From Modica to Baroque

looking for Inspector Montalbano


Begins: Hotel in Ragusa – Ends: Hotel in Ragusa

(Code: MODBARO/D1/2017) From primitives to Baroque, walking with Inspector Montalbano

  • Panoramic tour of Scicli, caverns and archeological sites.
  • Lunch in the frescoed grass of a typical country farm.
  • Transfer toward an industrial archeological site, set of the Inspector Montalbano’s film.
  • Transfer to Donnalucata seaside.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Dinner in a typical high level traditional restaurant.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Overnight.


* A Sicily that goes back to the primitives ages but shows the pomp of the Baroque.

* Modica, Scicli and Ragusa never unveiled before.

* Sicily with a garish and astonishing nature and historical places.

* Sicily described through the Montalbano’s fiction , inside its most authentic places and tastes.

* A magical, emotional and amazing Sicily  where people, history, food, legends, artistic and  anthropological aspects are always handy.

(Code: MODBARO/D2/2017)  Royal and Nobles-Vices and Virtuousness

  • Transfer to Donnafugata Castle; visit to the esotheric garden.
  • Visit of an astonishing mansion where the Baron will be the private guide. Private lunch at the Palace. Dancer’s performance at Palace dance hall.
  • Promenade and workshop in a Sicilian cart’s  lab.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Dinner in a star restaurant, carved into the rock.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Overnight.

(Code: MODBARO/D3/2017) From chocolate parfums to Music Theater

  • Transfer from the hotel towards a cafè for an unusual and typical Sicilian breakfast with men in authentic vintage clothings.
  • Walking around Ragusa Ibla and transfer to Modica, the village of chocolate. Cooking class of salty and sweet stuffs for lunch.
  • Visiting the historical center of Modica.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Gala dinner at the Music Theatre, fairy place of the town.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Overnight.

(Code: MODBARO/D4/2017) Ancient Baille splendor

  • Transfer from the hotel towards an ancient baille. Tasting of typical cheese, salami and wines of landlord.
  • Back to Ragusa Ibla for lunch.
  • Visit of a small and hidden home-museum and of a “men’s only” local club.
  • Afternoon dedicated to a cooking class inside a monastery. Dinner with the prepared food.
  • Return to the Hotel.
  • Overnight.


  • Transfer during the itinerary
  • Multilingual interpreter
  • Admission or ticketing
  • Non-refundable taxes or service charges
  • Standard drinks during meals
  • Gifts for each guest

Does not include

  • Air ticketing
  • Overnights
  • Transfer from/to the Airport or Rail or Harbour of arrival
  • Porterage
  • Tips
  • Strong drinks- label wines-extra drinks
  • All not mentioned above

Suggested Hotels

  • Donnafugata Golf Resort
  • Eremo della Giubiliana
  • Relais Antica Badia
  • Locanda Don Serafino

Each code can be chosen singularly