Sicily Sights and Attractions

Ten percent of all cultural beauties of Italy are in Sicily! And just think of all the natural beauties, arts, museums & galleries, castles, churches, catacombs, palazzos & piazzas, wineries and the colourful markets - attractions not to be missed...

In Sicily you will find the best preserved Greek temples in the world, Europe's largest archaeological site, stunning cathedrals,  Roman floor mosaics, Baroque towns. The ancient amphitheatres in Taormina, Segesta and Syracuse are still used today, you can wander picturesque town centres and Arab kasbahs. Medieval castles are spread all over the island, in the necropolis of Pant? lica you can explore ancient cave tombs (a great experience also for kids), Mozia boasts a Carthaginian settlement, and on the island of Panarea there are the remains of a Bronze Age village.  Sicily boasts wonderful museums, art galleries with paintings of Caravaggio and Antonello da Messina, ateliers of contemporary artists. There are colourful Arab markets, gardens,  town and nature parks, wonderful beaches, dozens of wineries for tall and many attractions for small people. Sicily is just paradise for culture, nature and beach fans, wine lovers and children. 

Scala dei Turchi

Scala dei Turchi is a place where you can experience nature at its best. The scenery will blow you away - almost blinding white rocks against purplish blue sea stretched out under a clear blue sky......

Castello Eurialo

Castello Eurialo is a powerful fortress built by Dionysius the Tyrant in 402 BC. This interesting castle rises from the top of the hill offering breathtaking views of the city of Syracuse......

Zafferana Etnea

Zafferana Etnea is a cute little town at the slopes of Mount Etna, boasting wonderful views of the volcano and the sea, and an excellent starting point for excursions and walks....

Arkimedeion

Arkimedeion is a science and technology museum dedicated to the great Greek mathematician and physicist Archimedes, who lived in Syracuse between 287 and 212 BC.......