Sicily Island Vacation with Aegadian Islands

Embark on a journey to the breathtaking Aegadian Islands, nestled off the western coast of Sicily, promising an unforgettable experience
Delve into renowned archaeological sites and uncover the hidden gems of Sicily's most picturesque towns. Immerse yourself in the pristine, crystal-clear waters off the western coast of Sicily as you explore the enchanting Aegadian island of Favignana. Cruise along the coastal expanse, allowing ample time for leisurely snorkeling and swimming. With a wealth of ancient history and a vibrant local culture, these tranquil Mediterranean islands offer not only natural splendor but also an exceptional culinary experience that is not to be overlooked
10 Days from $2889/person CAD
Food & Wine
Island Hopping
Off The Beaten Path
UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Primary Location

Sicily, Europe


Weekly Saturday departures from May to September


  • 9-night stay in 4-star hotels, ensuring both comfort and quality throughout your journey
  • You'll be accompanied by a knowledgeable multilingual tour leader from the first day to the fifth day, ensuring seamless communication and providing insightful commentary
  • Daily breakfasts
  • 4 meals in mainland Sicily, thoughtfully curated to showcase traditional Italian and Sicilian flavors, served either at the hotel or local restaurants
  • 3 dinners at your hotel in Favignana
  • Light lunch in the picturesque town of Modica on the third day, followed by another memorable lunch in the charming city of Marsala on the fourth day
  • Experience an immersive tour of a renowned chocolate manufacturer in Modica on the third day with tastings
  • Visit a local cellar in Marsala on the fourth day, where you'll have the opportunity to sample some of the finest vintages
  • Treat your taste buds to an array of Sicilian products during a tasting session in Palermo on the fifth day
  • Local guides or audio guides will be available when necessary, enhancing your understanding of specific sites and locations
  • Enjoy comfortable and air-conditioned transportation by bus from the second day to the fifth day, facilitating smooth and efficient travel between destinations
  • Embark on a group boat excursion around Favignana, tailored for a maximum of 12 participants, with lunch onboard
  • Round-trip hydrofoil tickets between Trapani and Favignana
  • Entrance fees for the Egadi Islands
  • Explore an array of captivating Sicilian cities, towns, and archaeological sites as outlined in the meticulously crafted itinerary

Not Included:

  • International or domestic airfare unless specified
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers
  • Travel insurance
  • Beverages during meals and additional meals when not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to monuments or museums
  • Local city tax for overnight stays
  • Visas required for entry into the country as necessary
  • Anything of a personal nature or that is not mentioned in included

Pricing Details

Click Book Online for pricing!

  • The extension to the Aegadian Islands is unescorted, allowing for greater flexibility and independent exploration without a Tour Leader or Guide
  • Excursions may be modified according to weather conditions
  • From price is CAD per person, based on double occupancy
  • The final price will vary and is also based on the month of travel
  • Prices are subject to change

Optional Extras:

  • Pre and Post Accommodation
  • Elevate your Sicilian adventure with these additional enhancements below:
  • Private Airport Transfers: Enjoy the utmost convenience and comfort with private airport transfers, ensuring a seamless transition from your arrival to your hotel and back to the airport at the end of your journey
  • All-Inclusive Entrance Fees: Explore Sicily's rich cultural heritage without any worries about entrance fees. All fees to monuments or museums as per the itinerary are included, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the historical and artistic wonders of the region
  • Room Category Upgrade: Enhance your stay by upgrading to a Superior or Deluxe room category at the 4-star hotels, adding an extra touch of luxury and comfort to your accommodation experience

Travel Privately

You can request to book this tour privately, travelling only with people you know.

Find out more



Your journey begins as you arrive in Catania, a city with a rich history and vibrant culture. You have the option to include a private airport transfer for added convenience and comfort. After your arrival, take the opportunity to unwind and immerse yourself in the charming Catania city center. Explore its historic streets, savor local cuisine, and soak up the unique atmosphere of this Sicilian gem.

Accommodation at the Il Principe Hotel, Catania, or similar


Depart after breakfast for Syracuse to explore the impressive Archaeological Park of Neapolis, the largest Greek colony in Sicily. Visit the captivating old town center of Ortigia, featuring the stunning Piazza Duomo and its magnificent Cathedral.

Continue on to Noto, renowned as the “stone garden” and celebrated for its UNESCO-listed baroque architecture. Stroll through the city center, marveling at the craftsmanship displayed by local artisans. Noto’s baroque structures boast intricate details, from elegant curves to floral motifs, creating a visual feast. Conclude the day with a journey to Ragusa, where you’ll check in at the hotel for dinner and an overnight stay. Meals: B, D

Accommodation at the Hotel Mediterraneo Palace, Ragusa, or similar


After breakfast at the hotel, explore the enchanting town of Ragusa Ibla, known for its stunning churches and the picturesque Ibleo garden. Continue your journey to Modica, where you’ll be captivated by its abundance of baroque treasures, all designated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Conclude your visit with a delightful tasting of local products.

