Tour Western Sicily, personally guided by Dominique Rizzo to take an in-depth look at of Sicily’s most historic cities and sights. The tour is starring one of the beautiful and popular cities of Sicily, Palermo as well as Erice, Selinunte, Scaccia, Castelbuono and Cefalu – to name just a few. This tour will leave you with a rich imprint in art, design, architecture and cuisine. You will be astounded by the contrast of the hotels in the humming cities to the exquisite estate set in the mountains with the alluring aromas of mountain lavender, rosemary and thyme as Dominique Rizzo expertly guide you through the region.
Visiting the vibrant city seafood and fresh food markets, we shop for seasonal local produce that will be showcased through our cooking classes with speciality chefs and passionate characters we meet along the way. We sample some of the region’s most well-known and finest wines and dine in slow food restaurants, agriturismos and cantinas that will take you back in time. We end our tour with stunning surroundings in a prestigious 100-year-old hotel and one of the best examples of Art Nouveau décor of its kind.
We travel through Scaccia, Selinunte, Porto Paolo, Mazara del Vallo, Mozia and Marsala, sampling some of the region’s well-known and finest wines, visiting fish markets, handcrafted coral and fine jewellery workshops and dining in slow food restaurants, agriturismos and cantinas that will take you back in time. This part of Sicily is known for its regional produce, seafood and wines that will be showcased through our cooking classes with Dominique and passionate characters we meet along the way.