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. Savor a farm-to-table lunch in our home, just one of the insider experiences that you’ll enjoy on this walking tour of Sicily.

Restored stone farm house in Sicily

Syracuse Sicily walking tour
Fellow walker Shirley enjoys spring wildflowers at the Greek ruins of Castello Eurialo near Syracuse  Want to know more about Sicily? Read:
The History of a Biscuit
Favorite Hotel Breakfasts
Stolen Goddess of Morgantina

 

 

 

 

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