One day Sicily: departure from Taormina or Catania to Piazza Armerina and Agrigento to Palermo
Sicily Airport Transfer is ready to offer a one day tour from Taormina or Catania, which will take you to the Roman Villa del Casale in Piazza Armerina and the Valley of the Temples in Agrigento with last destination Palermo, the most significant city of Sicily.
The tour will be awesome to take us to the heart of Sicilian history at the times of the Greek and Roman domination of the island: reading its history will transfer you to the ancient times with the magnificence of the glorious past of this central region of the Mediterranean Sea.
Starting from your hotel, in Taormina or Catania, you will on board with our relaxed vehicles arrive at Villa Romana del Casale in Piazza Armerina, whereas per suggestion of our drivers you will visit, by yourself, one of the most important archaeological sites of Roman time.
This journey will take about one hour and 30 minutes. The villa is one of the most significant archeological sites in Sicily, Mainly Because of its 3,500 square meters of mosaics which covers the floor, and for the beautiful frescoes on the walls. A careful restoration project has brought to light perfect mosaics showing prospects of everyday life, hunting scenes and, above all, the story of art contains the famous women in their bikinis which define as the oldest example of this form of attire. At the conclusion of your visit, leaving the archeological site, you can try various typical Sicilian dishes in a nearby restaurant with an extra fee.
Then we will continue by car along the Mediterranean Sea to Agrigento. Here as per our suggestion and with an extra fee, you can visit the Valley of the Temples. An inclusive tour of the archeological site takes up to 2 hours. You can walk along the path which leads to the royal temples made by the Greeks. These inspiring structures, built in the Doric style in the 5th century BC, watch onto the rural landscape of Agrigento. The temples, among which Juno, Concord and Hercules stick out to be the most of their exceptional beauty and state of preservation, and all have been declared as the World Heritage sites by UNESCO. With an extra fee it can be possible to visit these archeological sites accompanied by local guides After that we will continue to your hotel in Palermo.
Immerse yourself in the Sicily of the Greeks and Romans, walk along the eminent Valley of the Temples, or Roman Villa del Casale. Travel comfortably in our cars, listen to music and enjoy the view throughout our journey. For finding the best of tour choose Sicily Airport Transfer!
- Liability insurance
Important Notes and / or conditions of delivery
Private tour. Departures every Friday from Catania and every Monday from Palermo.
The tour can be also purchased as private with daily departures.
- Touring by air-conditioned deluxe motor coach, van or limo
- English-speaking Driver
- Local guides are provided in Palermo, Agrigento, and Piazza Armerina
Price Not Included:
- Cooking lesson
- Optional trip insurance
- Transfers from airport to Palermo or Catania Hotel
- Fees to the archeological area or monuments
- Tips to local guides, motor coach driver or driver/escort
All not specified in "Price included"