Alternative Tours In Sicily

#youthpalermo tour del venerdì

Every Friday starting from April, a walking tour of the historic centre, free for under-35s and at discounted prices for those over 35.



In memoria di Rosa Balistreri attraverso la Street Art

An alternative tour of Licata, discovering the street art and the music of Rosa Balistreri



Kids welcome - Palermo per bambini

Live Palermo with children's eyes, show them the many beauties that the city offers, bring young visitors to play, feel, taste, see it: this is "Kids Welcome, tour with a local".



La magia dell’innesto

A day to discover and taste forgotten varieties of Sicilian fruits 



Le botteghe artigiane di Palermo

Guided tour through the old and new generations of craftsmen of Palermo and the story of traditional crafts 



Mondello con Luciana Zarini

A tour exploring Mondello, the city-garden people dreamt of at the beginning of the past century. Luciana, who spent her life in Mondello and knows the official and the secret stories about the zone, will lead you around the villas and to the secret corners.



Montalbano sono...

Traveling to the places used for filming Inspector Montalbano TV series is the opportunity to discover the hidden corners of beautiful south-eastern Sicily



Palermo Today: un tour della città

A four hour trip showing the recent urban development of the city: a path through the social history of Palermo and the role of Mafia in its current urban structure



Ritorno alle Origini

A tour of Palermo in search of your family origins: discover, with us, the places where you can trace your roots back to!



Sferracavallo, Palermo e il mare

Let’s discover Sferracavallo, the Northern fishing village of Palermo, led by Salvo, whose family lives and works there for a long time. Salvo will show you the secret corners and tell you the unknown stories of the village. 



Tempio di Isravele a Capo Gallo

The temple of  Isravele the hermit rises on the summit of Monte Gallo. It is a place surrounded by deep silence, caressed by the wind, secluded from noise and any trace of the (in)civility of Palermo.



Tra pupi e marionette

The history of the Sicilian Theater in its various forms: the Puppet Museum, the Opera dei Pupi and the Teatrini, wonderful stucco decorations



Viaggio al centro della Terra

Visit to the early Christian catacombs of Porta d'Ossuna (Palermo) and Villagrazia di Carini
 



Viaggio nel tempo

Plunging into Palermo’s traffic can be an experience that we would not wish upon anyone, but there are moments when the city does quieten down, leaving the old streets to take on the magic of times gone by. 




 

Anti Mafia Tour

Corleone sorprendente

Guided tour of Corleone, including the visit to the Antimafia Museum Laboratorio della legalità



Palermo Antimafia

An Addiopizzo activist will take you around the historical city center of Palermo



Palermo Antimafia in gruppo

An Addiopizzo activist will take you around the historical city centre of Palermo




 

Archaeological sites in Sicily: Visits & Tours

Cava d'Ispica Nord e Baravitalla

Ispica Cave combines the natural beauty of a cave typical for the Hyblaean Mountains with archaeological remains from different periods



La Necropoli di Pantalica

The prehistoric necropolis of Pantalica preserves the archaeological remains that are part of the Unesco world heritage of humanity



Templi e teatri greci: Selinunte e Segesta

The visit to Selinunte and Segesta, two locations that preserve the Greek traces in Sicily



Templi greci di Agrigento e Eraclea Minoa

Discover Valle dei Templi of Agrigento and the beautiful Greek theater of Eraclea Minoa




 

Boat trips in Sicily

Giornata in barca a Palermo

Seeing Palermo from the sea is a beautiful experience



Le Isole Egadi in barca a vela

Sailing with highly skilled skipper around the Aegadian Islands (Favigana, Levanzo and Marettimo)

 


Mezza giornata in barca a Palermo

Seeing Palermo from the sea is a beautiful experience



Pescaturismo

Fishing tourism in the beautiful coast of Scopello and the Zingaro Natural Reserve




 

cooking classes in Sicily

A Casa di Accursio: lezioni di cucina

 Cooking class in the magic of the old town of Modica with the chef Accursio Craparo



Corso di cucina in barca

A real traditional seafood cooking class on board of a fisherman boat: learn the fisherman cooking!



Corso di cucina siciliana a Porticello

An interactive cooking class in Art Nouveau Villa located right by the sea of Porticello



Facciamoci una pizza

Pizza experience in the coolest pizzeria of Licata



Food tour with a local, market and cooking (and eating) class

Shop at the market and learn to cook some traditional Sicilian recipes with us



La cassatella dolce di Agira

Cooking class at an agriturismo in inner Sicily: visit the kitchen laboratory, take part in the various phases of production and tasting session.



Laboratorio di frutta di Martorana

Frutta di Martorana is the palermitan name for the traditional marzipan sweets, in the form of fruits, vegetables, and recently also small daily life objects



Lezioni di cucina a Siracusa

A cooking class in the heart of Ortigia, magical island of Syracuse.



Lezioni di cucina Anna Tasca Lanza

A farm’ to table cooking school located in the heart of Sicily that celebrates the connection between cooking and farming.



