Sicily Vacation Packages
The largest of all the Italian islands, Sicily is both a delightful and delicious destination. Encircled by the mesmerizing Mediterranean Sea and full of charming local culture, its varied landscape and ever-present scent of lemon trees make it an alluring destination.
Treasured archaeological sites, charming villages, more than a dozen offshore islands, dramatic volcanoes and the exotic flavors of Sicilian food, make Sicily a stunning setting for an amazing stay. Whether you’re seeking adventure, romance or an epicurean escape, this Mediterranean island has something for everyone.
- Fountain of Diana Slide 1 of 3: As the centerpiece of Syracuse’s Piazza Archimede, this monumental fountain highlights the attributes of the Greek goddess of hunting.
- Taormina Slide 2 of 3: Located on Sicily’s east coast, this famous hilltop resort town offers charming settings to take in sweeping Ionian seascapes and notable landmarks and ruins.
- Palermo Slide 3 of 3: Sitting on the northern tip of Sicily, Palermo’s chaotic streets, unique culture and vibrant markets offer fun and adventure at every turn.
Two of Sicily’s most popular cities are Palermo and Catania. The capital city, Palermo is the perfect spot to experience genuine Sicilian city life. With Mount Etna as a backdrop, Catania is an energetic port city with baroque piazzas and two classic Roman amphitheaters.
The coastal city of Syracuse is a wonderland of ancient civilization, and one of the most beautiful cities in Sicily. The hilltop city, Agrigento, is home to seven sacred temples, including the well-preserved Temple of Hera. For nature lovers, Ragusa is a picturesque, seaside community with a delightful ambiance, and the cliff-side city of Taormina offers fantastic coastal views. If you’re looking to unwind from stress and daily life, Sciacca’s renowned thermal spas and wellness centers offer regenerating and therapeutic treatments.
If you like to shop, Sicily has the best places to find trinkets and treasures to bring home. Known for its handcrafted lava jewelry, colorful pottery and delicious tasty things like wine, almond pastries and honey, shopping for “Made in Sicily” products are lots of fun, especially if you enjoy bargaining.
The passion of Sicily is cooked into its cultivated food, including stuffed breads, pastas, cured meat, fish stews and distinct cheeses. Enjoy typical fresh-baked Sicilian pastries like cannoli or a traditional Palermo cassata (sponge cake).
Using farm to table ingredients like olives, sardines, grapes, tomatoes and lemons, Palermo celebrates its authentic roots at countless food fairs and festivals throughout the year. Don’t miss Catania’s famous fish market, La Pescheria, which is brimming with activity. Try a glass of one of Sicily’s full-bodied wines, ideal when paired with the wide array of supremely good food.
Delta Vacations flight + hotel packages include round-trip airfare aboard a Delta Partner Airline to Palermo's Falcone–Borsellino Airport (PMO) or the Catania–Fontanarossa Airport (CTA). Transfers between the airport and hotel are not included with your vacation package, but are available to purchase. To get between the airport and your hotel, a taxi is also recommended, depending on the location of your hotel.