Sicily is full of beguiling contrasts. The untamed west vies with the flawless Greek classicism of the east and every Mediterranean civilization has passed by, bequeathing marvels fit for the gods and a rich gastronomic heritage.
Palermo has bustling markets and grand architecture. Sample fish couscous and the typically Sicilian atmosphere of Palermo’s riviera. Erice is a medieval fairytale on a hilltop, and Marsala is the eponymous heart of wine country. Nature lovers can walk in Zingaro Nature Reserve and on the lovely sweeping sands of San Vito Lo Capo. Along the coast, Cefalù has it all; fascinating alleys, an imposing square with its grand Norman Cathedral and a long stretch of golden beach.
You only need a Visa if you are coming from South Africa, not from other countries such as Canada, USA, Australia, New Zealand etc.Of course, you would need a valid passport. Make photocopies of your passport for your piece of mind.
|Area (km2)||25.711 km²|