Next, head to Piazza Armerina for a visit to the magnificent Villa Romana del Casale, a remarkable late imperial period residence and another UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Finally, transfer to your hotel in Agrigento, where you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner and a comfortable night’s rest. Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation at the Baia Di Ulisse Wellness & Spa, Agrigento, or similar


After a satisfying breakfast at the hotel, set out to explore the renowned Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here, marvel at the impressive temples of Giunone, Concordia, and Ercole.

Later, continue your journey to Marsala, a city steeped in history from Phoenician, Arab, and Norman dominations. Immerse yourself in a wine-tasting session to savor the distinctive local flavors.

Next, visit the famous Via del Sale, where the lagoon and the islands of Stagnone form a vast nature reserve of significant environmental importance. The salt marshes in this area represent one of the oldest salt mining industries globally.

In the evening, arrive in Palermo, where you’ll check in at the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay. Meals: B, L

Accommodation at the Mercure Palermo Centro, Palermo, or similar


After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, embark on a journey to Monreale, a town renowned for its remarkable Arab-Norman Cathedral and breathtaking Cloister. Following this visit, return to Palermo.

In Palermo, immerse yourself in the historical treasures of the Arab-Norman period. Explore the splendid Cathedral, the captivating Byzantine Church of the Martorana, and the Palatine Chapel, a remarkable testament to the coexistence of diverse cultures and religions.

While exploring, take a pause for a delightful culinary surprise at a local bakery. Conclude the day with a comfortable overnight stay in Palermo. Meals: B, L

Accommodation at the Mercure Palermo Centro, Palermo, or similar


After breakfast, enjoy a private transfer to the port of Trapani for a hydrofoil journey to Favignana, often referred to as “the big butterfly on the sea”. Favignana is not only the capital but also the largest island of the Egadi archipelago. The afternoon is free for you to explore at your own pace. In the evening, savor a delightful dinner at the hotel, followed by an overnight stay. Meals: B, D

Accommodation at the Aegusa Hotel, Favignana, or similar


In the morning, set off from the port of Favignana for an engaging boat tour around the island. Along the way, you’ll delve into intriguing historical anecdotes about the Tonnara Establishment and the influential Florio family. The tour will include stops at some of the most enchanting and historically significant coves.

Your first stop will be at Cala Rossa, characterized by its magnificent tuff quarries framed by the serene, crystal-clear turquoise waters. Following this, you’ll visit Bue Marino and Cala Azzurra, known for their ivory sands and the most translucent sea around the island. Lido Burrone will offer you a chance for a refreshing swim.

Later, a leisurely break for a traditional lunch will be provided on board once you reach the southern side of the island (Marasolo/Preveto). This is also an excellent opportunity for snorkeling or swimming to explore the picturesque cove.

In the afternoon, the tour will circle back to Favignana, making a final stop for a swim at Cala Rotonda, where you can indulge in some delectable coffee pastries. Meals: B, L, D

Accommodation at the Aegusa Hotel, Favignana, or similar


After breakfast, relish a day of leisure to wander and uncover the treasures of this enchanting island. Meander between the two charming town squares, allowing yourself to be captivated by the traditional Mediterranean architecture, adorned with white plaster and accented by windows in shades of blue and green. For those who adore the water, there’s the opportunity to take a refreshing dip in one of the island’s splendid “creeks.”

Alternatively, you may opt for an additional adventure—a boat trip to Levanzo, a picturesque fishing village. Here, you can indulge in delightful treats like granitas or homemade ice cream.

In the evening, relish a delightful dinner at the hotel, followed by a comfortable overnight stay. Meals: B, D

Accommodation at the Aegusa Hotel, Favignana, or similar


Make the most of your final morning in Favignana, as by early afternoon, you’ll be returning to Trapani. Spend the afternoon immersing yourself in the captivating historic center of Trapani. With ties to Carthage, Rome’s historical adversary, Trapani preserves remnants of its illustrious history—a crossroads of diverse cultures, peoples, and a rich tapestry of historical events. Meals: B, D

Accommodation at the Hotel Punta Tipa, Trapani, or similar


As your captivating journey through Sicily and the Egadi Islands comes to an end, enjoy a final breakfast at the hotel before concluding our services. Should you require it, we offer the option of arranging private transfers to the airport or any other desired destination. Safe travels! Meals: B

    Please provide your contact details

    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

      Please provide your contact details

      This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

      Shopping Cart