Sicily Private Transfers

Travel in style in your own private vehicle to your destination in comfort and safety. Most vehicles used for transfers are Mercedes E-class, V-class & 16 seat minibuses. We have sedans for 1-2 guests, compact minivans for 3-5 guests and minivans for 6-7 guests for each of the locations below. We are happy to suggest interesting stops for sightseeing during transfers that can include wine tastings, lunch and touring.

Sicily Tours

Palermo and Monreale Tour (4 hours)

Depart with your driver/guide for a tour of Palermo, the capital of Sicily, with a panoramic tour to encompass the highlights of the ancient center, including its important 12th century cathedral filled with fine works of art, the Politeama square, and enjoy a walking tour of the lively outdoor market where the locals go to do their shopping. Continue by car to Monreale to visit the spectacular cathedral, an architectural masterpiece reflecting Muslim, Byzantine and Romanesque culture, decorated with colorful mosaics.  Enjoy free time on your own before returning to Palermo.

Visit Segesta, Erice and the Salt Road (7-8 hours)

Depart Palermo with your private driver/guide and proceed towards Segesta, an important Elymian and Greek city of prehistoric origin that extends in a strategic position overlooking a vast territory. The interesting archaeological site is composed by a well-preserved Doric temple, built in 430/420 B.C. and an ancient theatre that stands on the north slopes of Monte Barbaro. After the visit, you will continue to Erice for a walking tour of the delightful medieval city perched on a cliff of 751 meters above the sea level, overlooking the whole Western region, the Mediterranean Sea and the Egadi Islands. Enjoy a break for lunch on your own before driving through the Salt road that runs from Trapani to Marsala to see the scenic salt flats surrounded by windmills that make for an unforgettable panorama. Return afterwards to Palermo.

Absolute Italy - Customizing Italian Travel - View over Medieval Castle of Venus in Erice, Sicily
Absolute Italy - Customizing Italian Travel - Temple of Juno; Valley of the Temples of Agrigento

Agrigento and Valley of the Temples Walking Tour (2 hours)

Enjoy a walking tour of Sicily’s most important archaeological site with an expert guide to discover the remains of this important center of Greek civilization of the 5th century, that is surrounded by fragrant almond groves and ancient olive trees. Learn about the construction and visit the highlights of the site including the Temple of Juno, a classic example of Greek architecture, located high on a hill with magnificent views of the coastline, and the Temple of Concordia, known as one of the finest examples of a Doric temples in the world.

Taormina and Castelmola Tour (4 hours)

Enjoy a pleasant walking tour in Castelmola, a beautiful and picturesque small village that offers spectacular views over the Giardini-Naxos’ bay. You will learn the history and local culture while strolling through its narrow winding streets and will make a stop at Bar San Giorgio to enjoy a tasting of the local specialty, almond wine. Then proceed to Taormina for a tour that will feature a visit to the Greco-Roman theatre where you will be able to admire the remains of the ancient theatre with a view of Mount Etna in the background. Continue with a visit to the Cathedral and end your visit with a stroll on Corso Umberto, the main street and shopping area in Taormina.

Taormina and Castelmola HD Tour

Mount Etna and Sicilian Winery Visit (7 hours)

Enjoy a pleasant walking tour in Castelmola, a beautiful and picturesque small village that offers spectacular views over the Giardini-Naxos’ bay. You will learn the history and local culture while strolling through its narrow winding streets and will make a stop at Bar San Giorgio to enjoy a tasting of the local specialty, almond wine. Then proceed to Taormina for a tour that will feature a visit to the Greco-Roman theatre where you will be able to admire the remains of the ancient theatre with a view of Mount Etna in the background. Continue with a visit to the Cathedral and end your visit with a stroll on Corso Umberto, the main street and shopping area in Taormina.

Syracuse, Noto and Winery Visit (8-9 hours)

Enjoy a day of exploration of the eastern coast of Sicily with a private driver with a first stop in Syracuse for a stroll through the historic old city of Ortygia founded in 734 BC displaying a combination of architectural styles, characteristic piazzas and local artisan shops. Don’t miss the baroque piazza Duomo and cathedral, one of the most stunning in Italy. Continue down the coast to the Zisola winery to experience the nature and innate beauty of the landscape along the grounds cultivated with vines and decorated with olive, citrus fruit, and almond trees. A guided tasting of five wines accompanied by appetizers is included,with bruschetta with extra virgin olive oil, olive patè, local sun-dried tomatoes with basil and toasted Sicilian almonds. Continue to your last stop of the day, the town of Noto that was completely rebuilt after the earthquake of 1693 and is now considered a Sicilian Baroque gem, along with being a UNESCO Heritage site.

Our areas of specialty include private tours & transfers in Florence, Milan, Rome, Tuscany, Amalfi Coast and Capri, Venice, Portofino, Livorno, Naples, Sorrento, Civitavecchia. We also manage numerous luxury villa rentals in Tuscany and Umbria as well as apartments in Florence.

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