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Eastern Sicilia, a Land of Wonders 

Day by Day

DAY PROGRAM (w/highlights) NIGHT STAY
1 Arrival in Catania - van transfer to Palazzolo Acreide (1 hr) Palazzolo Acreide
2 1st stage: Palazzolo (loop) 101km - 1500mts tot climb
Giarratana, Ragusa, Modica, dinner in Noto
Palazzolo Acreide
3 2nd stage: Palazzolo (loop) 90km - 1600mts
Solarino, Sortino, Pantalica, Ferla, Cassaro, dinner in Siracusa
Palazzolo Acreide
4 3rd stage: Palazzolo - Piazza Armerina 86km - 1400mts
Buccheri, Vizzini, Caltagirone, Mirabella
Piazza Armerina
5 4th stage: Piazza Armerina - Petralia 93km - 1900mts
Enna, Calascibetta, Alimena, 
Petralia
6 5th stage: Petralia (loop) 127km - 2500mts
Madonie Nat Park: Geraci, Castelbuono, Isnello, Tyrrenean Coast: Cefalù
Petralia
7 6th stage: PetraliaRandazzo 123km - 1700mts
Nebrodi Nat Park: Gangi, Nicosia, Cerami, Cesarò

Randazzo
8 7th stage: RandazzoGiarre 92km - 1400mts
Alcantara gorges, Francavilla, Giardini Naxos, Taormina, Castelmola
Giarre
9  8th stage: Giarre - Etna - Nicolosi
Piedimonte, Linguaglossa, Etna Nord (1560mts) Zafferana, Rifugio Sapienza (1850mts)
long: 94km - 2900mts
short: 78km - 1800mts not includes Etna Nord
Giarre
10  Van Transfer to Catania Airport (45 minutes)
tot distance (full options) = 806 km (avg 101k a day)
tot climb (full options) = 14900mts (avg 1860mts a day)

 

Bike Tour: Eastern Sicilia, land of wonders