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Private 6-Hour Tour of Three Etna Wineries with Tasting

Discover three different Sicilian wineries as you sample tasty regional reds, whites, and rosés. Driving in an air-conditioned car, you’ll cruise past picturesque villages, fruit orchards, and lava-made churches as you explore the fascinating region of Etna, known for its volcanic terroirs. Sip samples of the volcano-infused drink in family-run wineries, munching on local gastronomic delicacies, from cheeses to salami.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Gastronomic Street Food Tour of Catania

Taste your way through the bustling markets and piazzas of Catania on a mouth-watering, half-day culinary tour. Visit fish markets, bakeries, bars and stalls to sample the best Sicilian street food with a local guide. Try regional specialties like ‘arancini’ (stuffed fried rice balls), fizzy drinks, ‘cipollata’ (bacon-wrapped onions), ‘zibibbio’ wine and decadent cannoli. Learn what makes Sicilian cuisine unique from the rest of Italy while discovering some of Catania’s cultural treasures.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Etna & Wine Tour

Starting from the center of Catania one of Etna Experience’s expert guides will lead you to discover the fascinating volcanic phenomena, walking through ancient woods, on eccentric craters and unique lava formations. During the the trekking route you will be able to admire from various points, the summit craters standing in the distance. * In case the trails are covered by a thick layer of snow, usually around the month of January (but sometimes also in February or even March), part of the excursion will take place using snowshoes and sticks. We wish to remind you that in this case the hike becomes normally more tiring. Lunch will be in a nice winery, tasting three Sicilian DOC wines and more tasting will wait for you in the afternoon.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Fish market tour and hands-on cooking class in Sicily

Discover Catania’s unique culinary tradition during this 4-hour hands-on cooking class. Begin the tour at the historic fish market to select your fresh ingredients for your meal. Then head to the guide’s apartment to prepare a 3-course meal from a menu of Italian specialties such as bruschetta, gratin mussels, risotto, fresh ravioli, swordfish, stuffed squid and more. Then sit down and enjoy your freshly prepared meal that you created.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Sicilian Home Dinner with Italian Chef

Visitors to Sicily spend a lot of time hunting for authentic restaurants, and can have trouble separating one restaurant from the next. With this dining experience, you’ll be able to sidestep the touristic scene for an evening meal in the home of a Sicilian chef couple. Sit on a terrace near the sea for a traditional 4-course dinner accompanied by local wines and liquor. While you eat, enjoy the company of locals, who are more than happy to share stories about Sicily and the region.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Unknown Sicily - Day Trip from Taormina

Explore the Sicilian countryside on this day trip from Messina or Taormina. Led by a local guide, travel through the small towns dotting the Peloritani Mountains, stopping at the medieval village of Montalbano Elicona and the Argimusco nature park to examine prehistoric stones. See how Ricotta cheese is made with a visit to a local dairy farm and enjoy views of the Aeolian Islands and Mt Etna from a scenic lookout. Your trip will conclude with transportation back to your original departure point.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Mt Etna Wineries Tour from Taormina

Discover the unique wines of Sicily’s Mt Etna DOC with a full-day tasting tour led by a sommelier guide. Visit three wineries on the slopes of the active volcano, where you can admire terraced vineyards and learn about historic and modern production methods. Use your taste buds to truly appreciate Etna’s distinctive terroir with samples of several varietals at each stop, and cap off the day with a gourmet lunch in the garden of a family-run estate.
  • Duration: 7 hours
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  • Duration: 7 hours
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Wine Tasting and Village Tour from Taormina

Sample the best of Sicily with a tour combining wine tasting, a village stop and views of Mt Etna from Taormina or Messina province. Taste Sicilian wines at a winery on the slopes of Mt Etna and find out how well it works with local dishes. Tour an ancient village that has spectacular views over the Alcantara Valley. And all the while, admire the impressive volcano looming over the landscape.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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Etna Wine tasting

Mount Etna is one of Sicily’s most iconic attractions and has the tourist circuit to match. There are plenty of day tours taking travelers to the mountain, but this one stands out by pairing wine tasting with lunch. Visit the Silvestri Craters, hike to a ridge overlooking desolate Valle del Bove, and visit a lava cave. Before you head back to Catania, have a traditional Sicilian lunch with wine.
  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
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  • Duration: 6 to 8 hours
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Wine and Local Delicacies Tasting at a Sicilian Traditional Palmento

Taste wines and Sicilian delicacies on a local farm and vineyards with a 2-hour tasting near Catania. Sample locally-made salami, cheeses, breads, and more, enjoying a generous spread of treats served in the farm’s palmento, where grapes were once crushed into wine. This 2-hour gourmet tasting makes a generous lunch, and includes a discount at the farm store.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Etna Excursion and Lunch - Wine Tasting in Etna DOC Vinery

Experience the Mount Etna region to its fullest during this full-day excursion. Reach heights of 2,000 meters as you explore the villages, lava flows, and caves of Europe’s highest active volcano. After your volcano hike, sit down to a delicious Sicilian lunch at a certified DOC winery and sample some of the local wines made right on the volcano before heading back to Catania.
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 to 7 hours
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Catania Street Food Walking Tour

Discover the street food and snacks of Catania on a daytime walking tour around the city. Visit the main piazza, and the elegant Via dei Crociferi or Benedettini enclave, learning about Catania’s food and its place in Sicilian culture as you stroll. Sample treats at market stalls and bakeries, and then leave armed with tips for the best places to eat in town. A food 'passport' is included so you can keep track of your favorite bites along the way.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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From Catania: Full-Day Sailing Cruise with Lunch

