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

    Nature reserve Parco dell’Etna

    Zafferana Etnea, Catania, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Taormina

    Destination Taormina

    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 Cefalù

    Cefalù, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Palermo

    Destination Palermo

    Palermo, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Gole dell'Alcantara

    Nature reserve Gole dell'Alcantara

    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 Modica

    Modica, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Noto

    Destination Noto

    Noto, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Ragusa

    Destination Ragusa

    Ragusa, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Scicli

    Destination Scicli

    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

    Restaurant Dé­jà Vu

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Lido Lido Moby Dick

    Lido Lido Moby Dick

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Church Santuario di Tindari

    Church Santuario di Tindari

    Tindari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Laghetti di Marinello

    Nature reserve Laghetti di Marinello

    Patti, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Oliveri

    Destination Oliveri

    Oliveri, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Milazzo

    Destination Milazzo

    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

    Nature reserve Piscina di Venere

    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 Rodì Milici

    Destination Rodì Milici

    Rodì Milici, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Nature reserve Vendicari

    Nature reserve Vendicari

    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

  • Marina Portorosa

    Marina Portorosa

    Furnari, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Tonnarella

    Destination Tonnarella

    Tonnarella, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Novara di Sicilia

    Destination Novara di Sicilia

    Novara di Sicilia, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Museum Parco Museo Jalari

    Museum Parco Museo Jalari

    Barcellona P.G., Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Marina Porto Capo d'Orlando

    Marina Porto Capo d'Orlando

    Capo d'Orlando, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Restaurant La Lampara

    Restaurant La Lampara

    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

  • Restaurant Da Pellegrino Ristorante

    Restaurant Da Pellegrino Ristorante

    Santa Lucia del Mela, Messina, Sicily, Italy

  • Destination Messina

    Destination Messina

    "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 Favara

    Favara, Agrigento, Sicily, Italy

  • Airport Aeroporto di Palermo PMO

    Cinisi, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Airport Aeroporto di Catania CTA

    Catania, Catania, Sicily, Italy

  • Airport Aeroporto di Trapani TPS

    Trapani, Trapani, Sicily, Italy

  • Airport Aeroporto di Comiso CIY

    Comiso, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy

  • Port Porto di Palermo

    Palermo, Palermo, Sicily, Italy

  • Port Porto di Messina

    Port Porto di Messina

    Messina, Messina, Sicily, Italy