all year

Starting Point

Catania, Palermo, Trapani

Best time to travel

all year

Recommended Length

9 - 12 days

Minimum Age *

from 4 years

Activity Level **




- beautiful seaside resort towns of Taormina, Cefalu and Scopello
- experience volcanic activity on Mount Etna and the Aeolian Islands
- snorkel in the geothermal waters around Vulcano Island
- adventure tour through the Madonie Mountains and the Tibero Gorge
- experience native nature, wildlife and cultural heritage in the Zingaro Nature Reserve

This exciting family tour will take you from the Eastern town of Taormina to the wonderful Northeastern Aeolian Islands and along the Northern coast to the beautiful seaside towns of Cefalu and Scopello. Nature and volcanic heritage are the center of attention in this tour as you will feel and witness Sicily's active volcanic heritage on Mount Etna and the Aeolian Islands, go on an exciting nature adventure in the Madonie Mountains and enjoy the unspoiled flora and fauna at the Zingaro Nature Reserve. IN between, relax on the beaches of your seaside location accommodation after outdoor fun filled days of hiking, snorkeling, swimming or boating. This exciting and varied adventure ticks all the boxes if you are looking for an authentic tour close to nature to enjoy with the whole family.


Day 1 - arrival - overnight in Taormina
Day 2 - adventure tour along the craters of Mount Etna - overnight in Taormina
Day 3 - transfer to Lipari - free afternoon to enjoy on Lipari - overnight on Lipari (100km)
Day 4 - walking and snorkeling in the warm thermal waters of Vulcano Island - overnight on Lipari
Day 5 - transfer to Cefalu - free afternoon to enjoy in Cefalu - overnight in Cefalu
Day 6 - adventure and heritage tour along the Madonie Mountains and Tibero Gorge - overnight in Cefalu (150km)
Day 7 - Temple of Segesta - Segesta hot springs - overnight in Scopello (170km)
Day 8 - eco-wildflife tour at Zingaro Nature Reserve - overnight in Scopello
Day 9 - departure


- accommodation in good standard family friendly hotels or guesthouses
- private car hire or transfers for the entire trip
- activities, visits and tours as outlined, accompanied with a certified, English speaking guide where desired/required
- all taxes and insurances for the activities
- expert travel planning, trip preparation and 24/7 on-tour support

* The minimum age is based on the minimum age necessary for children to participate in most activities. Some activities might require a higher minimum age, which will specified in each individual proposal. Younger kids are of course welcome on each tour and itineraries can be tailored accordingly.

**  The activity level is based on the amount of tours and activities included (1 - few tours and activities with a lot of free time, 5 - a lot of tours and activities with little free time). The activity level does not reflect the difficulty of the activities or tours included. Itineraries can be tailored to match the preferred level of activity.

Family Adventure Tours