore Syracuse and Journey to Noto.

Day 3 : Relax at the Vendicari Natural Reserve.

Day 4 : See the villages of Marzamemi and Ragusa.

Day 5 : Explore the Sicilian Baroque.

Day 6 : Visit the Valley of the Temples.

Day 7 : Drive to Menfi.

Day 8 : Drive along the Salt Road to Trapani.

Day 9 : Travel to the Egadi islands by boat.

Day 10 : Tour Trapani and Erice at your own pace.

Day 11 : Zingaro Natural Reserve and drive to Palermo.

Day 12 : Visit Palermo and Monreale.

Day 13 : Stop at Cefalù on your way to Taormina.

Day 14 : Stand on the summit of Mt Etna.

Day 15 : End of your trip at Catania Airport.

Download PDF - Detailed Itinerary


Wake up, in the accommodation type of your choice and enjoy another day of exploration.


These are in well-appointed comfort hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.


These are in quality four-star hotels or the best hotels available at each location at the time of booking. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC.


These are in luxury or charming hotels. All rooms are with private shower or bath and WC. Breakfast is always provided and is included in the price.

Not Included

  • Flights to/from Italy.
  • City Tax and Meals & Beverages.
  • Entrance fees to Attractions (unless otherwise stated).
  • Fees for ferries, tunnels, toll roads, parking of any kind or any other miscellaneous driving expenses.
  • Personal Travel Insurance (highly recommended).
  • Tips and gratuities to drivers and local guides.

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