A tour in Sicily with arrival and departure from Catania, passing through some suggestive places such as Acicastello, the Alcantara waterfalls, Taormina, Savoca, Messina, the Aeolian Islands and back to Catania. This itinerary is designed for a week of travel, but the times can be adapted according to personal preferences.

Day 1: Arrival in Catania and Acicastello

  • Arrive at Catania airport and transfer to the hotel in Acicastello.
  • In the afternoon, visit the picturesque village of Acicastello and its Norman castle perched on a lava cliff.
  • Enjoy some free time to explore the coastal area and relax on the beach.
  • Overnight in Acicastello.

Day 2: Alcantara Gorges and Taormina

  • Depart for the Alcantara Gorges.
  • Spend some free time exploring and swimming in the refreshing waters of the river.
  • In the afternoon, continue to Taormina and visit the Greek-Roman Theater, Corso Umberto, and Villa Comunale.
  • Return to Acicastello for the night.

Day 3: Savoca, Messina, and Ferry to the Aeolian Islands

  • Visit the picturesque village of Savoca, famous for being one of the filming locations of “The Godfather.”
  • Explore the historic center with its medieval alleys and visit the Church of San Michele.
  • Continue to Messina and admire the Fountain of Orion, the Cathedral, and the Montalto Sanctuary.
  • In the afternoon, take a ferry from Milazzo to the Aeolian Islands.
  • Arrive at the chosen island (e.g., Lipari or Vulcano) and overnight stay on the island.

Day 4: Aeolian Islands Excursion

  • Spend the entire day exploring the chosen island.
  • Visit the main attractions, such as archaeological sites, breathtaking viewpoints, and beaches.
  • Overnight stay on the island.

Day 5: Return to Catania and Free Time

  • Take a ferry back to Milazzo and then to Catania.
  • Return to Catania and enjoy some free time to explore the city, go shopping, or relax on the beach.
  • Overnight in Catania.

Day 6: Free Time in Catania

  • Spend the day further exploring Catania.
  • Visit the main attractions, such as the Fish Market, the Cathedral, Ursino Castle, and the Bellini Gardens.
  • Also, take advantage of free time to savor Sicilian cuisine and discover the region’s typical dishes.
  • Overnight in Catania.

Day 7: Departure from Catania

Last day for final shopping or visiting remaining points of interest.

Transfer to the airport for departure.

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