Sea and history of Sicily
The Belice Valley is one of the most beautiful areas of Western Sicily. A perfect holiday that can be summed up in a few words: sea, culture, history, gastronomy and hospitality.
Day 1. You will arrive in Palermo and, depending on your flight schedule, will be privately transferred to Menfi. You’ll be staying in a magnificent relais with swimming pool, surrounded by vineyards and just a few minutes by bike from the coast’s untamed beaches.
Day 2. To start the day, you’ll head off to the famous Archaeological Park of Selinunte, an extraordinary site containing the ruins of an ancient Greek city, whose history you’ll discover on a private guided tour. Next, a famous wine cellar in the region awaits you, where you can enjoy a light lunch with a tasting of wines and typical products. Finally, if you feel like it, relax on the beach or by the pool.
Day 3. Transfer to Trapani and a day to relax in the square of San Vito Lo Capo.
Day 4. A unique day out! Enjoy a day’s boat trip to discover the Egadi Islands.
Day 5. Western Sicily is sure to surprise you: you’ll start with Alberto Burri’s Cretto, one of Europe’s largest and most extraordinary works of land art, off the beaten tourist track. This is followed by a guided tour of Gibellina Vecchia and Gibellina Nuova.
Day 6. In the morning, departure for the island of Mozia. Less than 10 km from Marsala as the crow flies, the town of Mozia is an ancient Carthaginian colony. After a tour of the island, return to the port. Return transfer included. Return to Menfi in the late afternoon and relax at the swimming pool.
Day 7. Depending on flight times, departure from Menfi and transfer to Palermo airport. Collection of the hire car and return to your original destination.