We provide Sicily private tours and Cruise tours from Messina to some of the most beautiful places of Sicily such as Taormina, Castelmola, Savoca, Siracusa and Mount Etna.
Explore the medieval unspoiled villages of the Godfather locations through the scenic way along the Ionian coast or travel west along the fishing villages on the Tyrrhenian coast line en route to Cefalu’, Santo Stefano di Camastra and Castelbuono or enjoy the views over the beautiful Isola Bella’s natural reserve en route to Taormina.
Discover the seductive beauty of charming Taormina, the impressive national park of Mount Etna, the highest active volcano in Europe.
Enjoy our special tours designed for food and wine lovers and all that it represents.Sample some of the best Sicilian products while sipping the well known prized Etna’s wines in a evocative natural context made of ancient and new lava fields, sea views and lush vegetations.
Let yourself be carried by the passion of your local driver on an unforgettable sightseeing among history and culture.
Other activities such as enogastronomic, body rafting and guided tours are also available on request.
Top Private tours of Sicily
Visit Savoca and Forza D’Agrò and Castelmola; The Godfather is a 1972 American crime film directed by Francis Ford Coppola and produced by Albert S. Ruddy, based on Mario Puzo‘s best-selling novel of the same name.
Syracuse can be divided into two distinct areas. On one side is the island of Ortygia, the site of first human settlements and home to Syracuse’s most ancient history .On the other is the modern city, with its architectural….
For the better or for the worse, the development of the city has been conditioned by its proximity to Mount Etna. It has benefited from the fertile of the soil on its slopes…
The shores are among the most beautiful in Sicily, also for the landscapes and limpidity of the water. These beaches are the second home for many citizens from Messina who like to spend here most of their summer time.
The great reconstruction began the same year, when sicily was ruled by the spanish Viceroi. Some towns, were rebuilt where they existed as Catania and Siracuse,while others were entirely rebuilt on a new sites as Noto, Avola, Ragusa Ibla.
The archeological research so far reveals that the city exploited the favoureble conditions of the land and probably developed regularly from the very beginning,with a network of streets that met at right angles.
This tour will introduce you to wonderful landscapes of hillsides with orange and lemon trees,animal farms and a whole different set of scenery being more dry and arid further southdue to a different climate.
The capital of Sicily is built along the bay at the foot of Monte Pellegrino. Palermo owes its name to the sea: it was originally called Panormus, or “port”, in Phoenician times. The town prospered under the Romans, but its golden age was under the Arab domination, when it rivalled Cordoba and Cairo in beauty.
Cruise shore tours from the main ports of Sicily
We offer private tours and excursions from port of Messina, either your cruise ship is docking in to port of Messina for half a day or all day long, we are the perfect solution for you or your family. We are a young small company and have achieved some experience in tailored private tours and excursions for small individuals groups travelling to our beautiful Sicily over the years.
Top private tours from port
Visit two of the region’s top rated wineries as Murgo and Barone di Villagrande in an uforgettable Enogastronomic tour. The world famous cuisine of Sicily is a reflection of the island’s bounty and biodiversity,
Drive to the nedieval village of Castelmola from which you can enjoy a stunning view over the strait of Messina and Taormina as well. On the way to Castelmola the 11° Century Saracens fortress is a must. During our scenic drive we can also admire the famous Isola Bella, once home of Florence Travelyan . The rest of your time is to be spent in Taormina on your own.
Visit Mount Etna, the largest active volcano in Europe. Our first stop will be in the charming village of Zafferana Etnea to visit a local honey farm, in this place will also be possible to taste a variety of Sicilian products as olive oil, baked olives, tomatoes, anions, capers etc.
Visit Savoca, Forza D’agro and Taormina. A delightful day trip to the fascinating town of Savoca ( less than 1500 people) to see st. Lucy church which was used by Coppola in the Godfather part one in 1972 and the Vitelli bar, also used in the movie.
If you are planning to spend a week or so, we have already selected a couple of itineraries to let you enjoy the most important landmarks of Sicily.
All the excursions can also be tailored to meet your needs
Highlights tour of Sicily
Highlights tour of Sicily itinerary: 9 days – 8 nights (2 nights in Palermo – 1 night in Agrigento – 2 nights in Ragusa – 3 nights in Taormina
Private week tour of Sicily
(8 days and 7 nights), to discover the most important highlights of the island. You will have to take care of all yours facilities by choosing the hotels or bed and breackfast that best suit your needs and we will think of providing all the trasportations and local tours guides (if requested), needed for the whole private tours.
6 days wine tour of Sicily
This itinerary allow you to experience a perfect mix of local culture, excellent wines, food, and some of the oldest villages on Eastern Sicily, especially around the fertile slopes of Mount Etna…