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Rome and Essential Sicily (Palermo - Agrigento - Taormina - Catania)
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This is a suggested independent itinerary that you customize. Please select the best flights, hotels, trains, activities, transportation and number of nights in each destination to fit your needs.
Italy`s boot!. Combine pleasant stays in Rome (the Eternal City, with its stunning architecture like the Colosseum and the Roman Forum and delicious food) with the essential highlights of Sicily Island; including the grit and glam of: Palermo (noted for its history, culture, architecture and outdoor street markets), the Greek influenced of Agrigento (with its Valley of the Temples) and Taormina (with its famous Ancient Greek Theatre) and the youthful and energetic Catania (cultural, artistic, economical and political centre in Sicily, with imposing mountains and marine reserves). Intercity flights and transfers connect these destinations. This is a flexible vacation package. Select your number of nights in each city, desired hotel and activities.

This 11 night sample itinerary includes:
  • Flight into Rome and out of Catania
  • Hotel for 3 nights in Rome
  • Flight from Rome to Palermo
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Palermo
  • Transfer from Hotel in Palermo to Hotel in Agrigento via Castello di Caccamo
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Agrigento
  • Transfer from hotel in Agrigento to Hotel in Taormina
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Taormina
  • Transfer from Hotel in Taormina to Hotel in Catania
  • Hotel for 2 nights in Catania

Price history for this itinerary (past 7 days):
From Atlanta ATL (GA), US for 11 nights
2306.67 * incl.tax
From Chicago CHI (All Airports)(IL), US for 11 nights
2172.51 * incl.tax
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Rome (397)     Palermo (Sicily) (12)     Catania (Sicily) (9)     Taormina (Sicily) (8)     Agrigento (Sicily) (6)    
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1. Rome
  494 hotels
2. Palermo (Sicily)
   (85 hotels)
3. Agrigento (Sicily)
   (45 hotels)
4. Taormina (Sicily)
   (92 hotels)
5. Catania (Sicily)
   (67 hotels)
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3 nights in Rome

Rome is undeniably stunning, from its rich ancient culture, must try pizzas and coffees or just experience a touch of Europe. This city is packed full of sights, with thousands of years of history layered upon itself - you'll find everything here from Roman ruins to Renaissance art. It's also home to fantastic food, the Vatican City, and sights galore!

Explore the Roman Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine; Discover the Vatican, the smallest independent state in the world; Throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain; Marvel at the Pantheon; Sit on the Spanish Steps; Wander the Piazzas; Eat the best Gelato in Rome; Climb Palatine Hill; Walk the Ancient Appian Way; Go to the Vatican Museums and so much more!.



2 nights in Palermo (Sicily)

Known as a bridge between the East and West, thanks to its geographic location on the northwestern shore of Sicily, this Italian city is the island's center of tourism. Travelers will discover plenty of historic and cultural attractions in Palermo - the result of a long and dramatic history of conquest. Years of transitioning between Phoenician, Arab, Byzantine, and Roman rule can be seen today in a city full of souk-like bazaars, diverse architectural styles, and a large variety of cuisine.

Discover The Cathedral, The Three Markets (Ballarò, Vucciria, Capo), Pizza at Pollicino, Mondello, Teatro Massimo, Castello Utveggio on the top of Mt. Pellegrino, Chiesa della Martorana - a Byzantine Church, Teatro Massimo (3rd largest theatre in Erope), Quattro Canti (represents the four primary districts) and Piazza Pretoria, and so much more.



2 nights in Agrigento (Sicily)

Agrigento was built in the hilly countryside just off the southern coast of Sicily, on top of the ancient Greek colong town of Akragas. It is known for impressive Greek temples. Located just outside of the city, the Valley of the Temples (Parco Archeologico Valle dei Templi) is the site of the best-preserved Doric temples outside Greece. It`s been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997. The Greek poet Pindar once called it `the most beautiful city of those inhabited by mortals.`

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
The Valley of the Temples; The Cathedral; The Old Town; Scala Dei Turchi (Stairs of the Turks); The Regional Archaeological Museum; San Lorenzo; Monastero di Santo Spirito; Agigento`s beaches and so much more!



