Sicily

Days out

aeolian islands

Aeolian Islands (also known as the Lipari Islands)

Take a ferryboat to one of the seven islands in this volcanic archipelago, with Vulcan being closest. They offer terrific beaches and wonderful snorkelling in clear-blue waters.

Taormina beach

Beaches

Sicily’s fine sandy beaches include Taormina’s Lido Mazzarò, Mondello beach, Isola Bella and Baia delle Sirene. At Taormina, the beach can also be reached via cable car.

Bioparca de Sicilia

Bioparca di Sicilia

This unusual biopark is especially exciting for younger visitors. There’s play areas, Dinosaur Land and an aquarium. Discover evolution as well as conservation.

nebrodi adventure parc

Nebrodi Adventure Park

If you want to try orienteering, rope climbing and high wires in a superb woodland setting, you’ll be hard at it all day long at Longi. It’s also a great place to see wildlife including eagles and vultures.