Per le scale di Licata con Pino Cuttaia

2 days of cooking and tales with the 2 Michelin stars Pino Cuttaia.



Un vulcano di pasta alla norma a Fuoco Lento

An authentic experience of Sicilian cooking: a traditional restaurant in a small and pictoresque village, where life is still the same od 100 years ago...




 

Cultural guided tours

La Casa dell’Artista

An art tour between geology and creativity in the small village of Raffo, Madonie Mountains.
 



Licata: walk with a local in dieci tappe

Walk with locals through the alleys and the wonderful beaches of Licata, a walk between tales and food



Quattro Canti tour: i tanti volti di Palermo

A walking tour in depth through the Kalsa district, taking in more than ten centuries of art, history and culture.



Tour a piedi nel centro di Palermo

An easygoing and informative city tour that allows you to explore the main attractions of central Palermo in the company of the best official guides.



Visita privata con minibus/bus

 Would you like to visit Palermo or any other Sicilian destination in one day? Try our tailored day tours with driver at your disposal for the entire day. Contact us for more information and bookings. Do not hesitate to ask for a tailored guided trip with our professional guides.




 

Cultural tours in Puglia

“Madre” Terra

The oldest mother in the world is revealed before your very own eyes, together with her child. A unique journey that starts at the Museum of Preclassical Civilizations of Southern Murgia Hills where their skeletons are preserved, and finishes in one of the most suggestive places in the land of Ostuni: the cave of Santa Maria D'Agnano.



La Città Bianca, tra paesaggi e storia

A timeless travel to discovery the whitest town in the world: a guided tour will lead you from the peri-urban gardens, along the walls, right until you arrive in the heart of the historic centre.




 

Food experience in Puglia

Alla cantina Iasse de Spada, nu becchiére de miére e na bella mangiata

An appetizer, starter, main, dessert, wine, water and so many legendary dishes will be served in one of the oldest osteria in Ostuni. You will have the possibility to enjoy a dish that revolves around taste, completely respecting Ostuni’s traditions.



Manimpasta: i segreti del panzerotto

You will mix the perfect quantity of water and flour, handling the dough with care, and you will taste your creations. You will embody the spirit of the true Puglia grandmother to gift you one of the most precious abilities: making the crunchiest and best panzerotto around!




 

food experience in Sicily

Alla scoperta della ricotta di basilisco e di altri formaggi (Estivo)

A visit to a shepherd in the Madonie mountains from July to November



Alla scoperta della ricotta di basilisco e di altri formaggi (Invernale)

Visit to a Ricotta cheese farm in the Madonie mountains from December to June



Chef a domicilio

Private chef coming to cook for you in your accommodation in Sicily!



La Capra Girgentana

Discover the Girgentana goat with a visit to the farm belonging to the man that saved them from extinction: milking by hand, working it in the cheese factory and tasting the Girgentana’s produce, including the “magic”, secret ones without rennet.



La grande vacca nera di Cinisi

Discover the Cinisara cow, tasting all its dairy products: starting from cannoli with fresh ricotta and hand-made mozzarella, as well as smoked caciotta and vastedda bread.



La Lumaca Madonita

Discover the largest snail farm in Italy



Lo Spettacolo di Sara

The flavors and the folk music of Sicily



Luxury Home Restaurant

Palazzo Ajutamicristo is one of the most inspiring and magnificent examples of Palermo's aristocracy declared a National Monument



Street Food Tour estivo

The Streaty Palermo summer tour (June-September) is a walking tour through the main squares and street markets of the city center that allows to the travelers to sample the best Palermitan street food. Along the walk participants enter places hung out only by real Sicilians, such as bakeries and old inns.



Street Food Tour invernale

The Streaty Palermo winter tour (October-May) is a walking tour through the main squares and street markets of the city center that allows to the travelers to sample the best Palermitan street food. Along the walk participants enter places hung out only by real Sicilians, such as bakeries and old inns.




 

Italian language and culture for foreigners


 

Live like a local in Sicily

Fai shopping con un palermitano

Guided tours through luxury brand, street style and vintage shops and boutiques of Palermo. Come and go shopping with us!



Food tour con un esperto

Food and wine: tour of Palermo's typical markets and food and wine shops



Giro in Vespa a Palermo

 A wonderful tour around Palermo in Vespa with a local...



Le ceramiche di Polizzi Generosa

A day with your hands working clay in an old Madonite pottery workshop, where artist Giovanni D’Angelo will guide you in your discovery of this ancient Sicilian tradition through the various stages until your creation is ready to take home with you.



Palermo by night

For our friends who enjoy a drink... a pub crawl of Palermo's night spots in our company!

 



Walk with a local

Palermo Orienteering Tour is a wonderful walking tour through the streets of the old city in company of people who were born in the city and that will therefore explain you its authentic soul




 

Outdoor activities in Sicily

Arrampicando...

2 days Climbing in Madonie mountains

If you're in need of accommodation, we are happy to help you find one.



