Whether you’re celebrating your second or twentieth anniversary, you should celebrate your wedding anniversary in style with a trip to Sicily. What better way to celebrate your love than packing your bags and going on a romantic holiday to your dream destination. Sicily is filled with historical landmarks, secluded beaches and buzzing nightlife – making it perfect for a romantic getaway.
You might decide to see Sicily with an escorted tour to settle your cravings for adventure. Or, you could embark on an intimate trip around the beautiful region alone with your partner. Either way, here are a few things to do in Sicily on your anniversary holiday to make it perfect.
Visit secluded beaches
Nothing says romance like a white sandy beach and turquoise water. Head to Cala Mazzo di Sciacca to spend the day tanning on a secluded beach. You can spend some quality time together and enjoy the feeling of the sand between your toes. For the more adventurous couples, you could even venture in the water and go snorkelling together. You can see all kinds of sea creatures beneath the water’s surface.
Explore historic landmarks
If you both enjoy soaking up some culture as well as the sun, Palermo has a beautiful cathedral in the city centre. It was constructed back in the 12th century, and there have been numerous renovations since. The cathedral has gothic, baroque and neoclassic features. You can even see the royal tombs of Norman kings and their family members inside.
As well as beautiful beaches, Sicily has some fantastic restaurants available. The Grand Hotel Timeo offers a breath-taking view of Mount Etna and Capo Taormina. It’s one of the most romantic places in the world to dine. You can indulge in Sicilian and Mediterranean food while sipping a glass of wine and looking back at the many happy years you’ve spent with your partner. They have local specialities, seasonal produce and a whole host of dishes to offer. Celebrate your anniversary with the most luxurious meal you have ever tasted.
Catania is the place to be for a night out. You can hit the club with your partner and dance the night away under the stars. Enjoy some cocktails, put on your best party dress and celebrate your anniversary – Sicilian style.
More adventurous activities
Sicily is also known for having an adventurous side as well, so it caters to all types of travellers. You could book a day to explore the caves by the sea on your snorkelling adventures. Just make sure to watch the tide and go with a guide if possible. You could even rent a moped and drive around the coast to find hidden beaches to make some unforgettable memories with your partner.
Plan a holiday for your next anniversary and celebrate your relationship, the days have gone by and the many days to come. Sicily is the perfect place for a romantic getaway with your loved one. Whether you want to relax on the beach all day or try a few adventurous activities, it’s up to you!