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Discover Palermo

Available from Nov 3

Discover Palermo

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Walking tour in the heart of the city of Palermo, discovering historical markets, churches and squares. A journey through the history and culture of a unique city in the world.
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  • 2 hours 25 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.40
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$35.40

The best of the West Segesta, Erice, Trapani Saline, Full-Day Tour from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

The best of the West Segesta, Erice, Trapani Saline, Full-Day Tour from Palermo

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Discover a number of western Sicily’s most popular destinations on this full-day tour from Palermo. Meet your guide at your accommodation, climb aboard a climate-controlled minivan, and head first to Segesta, where you’ll explore the ancient Greek amphitheater and temple (entry own expense). Then, discover the medieval town of Erice, enjoy a traditional Sicilian lunch (own expense) in Saline, and finish with a walking tour of the elegant city of Trapani.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$296.27
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Private Segesta, Erice & Selinunte Tour, from Palermo area

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Private Segesta, Erice & Selinunte Tour, from Palermo area

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Discover the ancient origins of Sicily during this private sightseeing tour from the Palermo region. Visit the town of Erice, famous for its sweet confections and for being associated with the goddess of fertility. Then, see ancient Greek ruins in the towns of Segesta and Selinunte and learn about the indigenous people of Sicily. This is not a guided tour but a private, English-speaking driver is included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.23
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$240.23
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Olive Oil, Salt and Wine Tour from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

Olive Oil, Salt and Wine Tour from Palermo

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Discover the flavors of Sicily with this olive oil, salt, and wine tour from Palermo. Taste delicious local wines at a vineyard in Marsala, admire the distinctive salt-producing lagoon in the Stagnone Nature Reserve, and enjoy a lunch of cheese, meats, olives, local bread, and homemade olive oil. Visit an impressive Doric temple in Segesta before your tour concludes.
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  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$360.34
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$360.34
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Private Agrigento & Scale of the Turks Tour, from Palermo area

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Private Agrigento & Scale of the Turks Tour, from Palermo area

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Discover ancient ruins left over from the Greeks on this private excursion. Enjoy pickup from the Palermo area and head to Agrigento where you can find the UNESCO-listed Temple Valley. Learn about its ancient history and explore its many sites before heading to the seaside to see the white cliffs dubbed as the ‘Turkish Stairway.”
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$240.23
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$240.23
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Private AGRIGENTO Valley of Temples Tour -with Local Guide- starts from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

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Private AGRIGENTO Valley of Temples Tour -with Local Guide- starts from Palermo

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Although Sicily is an island, crossing distances between the capital and destinations along the coast—especially along the south and west sides—can be tiring and time-consuming. With this tour to Agrigento from Palermo, let a guide take care of the roughly 2-hour drive between coasts, and then take you on a private tour of the strikingly well-preserved Valley of the Temples archeological site.
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  • 2 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$319.97
$355.53
$35.56 savings
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Erice, Saline di Nubia, Segesta

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Erice, Saline di Nubia, Segesta

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Pick up at the hotel. Departure to Erice and free time to visit the medieval village. Continue to Trapani and visit the Saline di Nubia in a charming and colorful atmosphere. Possibility to visit the Salt Museum. Free lunch. Departure for Segesta and visit of the Archaeological Park (where you can admire the "Temple" and the "Greek Theater"). I'm going back to the hotel. End of our services
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$352.33
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$352.33
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Exclusive Sicily COUNTRYSIDE TOUR - with local Guide - starts from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

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Exclusive Sicily COUNTRYSIDE TOUR - with local Guide - starts from Palermo

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Enjoy a day of delicious wine and fascinating history on this excursion from Palermo. Learn about local grapes with a tasting at a celebrated vineyard. Travel to the Greek ruins at Selinunte, considered among the most impressive in the Mediterranean. Visit an organic farm to sample delicious olives and olive oil before your tour concludes.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$324.30
$360.34
$36.04 savings
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Agrigento - Valley of the Temples

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Agrigento - Valley of the Temples

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Pick up at the hotel. Departure to Agrigento in the direction of the "Valley of the Temples" to visit the most important archaeological and landscape area of Italy declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit of the Archaeological Museum I'm going back to the hotel. End of our services.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$400.37
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Best Excursion in western Sicily to Erice, Trapani Salt Flats from Palermo

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Best Excursion in western Sicily to Erice, Trapani Salt Flats from Palermo

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Explore Western Sicily from Palermo easily without having to rent a car with this tour of Erice, Trapani, and the salt flats. Travel comfortably from stop to stop by air-conditioned minivan as a guide tells you all about the area and its history as you go. Plus, round-trip transport from your Palermo hotel is included.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$272.57
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$272.57
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Private ERICE and SEGESTA Tour - with Local Guide - starts from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

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Private ERICE and SEGESTA Tour - with Local Guide - starts from Palermo

