Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 9 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 13-99 yrs
  • max group size 50
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-37921
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Palermo, Italy
  • Ends Taormina, Italy
Start in Palermo and end in Taormina, the trip "Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery" is a guided chill out trip that takes 9 days. You will travel through Catania, Lipari, Panarea and 6 other destinations in Italy. "Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery" is a group trip which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Embark on a journey that takes you from the mainland of Sicily to the enchanting Aeolian Islands. Set sail from Milazzo and let the beauty of this Mediterranean paradise unfold before your eyes. Immerse yourself in the rich history and breathtaking landscapes as you explore the captivating beaches and archaeological treasures from Palermo to Catania including the enchanting islands of Lipari, Panarea, and Stromboli. Indulge your senses with Sicily's culinary delights, and create memories that will last a lifetime in this remarkable corner of the world
  • Day 1: Welcome To Palermo
  • Day 2: Palermo > Monreale > Palermo
  • Day 3: Palermo > Cefalu > Catania
  • Day 4: Catania > Etna > Taormina > Catania
  • Day 5: Catania > Lipari
  • Day 6: Lipari > Salina > Lipari
  • Day 7: Lipari > Panarea > Stromboli > Lipari
  • Day 8: Lipari > Taormina
  • Day 9: Taormina Departure
  • 8-night stay in 4-star hotels, ensuring both comfort and quality throughout your journey
  • Daily breakfasts
  • 7 meals thoughtfully curated to showcase traditional Italian and Sicilian flavors, served either at the hotel or local restaurants
  • Group excursion by boat, from Lipari to the enchanting islands of Panarea and Stromboli with a packed lunch
  • Enjoy comfortable and air-conditioned transportation by bus from the second day to the fourth day, facilitating smooth and efficient travel between destinations
  • Private transfer from the port of Milazzo to your Taormina hotel
  • Private transfer from your Catania hotel to the port of Milazzo
  • Transfer from the Port of Lipari to your Lipari hotel
  • Private transfer from Milazzo Pier to your hotel in Taormina on the eighth day
  • You'll be accompanied by a knowledgeable multilingual tour leader from the first day to the fourth day, ensuring seamless communication and providing insightful commentary
  • Local guides or audio guides will be available when necessary, enhancing your understanding of specific sites and locations
  • Treat your taste buds to an array of Sicilian products during a tasting session in Palermo on the second day
  • Indulge in the iconic Sicilian combination of granita and brioche during a tasting in Catania on the third day
  • Engage in an enlightening visit to a honey factory in the foothills of Mount Etna on the fourth day with tastings
  • Group excursion by boat, from Lipari to the picturesque islands of Salina or Vulcano
  • Entrance taxes for the Aeolian Islands
  • Hydrofoil round trip between Milazzo and Lipari
  • Explore an array of captivating Sicilian cities, towns, and archaeological sites as outlined in the meticulously crafted itinerary
  • International or domestic airfare
  • 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
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery tour. You can cancel the tour up to 45 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 44 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 07 April 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 07 April 2024, a deposit of 371 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 44 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Sicily & Aeolian Islands Discovery tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

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