EXPERIENCE AUTHENTIC SICILY
Sicilian Culture and History through its Food & Wines
Sicily… Sicilia. Fall under its spell in this unique private 12- day escorted tour!! This adventure takes you across the exotic island of Sicily from Palermo to the southeast baroque region of Modica and Siracusa and to the famous volcano of Mount Etna. Splendid coastlines and landscapes rich in contrasts, a compendium of the greatest civilizations and cultures of all time. Greeks, Romans, Normans, Arabs and Spaniards have all influenced the island’s history, art, architecture making its way to the kitchens of Sicily and its exotic food combinations.
Travel through the lands known as Le Terre Sicane where the rich soils give fruit to sustainable agriculture products that are at the heart of Sicilian cuisine.
Experience the island through ancient salt reserves, the hands of master artisans, local specialties, authentic Sicilian cuisine hands-on cooking class, visit markets, taste the wines of different Mediterranean soils like Mandrarossa, Cerasuola di Vittoria, Nero D’Avola, and the up and coming wines of Etna vineyards.
Be part of the Sicilian lifestyle, its traditions, and generously layered culinary history.
You may wish to arrive before the tour begins, or stay after the tour ends and we would be happy to assist you with trip proposals . You may also consider joining another one of our tours.