Sicily has a typical Mediterranean climate with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers.
Check out the current weather conditions in Sicily.
See our Visa page for information on passports and visas to Sicily.
There are no health requirements or precautions to enter Sicily.
In Sicily, the currency is the euro. Please review the current exchange rate for the euro.
ATMs: ATMs are available outside almost
Tipping: Restaurants sometimes include a service charge in your bill. They also have a cover charge which is a charge for bread and table settings. If you are happy with the service, leave and additional 5%. Leave 10% if no service charge is applied. Tipping in taxis is not obligatory, either, but a tip of 1 euro or so is usually given to the driver.
While in Sicily, you should shop for olive oil, preserves, ceramics, local wines and liquors.
Voltage: 230 V; Plugs C, F, & L. You will need a voltage converter, and plug adapter in order to use U.S. appliances. We recommend getting a universal adapter and converter kit. View more information about electrical standards around the world.