2 nights in Taormina (Sicily)

Taormina is perched on a series of high terraces overhung with tropical gardens overlooking a breath taking coastline and views of Mount Etna. It oozes elegance, style and glamour which has been created by a rich history full of romantic myths, legends and love stories. The town is full of beautiful flower draped villas and palazzos amongst candlelit narrow alleys with boutiques, cafes and restaurants on the pedestrianised Corso Umberto.

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
Teatro Greco (Greek Theater); Townscape, the town itself is a pleasure to stroll, lined with romantic buildings and stunning views; Piazza IX Aprile and San Giuseppe; Cattedrale di San Nicola; Via Circonvallazione, Latomia dei Cappuccini (Quarries); Isola Bella (Beautiful Island); Porta Catania and Palazzo Duca di Santo Stéfano; Palazzo Corvaia; Villa Comunale; Sant'Agostino, and so much more!



2 nights in Catania (Sicily)

Catania is the second-largest city in Sicily and is located on the east coast of this Italian southern island. Considering its cultural importance, its position and weather, and its enchanting views of past and present alike, it is the perfect place to visit. Baroque architecture, Roman ruins, tasty cuisine, sizzling volcanoes and Sicilian spirit await you in Catania.

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
The attractive square of Piazza Duomo; The World Famous Fish Market; Mount Etna; Teatro Romano (Roman Theater); Stroll down the elegant street of Via Etnea; The Cathedral of Sant`Agata; Castello Ursino; Discover collections from the area at Museo Civico; Explore one of the biggest One of the biggest Benedictine monasteries in Europe, Monastero dei Benedettini, and so much more!




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Rome
Day 1
Arrive to Rome
Overnight in Rome   494 hotels offered
Optional   3292 Things to do
Day 2
Overnight in Rome   494 hotels offered
Optional   3292 Things to do
Day 3
Overnight in Rome   494 hotels offered
Optional   3292 Things to do
Day 4
Departing from Rome
Transportation to next city by: Regional Air
Palermo (Sicily)
Day 4
Arrive to Palermo (Sicily)
Overnight in Palermo (Sicily)   85 hotels offered
Optional   87 Things to do
Day 5
Overnight in Palermo (Sicily)   85 hotels offered
Optional   87 Things to do
Day 6
Departing from Palermo (Sicily)
Transportation to next city by: Regional Air
Agrigento (Sicily)
Day 6
Arrive to Agrigento (Sicily)
Overnight in Agrigento (Sicily)   45 hotels offered
Optional   5 Things to do
Day 7
Overnight in Agrigento (Sicily)   45 hotels offered
Optional   5 Things to do
Day 8
Departing from Agrigento (Sicily)
Transportation to next city by: Regional Air
Taormina (Sicily)
Day 8
Arrive to Taormina (Sicily)
Overnight in Taormina (Sicily)   92 hotels offered
Optional   72 Things to do
Day 9
Overnight in Taormina (Sicily)   92 hotels offered
Optional   72 Things to do
Day 10
Departing from Taormina (Sicily)
Transportation to next city by: Regional Air
Catania (Sicily)
Day 10
Arrive to Catania (Sicily)
Overnight in Catania (Sicily)   67 hotels offered
Optional   89 Things to do
Day 11
Overnight in Catania (Sicily)   67 hotels offered
Optional   89 Things to do
Day 12
Departing from Catania (Sicily)

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Rome Hotels (494 total)
Palermo (Sicily) Hotels (85 total)
Agrigento (Sicily) Hotels (45 total)
Taormina (Sicily) Hotels (92 total)
Catania (Sicily) Hotels (67 total)


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Tours in Rome (3292 total)
Tours in Palermo (Sicily) (87 total)
Tours in Agrigento (Sicily) (5 total)
Tours in Taormina (Sicily) (72 total)
Tours in Catania (Sicily) (89 total)


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For centuries <b>Italy</b> has drawn foreign visitors - mostly for its architectural, artistic, and scenic splendors. Italy can truly be all things to all people. From the passion and excitement of noisy urban crowds to the quiet, rural idyll where the traditional life can be experienced. Italy's great cities are replete with rich attractions and culture alongside some of the most pristine beaches and spectacular mountains in the world.
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Rome and Essential Sicily (Palermo - Agrigento - Taormina - Catania)
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Rome
Rome is undeniably stunning, from its rich ancient culture, must try pizzas and coffees or just experience a touch of Europe. This city is packed full of sights, with thousands of years of history layered upon itself - you'll find everything here from Roman ruins to Renaissance art. It's also home to fantastic food, the Vatican City, and sights galore!

