9 days in Sicily Itinerary

9 days in Sicily Itinerary

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Palermo
— 2 nights
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Agrigento
— 3 nights
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Piazza Armerina
— 3 nights

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Palermo

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Get some historical perspective at Cattedrale di Palermo and Duomo di Monreale. Get some cultural insight at Norman Palace and Chiesa Inferiore della Cappella Palatina. Get out of town with these interesting Palermo side-trips: Cefalu (Duomo di Cefalu & Cefalu Coast). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church and Monastery of Santa Caterina d'Alessandria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, and take a stroll through La Kalsa.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Palermo trip planner.

Naples to Palermo is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Agrigento.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:
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Must see
Duomo di Monreale
4.7
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Must see
Norman Palace
4.4

3
nights
Agrigento

Agrigento ©

Valley of the Temples

Historically one of ancient Greece's leading cities, Sicily's Agrigento is home to the seven monumental temples that make up the well-preserved Valley of the Temples.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Casa Natale di Luigi Pirandello, explore the ancient world of Valle dei Templi, and then get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Regionale di Agrigento. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Lido Rossello, then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia at Siculiana Marittima, and finally explore the ancient world of Eraclea Minoa.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Agrigento trip site.

Traveling by car from Palermo to Agrigento takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Piazza Armerina.

Things to do in Agrigento

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 8:
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Must see
Valle dei Templi
4.7
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Religious Site
Chiesa San Nicola
4.6

3
nights
Piazza Armerina

Piazza Armerina
Piazza Armerina is an Italian comune in the province of Enna of the autonomous island region of Sicily.HistoryThe city of Piazza developed during the Norman domination in Sicily, when Lombards settled the central and eastern part of Sicily.But the area had been inhabited since prehistoric times. Your day by day itinerary now includes Villa Romana del Casale. Visit Piazza Armerina and Chiesa San Pietro for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cattedrale di Maria Santissima Delle Vittorie and VALLE DELL'ACATE. Explore Piazza Armerina's surroundings by going to Saint Maria of Monte (in Caltagirone) and Paul-Bricius & Company (in Vittoria). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant’Ignazio di Loyola, see the interesting displays at Museo Della Civilta Mineraria, admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Trigona della Floresta, and get lost in a book at Biblioteca Comunale “Alceste e Remigio Roccella”.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Piazza Armerina online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Agrigento to Piazza Armerina in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Piazza Armerina

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 8 — 11:
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza Armerina
3.6
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Religious Site
Chiesa San Pietro
4.8

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