Tag Archives: Sicily

Italy Custom Tours: Exploring Sicily’s Mount Etna

Italy Custom Tours: Exploring Sicily’s Mount Etna
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Visiting Sicily’s Mount Etna is one of the most unforgettable experiences on Italy custom tours. One of the world’s most active volcanos, Etna is frequently spitting bright lava fountains and sending luminous ash clouds into the air. At approximately 3,350 meters, it is Europe’s highest volcano, although its height changes depending on the eruptions. Mount […]

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Top custom tours of Italy: Lesser-known wine regions in Italy

Top custom tours of Italy: Lesser-known wine regions in Italy
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Italian wines are well appreciated throughout the world. Tuscany’s Chianti, Piedmont’s Barolo, Veneto’s prosecco are among the most famous wine producing areas. However, there are many regions a rich history of traditional winemaking yet they are hardly known abroad. Perhaps, when you are enjoying a top custom tours of Italy, you should include a visit to […]

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Italy Private Tours: the best Easter events in Italy

Italy Private Tours: the best Easter events in Italy
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Holy Week, the most important week in the Christian calendar, is marked by beautiful Easter festivities and solemn religious processions throughout Italy. Here is our quick pick of the most interesting Easter events that you can visit on Italy Private Tours. Easter in Rome Masses held in Rome at Saint Peter’s Basilica during Easter celebrations […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: Feast of San Giuseppe

Personalized tours of Italy: Feast of San Giuseppe
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It is worth including Sicily in your personalized tours of Italy in March to see the Feast of San Giuseppe festivities (La Festa di San Giuseppe). Although the religious feast is celebrated across the country on March 19, Sicily has preserved some of the oldest traditions connected with San Giuseppe, its patron saint. The roots […]

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Exclusive tours of Italy: the Almond Blossom Festival in Sicily

Exclusive tours of Italy: the Almond Blossom Festival in Sicily
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In February, when almond trees in Agrigento, Sicily, burst into delicate pale pink blossoms, the region celebrates the famous Sagra del Mandorlo in Fiore, the Almond Blossom Festival. This colourful festival is well worth being included in exclusive tours of Italy. For ten days, the historic city of Agrigento fills up with music and dances […]

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Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter

Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter
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Although many tourists head to Italy during summer months, Bel Paese is truly a four-season destination offering something special all year round. Here are a few suggestions on what to do in Italy in winter on Italy’s Private Tours. Enjoy winter sports The Italian Alps attract throngs of winter sports enthusiasts; however, the country has […]

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Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy

Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy
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Many islands off Italy’s coast boast spectacular sandy beaches, fascinating historic sites and, naturally, some of the best seafood restaurants. What else would one want for an Italian perfect holiday? Here is our list of the most beautiful islands for your top custom Italy tours. Capri The rich and powerful of ancient Rome loved holidaying […]

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Tourist attractions in Sicily: Cefalù

Tourist attractions in Sicily: Cefalù
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Cefalù, a small coastal town, just an hour drive from Palermo, is one of great tourist attractions in Sicily. Its undeniable charm, beautiful sandy beaches, picturesque old streets and excellent food make up for the town’s small size. Several famous Italian films have been made in Cefalù, including the Oscar-winning Cinema Paradiso. There are many […]

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What to see in Sicily: Saint Agatha’s Feast

What to see in Sicily: Saint Agatha’s Feast
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When Road to Italy’s customers wonder about what to see in Sicily, we always suggest Saint Agatha’s Feast, one of the largest and most impressive religious festivals in the world that takes place in the beautiful Baroque city of Catania in February and August. Up to one million people with the entire city and numerous […]

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Private tours of Sicily: visiting Catania

Private tours of Sicily: visiting Catania
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When planning private tours of Sicily for the clients Road to Italy always recommends to visit Catania, the island’s second-largest city after Palermo. It is a real treat for Italy lovers, who want to delve deeper into the country’s past and present. Catania has lived through the turmoil of invasions, earthquakes and volcano eruptions that […]

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