Explore the Roman Colosseum and the Arch of Constantine; Discover the Vatican, the smallest independent state in the world; Throw a coin in the Trevi Fountain; Marvel at the Pantheon; Sit on the Spanish Steps; Wander the Piazzas; Eat the best Gelato in Rome; Climb Palatine Hill; Walk the Ancient Appian Way; Go to the Vatican Museums and so much more!.
Palermo (Sicily)
Known as a bridge between the East and West, thanks to its geographic location on the northwestern shore of Sicily, this Italian city is the island's center of tourism. Travelers will discover plenty of historic and cultural attractions in Palermo - the result of a long and dramatic history of conquest. Years of transitioning between Phoenician, Arab, Byzantine, and Roman rule can be seen today in a city full of souk-like bazaars, diverse architectural styles, and a large variety of cuisine.

Discover The Cathedral, The Three Markets (Ballarò, Vucciria, Capo), Pizza at Pollicino, Mondello, Teatro Massimo, Castello Utveggio on the top of Mt. Pellegrino, Chiesa della Martorana - a Byzantine Church, Teatro Massimo (3rd largest theatre in Erope), Quattro Canti (represents the four primary districts) and Piazza Pretoria, and so much more.
Agrigento (Sicily)
Agrigento was built in the hilly countryside just off the southern coast of Sicily, on top of the ancient Greek colong town of Akragas. It is known for impressive Greek temples. Located just outside of the city, the Valley of the Temples (Parco Archeologico Valle dei Templi) is the site of the best-preserved Doric temples outside Greece. It`s been a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997. The Greek poet Pindar once called it `the most beautiful city of those inhabited by mortals.`

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
The Valley of the Temples; The Cathedral; The Old Town; Scala Dei Turchi (Stairs of the Turks); The Regional Archaeological Museum; San Lorenzo; Monastero di Santo Spirito; Agigento`s beaches and so much more!
Taormina (Sicily)
Taormina is perched on a series of high terraces overhung with tropical gardens overlooking a breath taking coastline and views of Mount Etna. It oozes elegance, style and glamour which has been created by a rich history full of romantic myths, legends and love stories. The town is full of beautiful flower draped villas and palazzos amongst candlelit narrow alleys with boutiques, cafes and restaurants on the pedestrianised Corso Umberto.

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
Teatro Greco (Greek Theater); Townscape, the town itself is a pleasure to stroll, lined with romantic buildings and stunning views; Piazza IX Aprile and San Giuseppe; Cattedrale di San Nicola; Via Circonvallazione, Latomia dei Cappuccini (Quarries); Isola Bella (Beautiful Island); Porta Catania and Palazzo Duca di Santo Stéfano; Palazzo Corvaia; Villa Comunale; Sant'Agostino, and so much more!
Catania (Sicily)
Catania is the second-largest city in Sicily and is located on the east coast of this Italian southern island. Considering its cultural importance, its position and weather, and its enchanting views of past and present alike, it is the perfect place to visit. Baroque architecture, Roman ruins, tasty cuisine, sizzling volcanoes and Sicilian spirit await you in Catania.

Recommended Stay: At least 3 nights
Must See`s:
The attractive square of Piazza Duomo; The World Famous Fish Market; Mount Etna; Teatro Romano (Roman Theater); Stroll down the elegant street of Via Etnea; The Cathedral of Sant`Agata; Castello Ursino; Discover collections from the area at Museo Civico; Explore one of the biggest One of the biggest Benedictine monasteries in Europe, Monastero dei Benedettini, and so much more!

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