Holidays in Sicily
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Experience the island of Sicily
For those looking for a rich cultural experience in the Mediterranean sun, try a holiday to Sicily. The largest island in the Mediterranean Sea, here you will find the perfect place for a relaxing Italian break away from the mainland. This island is covered with fascinating natural sights including three volcanoes, most famously Mount Etna, as well as four World Heritage Sites worth a visit. See easyJet holidays pick of the must see sights with things to do in Sicily.
With its economy based on orange and lemon growth, Sicily is an Island filled with greenery and natural beauty. Orange, lemon, olive trees along with many grape vines are scattered across the Sicilian inland landscapes, whilst the coasts include some magnificent sandy stretches including the popular Mondello beach, Palermo and the beach of Taormina. If you’re not interested in sunbathing, water sports available around the island include: snorkelling, scuba diving, sailing, fishing and windsurfing.
Cultural holidays to Sicily
Immerse yourself in the Italian culture (both old and new) whilst on the island of Sicily. You can enjoy the history of many ancient periods whilst exploring the island, with captivating archaeological sites of the Sicels, Greeks, Phoenicians, Romans and Arabs all worth a visit. There are over a dozen Sicilian castles to discover too.
Art lovers can enjoy discovering the history of many Sicilian art forms, including: poetry, ceramics and music. This is not to mention the attractive Baroque architecture that lines the streets of many Sicilian towns. The capital city of Palermo is a must visit for those who want the full Sicily experience. Spend a day exploring the old town with its maze of back streets and curious Italian sights and smells as well as its churches and palaces. In contrast, the small medieval town of Cefalu also makes a great place to visit!
Book with easyJet holidays
A holiday to Sicily is perfectly affordable with easyJet holidays. Book now with a brand you can trust and enjoy flexible booking and holiday lengths that you decide upon. Plus, you can make further savings when you book your accommodation and flight together today.