Destination Travel Guide: Sicily

Top 3 activities while traveling in Sicily!

Sicily living

Sicily is a popular destination because of its many attractions, sight seeing opportunities, and available activities. The mainland of Italy may be kicking Sicily in the butt on a map, but they have some of the best food, weather, and adventure activities in all of Italy. When visiting Sicily, one should make it a point to enjoy at least one if not all of the top three attractions below!

Visit Archaeological Sites

sicily catacombs

From National Geographic

Sicily has a variety of archeological marvels to visit. Check out the Capuchin Catacombs in Palermo, an underground tomb where over 8,000 bodies are buried. The tunnels of the catacombs wind underneath the streets o f Palermo. Another popular archaeological sight seeing opportunity is the Greek amphitheater located in Taormina.

Bike Riding through the Country

sicily bike trips

Bike riding through Sicily is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and see some of the best sites and attractions. You can bring your own bike or rent one from one of the many vendors. The terrain in Sicily can be mountainous in some locations, which makes it perfect for mountain biking as well.

Scuba Diving

diving in sicily

Enjoy scuba diving off one of the many islands in Sicily. The clear blue waters make it easy to see various species of fish and underwater creatures. An active volcano can even be spotted when scuba diving off Stromboli island.

And last but not least….Don’t forget to eat the delicious Italian food!!!


12 Comments

  1. I would love to go bike riding in Sicily! Hope to make it there one day.

  2. The Nat Geo photo looks so funny!

  3. Bike riding through Sicily would be fabulous! Would love to do that one day.

  4. Janice KhunKhun

    Would it be possible to join the group in Italy? My son will be over there already and would love this!

  5. All these trips sound great, would you ever have trips only 3-4days..?

    • Yeah we have a few! We are going to Mendocino California & a hidden lake past Ukiah this year!

  6. You got me at archaeologocial sites. I would love to visit Sicily! Very nice post!

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