Sicily is the largest of the Mediterranean islands, surrounded by beautiful landscape and architecture with a stunning coastline dotted with picturesque beaches. Sicily is an island that must be seen and experienced to appreciate its true natural beauty, variety and value. A villa holiday here allows not only a memorable break in lovely accommodations but the chance to enjoy some great island activities. Here are a few of our suggestions:
Mount Etna 4×4 Day Tour
There are tours available from Catania or Taormina where you will learn a lot about the country, people and land. The views on this journey are just phenomenal. You will visit old lava fields, as well as hundred year old forests with uninterrupted views, it’s truly an unforgettable experience. There is a good mix of hiking and driving around, and with the views it’s well worth the trip.
Sicily is a great place to enjoy watersports such as wakeboarding, canoeing, water-skiing or scuba diving. There’s over 1000km of coastline from north to south with plenty of places where you can get your PADI certificates. For those who don’t wish to be so active you can relax on the beach for a little sun, sea and sand.
Sicily boasts four challenging and enjoyable 18-hole courses, strategically situated in some of the island’s most beautiful areas, there’s Il Picciolo Golf Club which has Mount Etna as a backdrop, and you are able to play golf in Sicily all year, the best months are from April to June and September to October with a 7.6 score which indicates Sicily is suitable as a golf destination and up and coming.
Spa & Wellness
There are wellness centres across the island that will help you relax and rejuvenate. Complete relaxation and pampering services are available across the island, you might also be interested to try the Oasi della Salute Volcanic Mineral Pools if you go to the island of Vulcano in the Aeolian Islands.
Sicily Street Food Tours
There are tours in Catania where you can sample the delights of the local food markets, all at a leisurely pace where you will find hidden gems and get to taste traditional dishes, and learn all about the history of Cantanese food.
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