Guide with tips, suggestions and information for your holiday in Sicily

For your holidays in Sicily, here you will find everything you need to know. From the arrival through excursions to the sicilian cuisine. Sicily ("Sicilia" in Italian and Sicilian), with an area of 25.426 km², is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. The coastline is 1.152 kilometres long. Along with surrounding minor islands, it constitutes one of the autonomous regions of the Italian Republic. Sicily is located south-east of Italy's boot tip and is the remnant of a land bridge which once connected Europe and Africa. The most remarkable geographical feature of the island is Mount Etna, the largest active volcano in Europe. The largest cities are Palermo, Catania, Messina, and Syracuse. Palermo is also the capital of the autonomous region of Sicily.

  • Nature reserve Parco dell’Etna

    Parco dell’Etna
    Nature reserve in Sicily

    Zafferana Etnea, Catania, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Taormina

    Destination in Sicily

    If you are on holiday in Sicily, you can not miss the city of Taormina. This was already written by the german artist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

    Taormina, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Cefalù

    Destination in Sicily

    Cefalù, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Palermo

    Destination in Sicily

    Palermo, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Gole dell'Alcantara

    Gole dell'Alcantara
    Nature reserve in Sicily

    The gorges of 'Alcantara give us a unique scenery in the world, an unmissable and wonderful place.Ideal for the lovers of nature and excursions.

    Motta Camastra, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Modica

    Destination in Sicily

    Modica, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Noto

    Destination in Sicily

    Noto, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Ragusa

    Destination in Sicily

    Ragusa, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Scicli

    Destination in Sicily

    Scicli situated in a natural setting of rare beauty like the Val di Noto, has been declared a natural heritage of UNESCO with Ragusa, Modica and Noto.

    Scicli, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Restaurant Dé­jà Vu

    Dé­jà Vu
    Restaurant in Sicily

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Church Santuario di Tindari

    Santuario di Tindari
    Church in Sicily

    Tindari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Laghetti di Marinello

    Laghetti di Marinello
    Nature reserve in Sicily

    Patti, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Oliveri

    Destination in Sicily

    Oliveri, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Lido Lido Moby Dick

    Lido Moby Dick
    Lido in Sicily

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Milazzo

    Destination in Sicily

    Milazzo, belongs to the circle of the most beautiful villages in Italy thanks to it's beautiful monuments, such as the majestic and imposing castle.

    Milazzo, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Piscina di Venere

    Piscina di Venere
    Nature reserve in Sicily

    For hikers, nature enthusiasts, snorkelers, divers and explorers the Piscina di Venere on the Capo di Milazzo in Sicily is highly recommended. 

    Milazzo, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Trapani

    Destination in Sicily

    Trapani, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Restaurant WineHouse Trapani

    WineHouse Trapani
    Restaurant in Sicily

    Trapani, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Saline di Trapani e Paceco

    Saline di Trapani e Paceco
    Nature reserve in Sicily

    Nubia, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Erice

    Destination in Sicily

    Erice, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Santo Stefano di Camastra

    Santo Stefano di Camastra
    Destination in Sicily

    Wonderful village in Italy, located in Sicily between the sea and the mountains, where art, colors, culture and tradition mix together.

    Santo Stefano di Camastra, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Marzamemi

    Destination in Sicily

    Marzamemi, Siracusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Vendicari

    Nature reserve in Sicily

    Snorkeling in the crystal clear sea, bird watching or hiking in the nature - the nature reserve Vendicari in the south of Sicily offers a lot more.

    Noto, Siracusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Acireale

    Destination in Sicily

    Acireale, Catania, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Novara di Sicilia

    Novara di Sicilia
    Destination in Sicily

    Novara di Sicilia, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Rodì Milici

    Rodì Milici
    Destination in Sicily

    Rodì Milici, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Marina Portorosa

    Marina in Sicily

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Tonnarella

    Destination in Sicily

    Tonnarella, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Restaurant La Lampara

    La Lampara
    Restaurant in Sicily

    The restaurant La Lampara offers a great location with a terrace right on the sea and a great selection of sicilian dishes like fish and pizza.

    Terme Vigliatore, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Museum Parco Museo Jalari

    Parco Museo Jalari
    Museum in Sicily

    Barcellona P.G., Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Marina Porto Capo d'Orlando

    Porto Capo d'Orlando
    Marina in Sicily

    Capo d'Orlando, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Restaurant Da Pellegrino Ristorante

    Da Pellegrino Ristorante
    Restaurant in Sicily

    Santa Lucia del Mela, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Messina

    Destination in Sicily

    "Do you know the land where the cedars bloom? Splendon among the brown leaves oranges of gold, for the azure sky a gentle zephyr blows ...." (Goethe)

    Messina, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Favara

    Destination in Sicily

    Favara, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy

  • Aeroporto di Palermo PMO
    Airport in Sicily

    Cinisi, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Aeroporto di Catania CTA
    Airport in Sicily

    Catania, Catania, Sicily, Italy

  • Aeroporto di Trapani TPS
    Airport in Sicily

    Trapani, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Aeroporto di Comiso CIY
    Airport in Sicily

    Comiso, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Porto di Palermo
    Port in Sicily

    Palermo, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Port Porto di Messina

    Porto di Messina
    Port in Sicily

    Messina, Messina, Sicily, Italy