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From Street Food to Michelin Star -
Discover Authentic Sicily with Chef Alessandro

 

From the bustling markets of Palermo to fine dining restaurants ,

our tours offer an unforgettable taste of this rich and vibrant land.

We believe that food is not just about sustenance

but about culture, history, and community, and we work to create an unforgettable experience that will leave you with a deeper appreciation and understanding of Sicily's culinary heritage.

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tour the beautiful and historic region of Western Sicily!

 

This tour is designed to help you explore the multicultural legacy of the various civilizations that have left their mark on this region throughout the centuries. With our knowledgeable guides and customized itineraries, you can enjoy everything from ancient Greek and Roman sites to Arab and Norman architecture. From street food to Michelin Star dining, coupled with daily site tours and beach trips, you will enjoy the best of what Sicily has to offer.

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UNDER THE VOLCANO SHADOW:
CATANIA & BEYOND

Tour Eastern Sicily with us, the best way to discover the history, cuisine and lifestyle of this region.

 

Our guided tour will take you on a journey through the most beautiful and enchanting places in the region, including Mount Etna, the ancient ruins of Taormina, and the baroque towns in the Iblean Mountains. Our expert guides will reveal the secrets of this fascinating area while sharing with you great food, impressive historical sites and amazing beaches! 

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What is it like touring with us?

You will be staying in a beautiful Sicilian villa in a central location during the whole trip, undertaking daily trips from there. You will unpack only once and You will be able to enjoy the benefits of the villa and surrounding area like a local.

all Itineraries include street food & market tours, cooking with Chef Alessandro in the villa, savouring fine dining dishes in Michelin star restaurants, visiting wineries & farms and enjoying  all the bounty of what a Sicilian table can offer.

 

Chef Alessandro will be sharing his culinary knowledge along the way, creating context for an authentic experience. He will be also teaching you how to cook his favourite recipes, helping you bring Sicily back home with you.

 

There will also be time for discovering historical sights and the amazing art, architecture and museums of Sicily. We will be also visiting amazing blue beaches, mountain towns or simply relaxing by the pool.

You will have direct access to tour manager Polina at any time, enjoying an excellent balance of the planned itinerary and free time. Our private driver will provide professional transportation on daily basis and you will also benefit from the knowledge of all local experts on the island, from tour guides in the big cities to farm owners in the mountains.

What is included in the price?

  • 10 days, 9 nights

  • airport transfers on pre-designated dates for both arrival and departure

  • 4-star and 5-star accommodation - Villa with a pool in a strategic location

  • 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, and 7 dinners (all but 6 meals)

  • All transportation, entrance fees, tickets to entertainment, all trip excursions in the itinerary

  • all wine and snacks at the villa

  • most gratuities while dining with us

  • professional driver and transportation on daily basis

  • Licensed, local guides at major sites presenting in English

  • Wine tasting experience

  • Olive Oil farm visit (fall session ONLY) and/or cheese farm visit

  • Cooking class with Chef Alessandro in our private villa

  • street food tour

  • Michelin starred restaurant dinner

  • major historic sites & museums visit

  • a live performance (Theatre or music)

  • excursion with a boat

  • Beach trip 

  • cooking recipe booklet with favourite Sicilian recipes

  • Limited to 10-12 people and fewer to ensure intimate experience

  • Hosted by Viaggia Discover Sicily's owner Chef Alessandro & Tour Curator Polina Pen

What is the villa like?

We work with reliable local partners, who manage a selection of high-end Sicilian villas all over the island. Each villa is located at the periphery or in the centre of a town, allowing easy access on your time off.

 

Our villas come equipped with air conditioning, a swimming pool, garden, common area space & modern security.

 

More information on occupancy is available for each particular itinerary once we are closer to the date.

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HAVE QUESTIONS?

WE ARE HERE TO HELP!

book a complimentary 1:1 consultation 

or 

send us an email to info@viaggia.ca

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