Photography Holidays in Sicily

Sicily is an island of contrasts, mixed cultures and changing landscapes, so there’s nowhere better to hone your photography skills. With its stunning coastal vistas and UNESCO World Heritage towns that are a melting pot of different cultures and architectural styles, you’ll never be short of ‘picture-postcard’ shots that capture the spirit of this exotic island.

Our expert tutors will guide you throughout the week, showing you the best Sicily has to offer and helping to improve your technique, whatever your experience. Add to this some delicious, authentic food prepared by your chef and fantastic local wine – it’s a winning combination!

No Single Supplement

We never charge a single room supplement.

Small & Friendly Groups

Our group sizes are usually between 8 and 10 people.

Dates for 2020

DatePriceAvailability  
3 May - 10 May£1599Last Room Request More Info »
5 Jul - 12 Jul£1599Available Request More Info »
11 Oct - 18 Oct£1599Only 2 Rooms Left Request More Info »

All-Inclusive Price

Villa accommodation, all meals, drinks, activities, tuition, and transfers.

Solo Traveller Friendly

We are a favourite with solo travellers - over 80% of our guests travel solo.

Your Holiday Price of £1599 Includes:

  • Lessons with your experienced photography teacher on and off-site throughout your stay.
  • Visits to the local towns of Siracusa, Ragusa and Noto, as per itinerary.
  • Private, en-suite accommodation in our Sicilian villas.
  • All meals and wine, including 2 meals at local restaurants.
  • Private transport throughout stay.
  • Group transfers from Catania Airport*

* Provided you are able to meet them. Please ask for transfer times.

Photography Holiday in Sicily- Itinerary


Day 1 (Sunday)

Arrival and group transfer to villa.

Your transfer will pick you up from the arrivals hall at Catania Airport. Once you arrive at the villa, you can settle in, meet your teacher and chef ,and enjoy welcome drinks and an introductory talk with your photography tutor. Dinner this evening is at the villa, prepared by your chef.

Serving Prosecco

Day 2 (Monday)

Your first photography session.

After breakfast, you will have your first photography session to ease you into the week, followed by lunch. In the afternoon, you will be set a small project to complete around the villa, and you will then chat about the results over a glass of Prosecco before dinner.


Day 3 (Tuesday)

A chance to photograph the beautiful Siracusa and Noto

Following breakfast, we will travel to Siracusa, where you will have endless opportunities to photograph the beautiful coastal town – don’t miss the impressive cathedral Santa Maria delle Colonne, or the wealth of ancient architecture and art. Following lunch at a local restaurant in Ortigia, the old district of the city, we travel to Noto – don’t miss visiting its beautiful Cathedral, or stop by Caffe’ Sicilia to taste their famous ice cream. Tonight’s dinner will be at the villa, prepared by your chef.

Noto Cathedral San Nicolo

Day 4 (Wednesday)

Third photography session and another exciting excursion.

After breakfast, you’ll head out to Marzamemi, a local fishing village famous for catching tuna fish where you will be the spend the morning lesson with your tutor. You will enjoy a light lunch at a local Osteria. Upon your return, dinner will be prepared by your chef at the villa.

Marzamemi

Day 5 (Thursday)

A lesson at the villa

After breakfast, spend the morning in the kitchen with the chef and focus on photographing local produce and the dishes prepared by the chef for lunch, telling the story of the meal as the ingredients come together. Enjoy the meal for lunch, and then you’ll have time to relax by the pool or wander the grounds of the villa. Dinner will be prepared by your chef at the villa. 

Photography class inside the villa

Day 6 (Friday)

Relaxing morning lesson at the villa, before heading to two local towns

This morning you will have another photography lesson with your tutor followed by lunch at the villa. In the afternoon you will head to Modica and to the stunning town of Ragusa, where you will have the chance to capture your own piece of classic Sicilian landscape.  Tonight’s dinner will be at our favourite local trattoria.

Modica Skyline

Day 7 (Saturday)

Final photography session and farewell dinner.

Your final photography lesson at the villa will be followed by lunch. Enjoy your afternoon relaxing by the pool or in the grounds of the villa. In the evening, share your best photos from the week with the group, before a special farewell dinner.

 

Photography Tutor with Guest

Day 8 (Sunday)

Group transfer to the airport.

After breakfast, your transfer will collect you and return you to the airport. Arrivederci!


How to get there?

There are direct flights to Catania from the London airports and from Manchester, with regional connections available from across the UK. For each of our holidays, we provide a group transfer on arrival and departure to Catania Airport. Our team in the office are happy to advise you on our group transfer windows to help with your travel arrangements – simply contact us.

Flavours Holidays Sicily Region, Villa and Airport Map

If you might be interested in activities other than Photography, you can find out more about the Painting, Cooking, Pilates and Learn Italian activity holidays that we offer in Sicily.

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