Explore the flavors of Sicily during this culinary voyage. With a small group, enjoy seven nights at the Mazzarò Sea Palace, a splendid seaside hotel, as you enjoy an intimate, immersive approach to authentic culture and cuisine. In addition to guided explorations of the sites and landscapes of one of the continent’s most historical places, you’ll converse with local winemakers and distinguished chefs to learn the secrets of Mount Etna’s fertile and volcanic soil. With excursions to family-owned, award-winning wineries and outdoor markets, gain a complete picture of Sicilian culinary delights — and work side-by-side with chefs to learn the tips and tricks to make your own dishes come alive. Visit Sicily’s archaeological masterpieces—the ancient theatres of Taormina and Siracusa, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Villa Romana del Casale mosaics in Piazza Armerina.
Day after day, experience the fusion of tradition and modernity, and see for yourself how Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Arab, Norman, German, French, and Spanish influences have formed this magnificent island famous for its fine wines and dining.