Whether it's fine wine and good food, ancient ruins or majestic beaches you desire, Sicily has it all. This Italian island continues to seduce travellers with its dazzling diversity of landscapes, rich history and cultural treasures. On your OROKO trip to Sicily, we’ll take you to Taormina, a charming hillside town on the east coast of Sicily. As soon as you arrive, you’ll feel the magical, mythical atmosphere which has enchanted visitors for years.
Your journey begins with a five night stay in The Belmond Grand Hotel Timeo, a picturesque retreat bursting with Italian character. Commanding an enviable location overlooking the sparkling Mediterranean Sea and the majestic Mount Etna, Belmond Grand Hotel is an OROKO favourite. This landmark hotel appeals to couples seeking a stylish escape and it is the perfect base to explore the breath-taking landscape of Taormina.
Get ready to experience Sicily like no other as we arrange ‘The Godfather’ Fiat 500 tour for you. Prepare to be launched straight into a sensational Italian adventure. During your guided tour you’ll visit two unspoiled and typical Sicilian villages chosen by the director Francis Ford Coppola as locations in his famous trilogy. Feel the thrill of sitting behind the wheel of a classic Fiat 500 as you retrace Al Pacino’s footsteps.
Experience the colourful villages of Savoca and Forza d’Agro, stopping off in Bar Vitelli and the charming Church of St Lucia. At each stop, your guide will explain the significance of each shooting location and allow you to delve deep into the psyche of Coppola to gain a real understanding of his representation of the infamous Italian mob. This tour will show you unveiled Sicily and its secrets!