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The medieval settlements of Erice and Segesta rank among the top archaeological sites in Sicily, but bringing the rich history to life requires expert knowledge. On this private tour, reach both cities in one day with your guide, and uncover thousands of years of Italian history. Discover Arabic mosque ruins, Norman churches, and Roman forums, and enjoy uninterrupted views along the Gulf of Castellammare—with round-trip travel from your Palermo hotel included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$278.18
$309.09
$30.91 savings
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$278.18
$309.09
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Tour Erice & Segesta

Available from Nov 3

Tour Erice & Segesta

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the tour was organized to admire the beauty of the western part of Sicily, the wonderful medieval village of Erice, the archaeological site of Segesta and to taste the real Sicilian cannoli produced by local people
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  • 4 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$260.72
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$260.72
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Exclusive MONREALE and SEGESTA Tour - with Local Guide - starts from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

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Exclusive MONREALE and SEGESTA Tour - with Local Guide - starts from Palermo

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• Exclusive Private Tour with licensed LOCAL GUIDE • Comfortable Transport from your hotel by Luxury Mercedes Minivan • Great introduction to Sicily for first time visitors • Visit two among the greatest sights of Italy Relax on a scenic drive through the Sicilian countryside to reach SEGESTA. The well preserved temple and the greek theater were built in the late 5th century BC. A visit to Segesta, which has inspired generations of travelers and artists, is an experience you cannot miss. The Monastery of MONREALE commissioned by William II (1154-89), the Norman ruler of Sicily. The highlight of the Cathedral is its interior, incandescent with the gold of the mosaics, covering the walls of the nave, aisles, transept and apse.
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  • 3 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$272.40
$302.68
$30.28 savings
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$272.40
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3-Days Tour to discover Western Sicily: Culture, Colors & Flavors, from Palermo

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3-Days Tour to discover Western Sicily: Culture, Colors & Flavors, from Palermo

This tour aims to offer a complete experience for both your eyes and your palate. You will visit some of the most beautiful places, cities, villages in Western Sicily: rich in history, culture and art. Palermo, Monreale, Mondello, Erice, Segesta, Trapani, Cefalù, Castelbuono, The Saline with Their different colors. You will taste the typical Cannoli, the Marsala, the Almond sweets in Erice, the cheeses and the artisanal Salami in Castelbuono, the street food in Palermo, fish dishes in Trapani and the foods that made us famous in the world. This is a private and exclusive tour, you will only be in the group, there will be no other people. We will be out of the normal tourist circuits, we will visit isolated, peaceful and safe places.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$924.37
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$924.37
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Sicily Private Tour from Palermo: Monreale, Etna, Taormina, Agrigento (3 days)

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Sicily Private Tour from Palermo: Monreale, Etna, Taormina, Agrigento (3 days)

3 days to discover all faces of Sicily: The color of Palermo's market, the history of Agrigento, the heritage of the Etna Volcano and much more. Always escorted by a professional driver and an english or french speaking tour guide.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,139.85
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$1,139.85
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3 Days DISCOVER WEST SICILY - with Local Guide - Private Excursions from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

3 Days DISCOVER WEST SICILY - with Local Guide - Private Excursions from Palermo

Discover the charms of western Sicily on this 3-day tour. Walk the streets of Palermo, stopping to see the Royal Palace, Quattro Canti, Piazza Pretoria, a traditional market, and more. Enjoy a tasting at a celebrated winery and explore the Greek ruins at Selinunte. Visit an organic olive farm, see the archeological site in Segesta, and take in lovely hilltop views from Erice before your return to Palermo.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$783.13
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$783.13
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Erice & Segesta - From Palermo

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Erice & Segesta - From Palermo

Escorted by a private driver, you will embark on a scenic trip that will take you to the hilltop hamlet of Erice and the archeological park of Segesta, two jewels on the western side of the island. In the gorgeous medieval village of Erice a maze of picturesque cobbled streets lined with the famous local pastry shops lead to the 14th-century Chiesa Matrice, preserving valuable marble statues, and the Norman castle with sweeping views over the coast. The visit to Segesta, on the other hand, will be a deep dive into ancient times. The town was founded by descendants of the Trojans and is home to a well preserved Greek temple and theatre dating back to the 5th century BC. A local guide will walk you through the remains to fully breath the fascinating history surrounding this site.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$375.67
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$375.67

Capuchin Catacombs and Monreale Cathedral - Private Tour

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Capuchin Catacombs and Monreale Cathedral - Private Tour