Escursione di nordic walking

Nordic walking in the Madonie mountains



Giri delle Madonie in mountain bike

A tour of Petralia's surroundings by bike



Golf con un pro

Play golf on the best Sicilian golf courses surrounded by the scents of nature and the colors of sea

 



Isole Eolie walking

The Aeolian Islands, 7 daughters of Mother Earth born one million years ago that still preserve the fire of their volcanic nature



Kayak

Kayak excursions in partnership with the Federal school of sea kayak (FICK) and National Training Center



L'entroterra in parapendio!

Are you looking for an alternative to the classic tour of Sicily? Why not discover central Sicily while admiring it from above? That's right, paraglide and see the beauty of our land from the skies!



Night walk a Piano Battaglia

Night walk in the Madonie Mountains to discover the sounds of the wood of Piano Battaglia.



Percorsi a cavallo

Horse riding with experienced and competent staff, experts on the area of the Natural Reserve Valle del Sosio (The Sicani Mountains)



Trekking con asini

Take a tour through the Minerery Natural park of Floristella and Grottacalda, discover the woods, the structural remnants of the sulfur mine and the Pennisi Palace Museum



Trekking e hiking sulle Madonie

Discover the landscapes of the Madonie Mountains by walk



Walking tour e picnic in Riserva

A walking tour in one of the most stunning natural reserves in Sicily




 

Outdoor activities in Sicily


 

Palermo in a vintage car


 

Tour by bike in Puglia


 

Tour by bike in Sicily

Giri di Palermo in bicicletta

Palermo by bike gives you the opportunity to take part in a visit of Palermo that combines movement, food, folklore, culture and nature.



La Street Art di Palermo by bike

We invite you to discover Palermo’s street art in an alternative and different way – by experiencing it on bike!



Palermo in bici: coast to coast
Enjoy an exciting tour of Palermo by bike! We will lead you along the seaside-walk and tell you the story about a problematic relationship of the love and the hatred, of the respect and the abuse: the relationship between Palermo (since its foundation to this day) and its sea!


Palermo Secret Corners

On the second Sunday of each month, starting from April, tours of the historic center by bike, free for under 35s and at discounted prices for those over 35.




 

Transfer services in Sicily

Escursione con taxi privato

A great day trip to Agrigento, Selinunte, Erice, Syracuse or  San Vito Lo Capo and the natural reserve of Zingaro or other destinations in Sicily



Servizi transfer da e per l'aeroporto

Book now your taxi transfer service from Palermo Airport (Falcone - Borsellino) to Palermo city. It's simple. No hidden costs. 




 

Trekking in Puglia


 

Underground Palermo


 

Volcano Mount Etna tour

Etna Morning Tour

Visit Mount Etna, the most famous active volcano in Europe! Discover, accompanied by the specialized guides, the best of what the people of Catania call "in Muntagna"



Etna Sunset Tour

The lights of sunset on the highest active volcano in Europe




 

wine tastings in Palermo and wine tours in Sicily

Degustazione di Marsala

Visit Cantine Pellegrino, historic Sicilian winery founded in 1880



Degustazione di vino alle Isole Eolie

Born in the uncorrupted Aeolian Islands archipelago, Tenuta di Castellaro winery is an oenological and landscaping project of excellence



Giornata in una cantina in campagna

Wine tasting at Di Giovanna wineries, in the beautiful countryside between Sambuca di Sicilia and Contessa Entellina



Il vino della riserva naturale

Gorghi Tondi is the most famous winery of ​​Mazara del Vallo, province of Trapani, and it is situated in a natural oasis of rare beauty.
 



In viaggio tra i filari e il quinto quarto di pesce all’enoteca Arrè Gusto

Arrè Gusto wine bar/enoteca is located in Piazza San Francesco, one of the most beautiful squares in the historical centre, surrounded by small artisanal workshops and noble palaces.



L’Enoteca Picone: tra enologia e psicologia

For real wine lovers: a professional wine tasting, in the oldest enoteca in town



Vino e cibo a Palermo

Wine and local products tasting in a cosy wine shop in the city center



Visita alle cantine Planeta

A visit to beautiful countryside wineries in Ulmo Winery in Sambuca di Sicilia (AG)



Visite alla cantina Donnafugata

The guided tour and wine tasting at the winery Donnafugata in Marsala





Taxi transfer service in Sicily

You can book our airport transfer with us starting from 40 € for up to 4 people. Safe service and no surprises! Car with driver, airport taxi transfer, Palermo Catania Comiso Siracusa and Trapani Birgi to all destination in Sicily. »

Incentives Sicily, team building and motivation trips

We organize for your company the best meetings, showcookings, incentive travel, creative travel and team building experiences in Sicily. »


Where to sleep in Sicily

We help to plan your holidays and find the best apartments for rent in Sicily. We can also help you to book the best hotels, bed & breakfast, holiday homes and self catering apartments in Sicily »

MICRO: The place to go for tourist information in Palermo

A cosy and welcoming tourist information centre in the historical centre of Palermo, Via Alloro 19, near Palazzo Abatellis and Piazza Marina »


 

 


 
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