Eastern Sicily & Aeolian Islands

Eastern Sicily and the Aeolian Islands

Celebrating East Sicilian cuisine

Tour departs from Catania.

The Eastern Sicily and the Aeolian Islands tour is one of our shorter Sicilian tours. We have planned a unique 11 days to experience the best of Eastern Sicilian cuisine. As well, discover the jewels of the Aeolian.

You can explore the rich lands surrounding the famous Mount Etna in Sicily. Furthermore, you can journey to some of the most beautiful historical provinces. Namely Catania, Taormina, Randazzo and sail to the islands of Salina and Lipari.


Sicily private tours to Eastern Sicily and the Aeolian Islands travelling to:

  • Catania
  • Taormina
  • Mt Etna
  • Castiglione di Sicilia
  • Randazzo
  • St Alfio
  • Salina Island
  • Lipari Island
  • Monreale
  • Palermo


18th May to 28th May 2019

May 2020 (dates to be advised)

Tour Length:

11 days, 10 nights


Tour Type:

  • Private Guided Tours

  • Private Group Tour

  • Cooking

  • Food and Wine Tasting

  • Cultural Tours

  • Art and History Tours

Tour Glimpses:

  • Stay in the heart of historical baroque Catania. Enjoy sweeping views from the hotel terrace across historic Catania.
  • Enjoy hands-on cooking classes, wine tastings and unique artisan demonstrations
  • Experience amazing seafood and produce freshly plucked from the local markets that morning.
  • Journey to the Aeolian Islands and experience true Mediterranean lifestyle.


  • Couples & Small Groups

  • Large Private Groups

  • Foodies

  • Australians

This tour is ideal if you only have a limited holiday schedule. Or rather, if you are wanting to experience a part of Sicily that highlights this region. In addition, it is perfect to tack onto your existing holiday plans.

We offer a relaxed planned itinerary as part of this tour. Therefore, if you like to have all the logistics taken care of to allow for flexibility and spontaneity this tour is for you. Whether you are a seasoned traveller or rather, this is your first time overseas, you are welcome. Perfect food tour for singles, or for couples who enjoy the comradery of a group setting.

Anyone who enjoys meeting new people and enjoys new experiences. This is a mixed group setting of up to 16 people. It is not necessary to have great cooking skills, just a love of beautiful food.


Eastern Sicily Tour in Detail:


Chef Dominque Rizzo has designed this shorter tour of Eastern Sicily and the Aeolian Islands as part of her personally escorted Sicily tours. Consequently, this tour of 11 days and 10 nights showcases a snapshot of the Aeolian and Eastern Sicilian cuisine.

It also includes some of the finest cultural experiences of this wonderful region.

This stunning tour of Eastern Sicily offers you the opportunity to discover the islands of the Aeolian. As well, the rich lands surrounding the famous Mount Etna. You also journey to some of the most beautiful historical provinces of Italy. This includes Catania, Taormina, Randazzo, St Alfio and Palermo.

This is one of our fully escorted Sicilian tours, rich in culture and cuisine.

It offers you the contrast of city, mountain and sea through our food tastings, wine events, hands-on cooking classes and guided tours.

Register your interest for this amazing private tour of Eastern Sicily and the Aeolian Islands!

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