Spend a day on the water taking in the postcard-worth scenery off Sicily’s coast. Pass the Caves of Ulysses and the medieval castle Acicastello. Snorkel in a protected marine reserve accessible only by paddleboat and enjoy a multi-course lunch on the boat. This relaxing, family-friendly tour is great for all ages.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Etna wine tour

Discover the unique production of the grapes that grow on the volcanic lava flows of Mount Etna on this half-day tour. Visit two vineyards and taste a variety of wines from the area and other parts of Italy to compare the tastes. Enjoy a lunch of Sicilian foods such as “pasta alla norma” and see the church built into the volcanic rock as you tour the medieval town of Linguaglossa.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Homemade Pasta Cooking Class and Lunch in Taormina

Learn how to prepare the authentic italian fresh pasta with granny Rosaria and have a full lunch in her historic restaurant, just in the city centre of Taormina.  Lunch will consist of the dishes prepared during the course and other specialities cooked by the Chef: starters, pasta as first course, second course, dessert, digestive, coffee or tea. Water and soft drinks included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Etna wine tasting & Alcantara private car and guide from Taormina

Explore Mount Etna on a private tour from Taormina that introduces you to the landscapes and geological features of the volcano. You'll walk past lava flows, trek around a crater, and visit Rifugio Sapienza or Rifugio Citelli, plus check out a cave and see the Alcantara River. Then enjoy a wine tasting and brunch.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Montalbano's fiction places food tour

Step into the fictional world of “Inspector Montalbano” that is filmed in southeast Sicily. Discover the key areas in the fictional town of Vigata and sample some of the delicious gastronomy from the island. Visit an ancient cheese factory in Castello di Donnafugata, enjoy a delicious Sicilian lunch in Punta Secca, taste Sicily’s famous cannolo dessert in Scicli, and sample the famous chocolate of the UNESCO-listed town of Modica.
  • Duration: 10 hours
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  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Name your recipe: food market tour and workshop with a Cesarina in Catania

Have you ever been to a local market and traditional food shop in Italy, full of ingredients you'd love to experiment with? This is your chance to  visit a market with a local expert, choose your most inspiring ingredients, and create and name your very own recipe.  Go food shopping with your Cesarina and choose 3-5 staple ingredients that capture your imagination before immersing yourself in a private cooking class at their home. With their expert guidance, you will learn how to prepare your chosen ingredients and make your own Italian creations. Cultivate your creativity and confidence in the kitchen by adding an Italian flair to your dishes.  Then, taste everything you have prepared accompanied by a selection of red and white local wines.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private Horseback Riding Tour in Sicilian Countryside with Lunch at a historic Farmhouse

Experience life in the Sicilian Countryside on a private tour of a working farm founded in the 1800s. See picturesque vineyards, olive and citrus groves, and farm animals and then learn to ride a horse with a professional instructor. Finish the tour with a traditional Sicilian lunch of locally produced cheeses, salami, prosciutto, traditional Sicilian relish Caponata, Parmigiana, olives, vegetables, domestic olive oil and home-made bread, with red and white wines from Etna vineyards.
  • Duration: 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 to 7 hours
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Dining experience at a Cesarina's home in Catania with show cooking

Immerse yourself in a private dining experience at a Cesarina's home, enjoy an exclusive show cooking and  taste authentic Catania recipes treasured in family cookbooks passed down by real Italian Mammas. Feel the warmth of Italian hospitality as you connect with local people. Enjoy a 4-course menu including starter, pasta, main course with side dish, dessert with  drinks included (water, selection of red and white wines from Sicily cellars and coffee). At the end of the experience, take your souvenir back home: the official Cesarine apron and shopping bag.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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The art of the Italian Aperitivo with a Cesarina: Learn & Enjoy in Catania

Your day in Catania is just winding down, the sun's about to set... It's time for an Aperitivo. This glamorous Italian tradition is loved all over the world, and this is your chance to learn how to prepare it for yourself, the perfect souvenir.  Preparing the perfect aperitivo is an art; you will learn how to prepare a selection of  five elegant nibbles to pair with with a refreshing glass of fizz, ideal for sharing with friends in the early evening. Your aperitivo will be a bite-size representation of its local culture, using typical regional ingredients and local wines, such as a sparkling prosecco or a light red.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Private pasta-making class at a Cesarina's home with tasting in Catania

Immerse yourself in a private pasta-making class at the Cesarina's home,  learn the secrets of the region's most famous pasta dishes and taste the fruit of your labour accompanied by a glass of local wine. During the lesson the Cesarina will reveal the tricks of the trade of 3 authentic regional pasta recipes. Have fun putting your cooking skills to the test. Each participant will have a workstation equipped with utensils and all the ingredients to make the dishes. Then, taste everything you have prepared accompanied by a selection of red and white local wines.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private cooking class at a Cesarina's home with tasting in Catania

Immerse yourself in a private cooking class at the Cesarina's home,  learn the secrets of the most famous dishes of Catania cuisine and taste the fruit of your labour accompanied by a glass of local wine. During the lesson the Cesarina will reveal the tricks of the trade of 3 authentic Catania recipes. Have fun putting your cooking skills to the test. Each participant will have a workstation equipped with utensils and all the ingredients to make the dishes. Then, taste everything you have prepared accompanied by a selection of red and white local wines.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Local market visit and private cooking class at a Cesarina's home in Catania

Visit the vibrant local market and the  traditional food shops with the Cesarina and immerse yourself in a private cooking class at the Cesarina's home,  learn the secrets of the most famous dishes of Catania cuisine and taste the fruit of your labour accompanied by a glass of local wine. During the lesson the Cesarina will reveal the tricks of the trade of 3 authentic Catania recipes. Have fun putting your cooking skills to the test. Each participant will have a workstation equipped with utensils and all the ingredients to make the dishes. Then, taste everything you have prepared accompanied by a selection of red and white local wines.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
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