Sicily holidays

The island of Sicily in Italy really does suit everyone's holiday needs. It is a history-lover's treasure trove as its scattered with ancient ruins. For active adventurers, Mount Etna provides an incredible volcanic landscape to explore and the clear waters surrounding the island provide myriad marine-life to discover. The volcanic soils are also fantastically fertile, meaning that Sicily attracts wine-connoisseurs from all over Europe. What's more, Sicily holidays are popular all year-round because the sun blazes through Spring to Autumn - if you're lucky you can still be swimming and sunbathing in November! 

As if you needed any more convincing, here are 11 Photos to Inspire a holiday to Sicily...

 

villas and apartments in Sicily

 

1. Mount Etna looking smoking hot with the sunset casting its glow over the summit...

Sunset over Mount Etna in Sicily

 

 

2. The architecture of Palermo - especially the cathedral - makes the capital of Sicily unmissable...

Palermo cathedral architecture Sicily

 

 

3. The harbour of Sciacca in Sicily with its fishing boats and colourful mismatch of rustic houses...

harbour of Sciacca, Sicily

 

 

4. The scenic salt mills of Marsala found on the wild west coast of Sicily island...

Salt mills in Marsala, Sicily

 

 

5. Step back in time at the Valley of Temples in Agrigento...

Valley of Temples in Agrigento Sicily

 

 

6. Take in the sea views framed by the ancient amphitheatre at Taormina...

Taormina amphitheatre Sicily

 

 

7. Don't these traditional Sicilian Cannoli look irresistible? My mouth is watering...

Cannoli Sicily Italy

 

 

8. Juicy Sicilian oranges harvested and eaten fresh from the trees...

Orange harvest Sicily

 

 

9. Visit a stunningly scenic, medieval fishing village down at Tonnara di Scopello...

Tonnara di Scopello in Sicily

 

 

10. There are countless beaches to choose from on Sicily and, with water this clear and warm, how could you refuse a dip?

clear water sea Sicily

 

 

11. The white sands of Scala dei Turchi are our ultimate favourite way to spend a Sicilian day...

Scala dei Turchi

 

Wow! I think I've just convinced myself to get on a plane to Sicily.

If these amazing photos have served up some serious wanderlust, you should take a look at our equally spectacular villas and apartments in Sicily...

 

villas and apartments in Sicily