New York, Feb. 20, 2014 – Lunch with a duchess in her seaside palazzo. A private cooking lesson with a renowned Sicilian cookbook author. Meeting a member of the Italian royalty and touring her exquisite Mediterranean garden. These are a few of the exclusive activities included in luxury tour operator Artisans of Leisure’s all-new 2014 private Sicily tours.
“Our new Sicily tours define the best of the island’s culture, cuisine and style,” said Ashley Isaacs Ganz, founder and CEO of Artisans of Leisure. “We offer our travelers insider access to the most interesting people, places and experiences in Sicily, all on a private basis.”
Artisans of Leisure’s Sicily tours include daily touring with expert guides and private drivers, and accommodation at Sicily’s best luxury hotels and resorts.
Other special interest activities include private wine tasting at renowned vineyards, archaeologist-led tours of ancient ruins and other UNESCO sites, street food tours in Palermo’s markets, naturalist-led four-wheel drive tours on Mount Etna, private yacht excursions, visits to local farms and olive oil estates, touring the Baroque cities, watching sea salt harvesting, researching family history, and shopping for high-quality ceramics and jewelry.
Artisans of Leisure can also customize tours to combine Sicily with mainland Italy, Greece and other destinations in the region.
Artisans of Leisure arranges private, customized luxury tours in more than 50 countries worldwide. For more information, call (800) 214-8144.
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