This trip combines lovely moments while being surrounded by Sicilian rural areas and vineyards. All set in a delightful location. Plus a journey back in time where the Greeks left a unique heritage
Sicilian Rural Areas, Vineyards and Olive Plantations. Delightful Locations plus a Journey back in Time to Greek Heritages on this private wine tour
Sicily has more vineyards than any other Italian regions. Competing for first place as the largest wine producer. It’s the perfect place to breathe the tranquility of the real rural Sicily of centuries past. The island is renowned for the many outstanding wines. Some of them produced in this area (south of Palermo). Which is famous for a great wine and olive oil production. But also for the soft hilly landscape and pleasant sandy beaches.
Selinunte is one of the most evocative places in Sicily. Also one of the most impressive of all Greek sites. Never having been built over in modern times. In the 5th Century BC it was second only to Syracuse. The archeological site includes several temples. Part of the excavated ancient city, amazing ruins more than 2500 years old. And a beautiful landscape.
Starting from Palermo. Relax on a scenic drive through the Sicilian countryside to reach the southern part of Palermo. This morning we’ll visit a renowned local WINERY which is embedded in a charming and unique context. Its variety of excellent wines, cellars and vineyards, olive oil and typical traditional food makes this destination a special place. During the wine tasting session you’ll get more familiar with the local grapes from the area.
Following we continue towards the archeological park of SELINUNTE. Inside this marvelous site you will visit the Eastern Hill with three temples. The Acropolis with the ancient city, more temples and many other interesting excavations dating back to the 7th century BC. Which are considered among the most important in the Mediterranean.
duration 8 h • from € 150
- Private guided tour inside the archeological area.
- Private transportation according to itinerary.
- Parking/Highway fees.
- Wine tasting at the winery.
- Pick up/ Drop off at the hotel.
- Admission fees in general.
- Meals & Beverages.
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