Splendors of Sicily Walking Tour Images

When we say “splendors”, we’re not kidding – here are some splendiferous moments from our Splendors of Sicily walking tour:

walking tour vendicari

The protected coastal park of Vendicari is a magical place for walking and birdwatching - here are flamingoes and cormorants from our walking tour in Sicily.

Taormina greek theatre

The Mt Etna volcano serves as a backdrop to the ancient Greek theatre in Taormina. Photo by fellow walker Marc Destito

Picking oranges in Sicily

Picking fresh oranges in Sicily

Olive picking

The olive harvest takes place in Sicily in October and November, when you can taste freshly pressed extra virgin olive oil.

baroque architecture in Sicily

The Baroque cathedral in Noto built of golden stone is a delightful stop on our Splendors of Sicily walking tour

Coastal park Sicily

The coastal park of Vendicari on our walking route in Sicily includes a tour of the old tuna fishing port and Roman ruins.

Ragusa Sicily walking tour

The beautiful wild canyons of Ragusa are the perfect venue for a walk near the home of Anita, Italian Connection's founder.

Syracuse Sicily walking tour

Fellow walker Shirley enjoys spring wildflowers at the Greek ruins of Castello Eurialo near Syracuse

Temple of Concordia Agrigento

A visit to the Valley of the Temples at Agrigento on our Splendors of Sicily walking tour

Roman mosaic in Sicily

A detail from the Roman mosaics at the Villa del Tellaro in Sicily

Fresh ricotta Sicily

Taste genuine fresh ricotta made in a traditional cavagna near Ragusa.

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