Visit with us one of the most suggestive places in the world! At the Capuchin monastery in Palermo you can discover the Catacombs. Between the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, in exchange for rich donations, illustrious Sicilian characters entrusted the bodies of their deceased to the Friars, who were mummified with natural techniques. In addition to being an impressive place, the Catacombs are today a very important historical testimony of a Palermo full of charm and mystery. The second stage of the tour includes the city of Monreale, located on the slopes of Monte Caputo. Founded by the Arabs, it is one of the most important testimonies of the synergistic fusion of two cultures: Arab-Norman. Imposing and dominant, the famous Duomo, a World Heritage Site, rises above the town. You will be impressed by the refinement of the Byzantine elements and the immensity of the Christ Pantocrator.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$177.76
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$177.76
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Tour from Palermo to Segesta, Erice, Trapani and salt pans

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Tour from Palermo to Segesta, Erice, Trapani and salt pans

Visit with us the most beautiful and rich places of western Sicily, you will discover unique lands and views. The beauty of archaeological sites and medieval villages will take you back to the past, discovering timeless landscapes, scents and sounds. We start from the archaeological site of Segesta, where history and myth come together, home of the majestic Doric temple and ancient theater. We continue with Erice, a medieval village, on the summit of Mount San Giuliano, whose walk offers every glimpse of history and unique atmospheres. Coming down from the hill we conclude with the Saline di Nubia, its museum houses the old instruments of the millenary salt cultivation.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$213.32
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$213.32
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Private tour from Palermo to Agrigento and Piazza Armerina

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Private tour from Palermo to Agrigento and Piazza Armerina

The tour offers two significant stages of Greco-Roman art in Sicily: Agrigento, home of the Valley of the Temples, and Piazza Armerina, where the famous Roman Villa is located. Let's start from Agrigento. The visit of the archaeological park, combined with the beauty of the landscapes visible from the hill of the Temples, will leave you fascinated. Impossible to forget this magical place full of beauty. We continue with Piazza Armerina, with its baroque historical center and the magnificent Roman Villa, where it is possible to admire the rich mosaics, which testify the life of the ancient Roman aristocrats. It should be noted that the driver is not a tour guide and will not accompany you during the visits, he can only provide general information during the trip.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$509.59
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$509.59
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Visit Agrigento from Palermo

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Visit Agrigento from Palermo

Founded by Greek colonists in 581 AD, Agrigento is a history-packed town on the southern coast of Sicily, and is home to one of the island’s major attractions: the Valley of the Temples. This vast archeological site includes some of the the finest and best-preserved Greek remnants in the world. The guide will take you on a fascinating stroll around the archeological ruins, including the eight pillars of the Temple of Hercules, the oldest complex dating from the 6th century BC, and the beautiful Temple of Concord, which is the best-preserved Greek temple currently in existence. Other notable shrines are the Temple of Juno, which offers stunning views over the valley, and the colossal Temple of Jupiter.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$527.36
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$527.36
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Private Villa Romana del Casale & Taormina Tour, from Palermo area & Cefalù

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Private Villa Romana del Casale & Taormina Tour, from Palermo area & Cefalù

Driving toward Taormina tour through the visit of the Roman Villa of Casale with its wonderful mosaics at Piazza Armerina. After you can enjoy an independent tour of the famous Taormina and of Castelmola: the balcony over Taormina and its amazing bay! ENJOY YOU THE ASSISTANCE IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE, DURING THE DAY TRIP AND OUTSIDE THE MUSEUMS OR ARCHEOLOGICAL AREAS , FOR ONLY € 75 (IT IS NOT AN AUTHORIZED TOUR GUIDE SERVICE- IT IS ONLY AN ASSISTANCE )
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$272.25
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$272.25
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Sicily visit it from Palermo to Taormina, 6 days, individual group

Available from Nov 3

Sicily visit it from Palermo to Taormina, 6 days, individual group

Private tour of Sicily with personal driver for 7 days for visit of the Palermo, Cefalù, Taormina, Syracuse and Etna vulcan with wine tour in winery with lunch and wine tasting Etna wine. This excursion is customised using a driver. A driver is a chauffeur specialized in driving you around, he is able to provide basic historical information, he can show you the main highlights, is knowledgeable and he has an umbrella of information. The driver will take care to give adequate time at all stops and to accommodate special requests when possible, to ensure that your experience in Sicily will be both memorable and enjoyable. The driver is not a Licensed Tour Guide and cannot take you inside monuments. In case you need a Licensed Local Guide you must pay a surcharge and we will arrange for Licensed Guide to meet you directly on the spot.
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  • 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$1,185.09
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$1,185.09
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Private SELINUNTE and SEGESTA Discover Tour with local Guide-starts from Palermo

Available from Nov 2

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Private SELINUNTE and SEGESTA Discover Tour with local Guide-starts from Palermo

The archaeological sites of Selinunte and Segesta rank among the oldest and most important ruins in Sicily. On this private tour, reach both sites in one day with your guide, and uncover 2,500 years of culture and history. Explore ancient temples, excavated ruins, and beautiful landscapes—with round-trip travel from your Palermo hotel included.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$306.29
$360.34
$54.05 savings
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$306.29
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