7 Things To Love About Our Sicily Adventure

Ciao, adventurers! We recently announced our brand new 2023 Adventures by Disney itinerary for Sicily! There are some enchanting activities lined up for this adventure, ranging from puppetry to snorkeling, as adventurers visit cities including Palermo, Siracusa, Taormina and more. Here’s a closer look at some of our favorite highlights that Guests will experience during the Sicily Land Adventure.

1. A Grande Tour of Teatro Massimo

Our Sicily Land Adventure begins in the beautiful city of Palermo. Here, Guests will experience Teatro Massimo –Italy’s largest theatre–during a private guided tour that will take them backstage to explore this historic venue built in 1897.

2. The Art of Ceramics in Caltagirone

In the city of Caltagirone, Guests will see and experience traditional Sicilian art at a Caltagirone ceramics studio. Not only will they observe artisans demonstrate their craft, but they will also get to create their own ceramic works to take home!

3. Puppet Experience at Teatro dei Pupi

While in Siracusa, Guests will visit the Teatro dei Pupi, a local family-owned theater carrying on the historic Sicilian tradition known as Opera dei Pupi (puppet theatre). This UNESCO Cultural Intangible Heritage List experience includes a private puppet workshop, backstage tour, puppet museum tour and special puppet show.

4. Off-Road Tour of Mount Etna

Let’s switch gears and talk about an adventure through the terrain surrounding Mount Etna, Europe’s tallest and most active volcano! On an off-road vehicle tour, you will see the Sicilian villages that make up the base of Mount Etna, walk through the vast Ox Valley and explore the natural lava tubes formed by the volcano.

5. Lunch at Barone Villagrande Winery and Wine Tasting

The Barone Villagrande Winery has been family-owned and operated for 10 generations. During their visit, Guests will have the chance to enjoy this beautiful estate for a delicious lunch and winery tour. Adults will also take part in a wine tasting while Junior Adventurers taste other Italian delicacies from the region!

6. A Boat and Snorkel Excursion Around Isola Bella

While staying in Taormina, Guests will embark on a privately chartered boat to sail around the beautiful Isola Bella and discover its majestic Blue Caves. Then, it’s time to go for a swim in the beautiful blue waters by the island as part of a snorkeling experience.

7. A Walk Through the Valley of the Temples

Experience Sicilian history on our trip to the Valley of the Temples, an archaeological site made up of the ruins of seven ancient temples. Guided by a local expert, Guests will walk through the impressive, classical monuments of this one-of-a-kind UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Ready for an Adventure in Sicily?

Whether it be a puppet workshop, a volcanic tour or one of many more regional experiences, our new 2023 Sicily Itinerary has something for all adventurers! To view our Sicily Land Adventure Itinerary in full, visit the Disney Travel website.

     Small World Vacations is celebrating 25 Years of Magic.
Learn how our experience can help you!

Request your FREE price quote for your Walt Disney World Vacation Today