Taormina and Siracusa: Sicily twin-centre

Taormina and Siracusa: Sicily twin-centre
(7 Nights/8 Days)

from £ 1450 *per person

Keep it coastal and cultural on this two-centre holiday to two of eastern Sicily's hotspots

  • Accommodation A luxury hotel + an old palazzo turned B&B
  • Suitable For Couples
  • Holiday at a glance A car-free week holiday enjoying a Sicilian version of La Dolce Vita
    Visit Mt Etna, Europe's tallest volcano, Greek Temples and Baroque Palazzi, always surrounded by beautiful coastal scenery

Taormina and Siracusa: Sicily twin-centre

Heavenly in springtime or in the autumn, get your fill of culture and relaxation on this car-free two-centre stay on Sicily's east coast

First stop Taormina

Indulge in some window-shopping in the town’s perfectly preserved medieval centre, linger over a cappuccino and pastry in the main piazza or spend a lazy afternoon on the beach.  Taormina offers a near perfect blend of sandy beaches, culture and iconic views in one complete package. 

With just 23 bedrooms, Villa Carlotta feels more like a private house with the benefits of a first class boutique hotel.  The hotel's location within walking distance of the town means that a car is not necessary.

Doubles and Junior Suites have French balconies with either a garden or sea view while the Deluxe Suites have sea view terraces with sun loungers.

Next stop, Siracusa

Transfer to Siracusa in just under two hours by train or by bus. 

The city's Baroque architecture has earned it Unesco World Heritage status and, together with its extraordinary Greek legacy, makes it one of Italy's most fascinating cities.

Originally the former residence of a salt seller on the baroque island of Ortigia, Palazzo del Sale has been transformed in to a super chic bed and breakfast in prime position for exploring the city.  Bedrooms are spacious and tastefully decorated in a modern meets ancient style with high wooden beamed ceilings and partly exposed stone walls.
What’s included
  • Travel planning
  • Bed and breakfast basis
  • 3 nights in Taormina
  • 4 nights in Siracusa
  • Private transfers
Optional Add-ons
  • International flights
  • Private and group excursions
  • Theatre and sport event tickets

Itinerary

  1. Day 1-4 Taormina
    Private airport transfer from Catania airport

    3 nights on a BB basis sharing a deluxe room with sea view at the Hotel Villa Carlotta

    We can help you with:
    • Excursion to Mt Etna North and South sides
    • Wine cellar and farm visits
    • Private guided tour of Taormina's heritage
    • Mini-cruise to the Aeolian islands
    • Chauffeur driven excursions
  2. Day 4-8 Siracusa
    Private transfer from Taormina to Siracusa 

    4 nights on a BB basis sharing a double room at the Palazzo del Sale

    Private  from Siracusa to Catania airport

    We can help you with:
    • Private guided tours of Siracusa' highlights
    • Tickets for the Greek Festival (May and June)
    • Chauffeur driven tour of the Baroque towns of the Val di Noto
    • Bicycle hire

Accommodation

Hotel Villa Carlotta

Hotel Villa Carlotta

Taormina

This luxury boutique hotel with a pool superbly pairs a personable service with beautifully appointe

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Palazzo del Sale

Palazzo del Sale

Siracusa

Shabby-chic Sicilian style décor at this 7-room B&B in prime position on Ortigia in Syracuse.

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