"Sicily has something for everyone, including outdoor activities, fine dining and immersive culture..."
The largest island in the Mediterranean, Sicily is located just off the tip of Italy’s ‘boot’. The majestic crossroads that links the Mediterranean to Africa, Sicily combines an incredibly rich history, with delicious cuisine, a buzzing nightlife and spectacular natural scenery, to form the complete package for anyone looking for a romantic holiday. As an island Sicily boasts its own vibe whilst the culture is classically Italian, however after some 25 centuries of occupation by Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans and Arabs; the island has inherited influences in cuisine, art and architecture from a mixture of cultures.
It plays host to the largest volcano in Europe, the massive Mt. Etna, which towers over the majority of the island and is a must-visit for anyone spending time in Sicily. This coupled with the numerous beautiful islands that lie just off Sicily’s coast, including the famous Stromboli, ensure that it and the surrounding area have some of the most varied topography in the world. If that wasn’t enough, Sicily plays host to a vast array of Ancient Greek architecture including the open-air theatre at Taormina and the Valle Dei Templi, among many others. It is also renowned for its beaches and has some of the most beautiful coasts anywhere in the Mediterranean to complete your beach holiday. An all-encompassing holiday destination that provides something for everyone and the perfect place to enjoy the Mediterranean sun.