Sicily often surprises with its wealth of fascinating geographical sites.  Mount Etna, in its constantly active state is of course a big pull factor to the island and scaling it is a tour highlight, but the spectacular coastlines and other volcanic landforms make Sicily a destination which more and more student groups want to explore.  The Mediterranean climate, our comfortable accommodation options and our destination expertise all contribute to Sicily’s appeal.


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Our expert local guides are available to accompany you for as little or as much of your trip as you wish.  They are highly experienced in working with educational groups and have vast knowledge of the sites we offer our groups There are several sites in Sicily where having a local guide is compulsory however these are mostly the Classical sites.

Guided Mount Etna Adventure Day

This exciting adventure day will wow your students from start to finish. Mount Etna is Europe’s highest volcano, and also its most active meaning your group stands a good chance of seeing activity first hand. Your coach will take your students up to 1900 metres above sea level.  Here they will take a cable car to climb further up before meeting jeeps which will take them up to 2500 metres. Your Alpine Guide will then escort your on read more ...

Strait of Messina/Tindari Lake

The Strait of Messina is the narrow passage between the eastern tip of Sicily (and the western tip of Calabria the south of Italy. It connects the Tyrrhenian Sea to the north with the Ionian Sea to the south. At its narrowest point, it measures 1.9 miles in width. The strait is characterized by strong tidal currents that established a unique marine ecosystem. The Strait of Messina, therefore constitutes an area of fundamental importance fo read more ...

The Volcanic Islands of Lipari and Vulcano (Mid- March to Mid-October only)

Your coach will take you to Milazzo Harbour to board your mini cruise to these two volcanic islands.  The boat affords excellent views of the islands and their coastlines as you approach.  First stop is Lipari, the largest island and capital of the chain, ringed with several small communities and a 16th-century castle complex towering over the main town.  After an exploration of the town here, you’ll re-board your boast an read more ...

Vulcano Island Day

Set sail directly to Vulcano Island on the public ferry for a day exploring this active island which went through period of volcanic unrest 20 years ago. The Island consists of several volcanic edifices whose formation overlapped in time and space. The most recent volcano is the La Fossa cone, a 391metre high active composite cone. Your group will walk up walk up the Fossa cone to the Crater, which last erupted over 100 years ago. The walk read more ...

Alcantara Gorge Half Day Visit

This beautiful George with its stunning basalt column formations provides an ideal stop off en-route to the airport for your flight home. Lying on the Alcantara River, this site is popular with tourists who often get into the waters and wade through down the river through the gorge itself.

Alcantara Gorges and Cyclops Riviera

The Alcantara Gorges were formed by the volcanic activity of Mount Etna. The stunning basalt formation known as the Alcantara Gorge lies on the Alcantara River. Etna’s geological influence on the surrounding countryside has created a beautifully scenic site encircled by small luscious green woods. You’ll then continue along the Sicilian coast passing through small fishing villages of the Cyclops Riviera with beautiful view read more ...

Etna Land Theme Park (April to November)

This award winning park now offers both a Theme park and a Water park option, both of which are very popular. Why not treat your group and enjoy a day’s visit to this popular Sicily attraction? We will arrange your coaching to drop you off and pick you up.

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Peter organised an amazing experience.. Tam and Paula were awesome in dealing with all of the cancellations due to extreme weather. I cannot speak highly enough of the whole team and I will never use a different company for as long as I organise these trips.
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