Sketches of Sicily

October 11-20, 2023

With its authentic culture, remarkable history and alluring legends, Sicily wraps visitors with idyllic romance. Join us for eight nights, and celebrate a land once ruled by ancient Greeks, Phoenicians, Arabs, French and Spanish. Enjoy stays in Palermo, Caltagirone and Taormina, enjoying a slow pace of life for which Italy is known. Uncover the unique traditions and raw beauty of this spirited land in bustling Palermo, the medieval landmarks of Erice and Segesta, and Agrigento’s Valley of the Temples. Explore timeworn landmarks in Taormina and chat with friendly vendors at a local market. Marvel at rainbow-hued ceramics in Caltagirone and elaborate mosaics etched with history at the Villa Romana del Casale. Along the way, savor cuisine fresh from the land and make authentic Sicilian pizza. From inspiring coastal views to ancient Syracuse, the incredible wonders of Sicily will stay with you forever. Handcrafted for your enjoyment, this eight-night, small-group journey features an extensive meal plan and a series of lectures to enhance your understanding of the region.

*Based on Double Occupancy

Questions? Contact W&M Alumni Journeys via email at or call 757-221-1165.

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