Sicily is the largest island of Italy and the Mediterranean and rich in history and traditions, arts and cultures. There are endless reasons to visit Sicily – from the sea to the mountains, the countryside to fishing villages. With its dazzling diversity of landscapes and cultural treasures it never ceases to impress. The combination of sea, volcano and mountain scenery makes for a stunning backdrop. Frederick of Swabia, King of Sicily, once said: “I do not envy God’s paradise because I am so satisfied to live in Sicily”.
Must see & do
- Islands: discover Sicily’s offshore islands, you could build an entire vacation around them
- Palermo: take a look at the Arab domes and arches, Byzantine mosaics and Norman palace walls in only a short walk
- Southeast: discover a stunning array of baroque architectural masterpieces, from the golden-hued domes and palaces of Noto to the multi-tiered cathedral facades of Ragusa and Modica