Best places to stay in Sicily for beaches
Above all, we have to admit that it’s hard to find the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches. Indeed, the region has some of the most wonderful beaches in Italy. So, we thought it’s more useful to list the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches according to your needs.
For instance, we will divide the places according to the category of tourist. In particular, we will list the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches for holidays with children, couple holidays, and group holidays. Indeed, the places of interest could be really different among the 3 categories.
Now, let’s see which are the places, and the best beach tours according to the category.
Before you go – Best places to stay in Sicily for beaches
As previously stated, Sicily has a long coastline. Also, some of the beaches are UNESCO patrimonies. Moreover, Sicilian weather is perfect for beach holidays. In particular, the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches could be several. Indeed, from Palermo to Catania, all Sicilian cities are on the coast, with several resorts on the seaside, islands and archipelagos.
Now, let’s see which are the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches with children, for romantic holidays, or for groups.
1. With children
To start with the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches with children, let’s see the cities of reference. In general, the most kid-friendly cities are Syracuse, Cefalu, and Taormina. In particular,
- First, Syracuse has several family-welcome restaurants, cafes, bars, and attractions. Also, open spaces like Piazza del Duomo, allows toddlers and kids to run and walk around, without dangers.
- Then, Cefalu has long and sandy beaches. Above all, those are perfect for happy family times. Also, the Norman Castle is perfect for a funny and interesting family tour.
- Finally, Taormina has a huge beach that is fully equipped for all the children’s needs. For instance, there are several clubhouses with games for them, and the sea is really calm, so they can easily swim.
2. Romantic holidays
So, let’s now see which are the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches for a romantic holiday. In case you are a chocolate fan, Modica is your city. Indeed, the chocolate of Modica is one of the most famous in Italy. But, that’s not all. Indeed, if we add the beautiful churches of the city and the romantic Baroque architecture, you can imagine how romantic could be your beach holiday. Finally, you have several beaches just out of the city, calm and not so crowded, so you can easily relax.
Then, we would definitely suggest Scicli. Indeed, the small town in the province of Ragusa is one of the most romantic settings in Sicily. Such is the city’s beauty and authenticity it is often used as a film set, not to forget the amazing crystalline waters of the beach.
3. For groups
Finally, the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches if you travel with your friends could be several. First of all, we cannot forget to mention the capital, Palermo. Besides having some of the best beaches on the Island, the nightlife is summer is unbeatable.
Then, Catania is also a great destination for groups holidays. Indeed, it hosts one of the best Sicily club, the “General Market”. Also, in summer, you can dance outside, into the palm-shaded garden courtyard. Not to forget, the daily life, with bars, cafes and seaside restaurants.
Sicily beaches tours
Now that we know which are the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches, let’s see the best tours you can take, according to the categories.
1. Tours with children
First of all, our escorted tours are the best if you travel with children. Indeed, our expert guides and drivers will take care of anything, and you will not have to worry. Above all, we would suggest the Cefalu, Tindari, and Santo Stefano Tour. In particular, this tour is a mix of culture and relax at the beach. Indeed, after visiting the Tindari Sanctuary and City centre, you will reach Cefalu. Here you will walk up to The Rocca. Afterwards, you will go back along the coastline and stop at Santo Stefano di Camastra. Here, you will have time to wander the nature and admire the many crafts shops.
2. Tour couples
Above all the tours, we would select the Dolce Vita City Tour. Indeed, you will visit some of the most romantic cities of Sicily, in a two days tour. So, you will start from Syracuse and the old city of Ortigia. Next, a visit to Avola, the home of the famous wine ‘Nero d’Avola‘. Finally, you will sleep at Noto, an amazing baroque town full of life. Then, you will also visit Modica, Ragusa Ibla, and Palazzolo Acreide. Here we will visit the Greek settlement Akrai and the Greek amphitheatre. To sum up, this is also a food tour, since you will taste the real flavour of Sicily.
3. Tours for groups
Finally, if you travel with friends one of the best places to stay in Sicily for beaches is Palermo. So, you should take our Northern Sicily and Palermo Tour. More importantly, you will sleep in the wonderful Cefalu. But, between the features of the tour, you will also enjoy a tour in one of the best Sicilian wineries.
To conclude, please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or specific requests. In addition, you could also design your tour of Sicily, according to your needs and interests.