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SAT Group Tours

Corso Umberto 73, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24653
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Sat Group is the only one in Sicily acting as transportation company, as well as Destination Management Company and travel agency IATA member, specialized in supporting the incoming tourist flow. With over 30000 passengers per year, Sat Group offers the most important multilingual excursions program towards the major Sicilian destinations with guaranteed departure from Taormina area. The excursion's quality is guaranteed by the use of a team of tour leaders and local guides directly trained by the company for every single site.
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  • Poor7%
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Corso Umberto 73, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 24653
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The day trip to Panarea and Stromboli is a very long day with a lots of travelling ( coach & boat). Unfortunately the boat trips were very over crowded, which was very unpleasant. At sunset we were lucky to get a token look at Stromboli...More

Thank SueDixon55
Reviewed 1 week ago

The islands themselves are very picturesque and to see the eruptions in Stromboli was a great experience. The food/drink on the islands is reasonably priced too. It is a long day , we were picked up 10am from Taormina - advised would be back at...More

Thank lovemyholidays600
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband & I have experienced three bus tours in Sicily: only one tour was with SAT Excursions IT. We chose the Syracuse tour because of the historical facts. Our pick up was at the bus terminal in Taormina at 8:05am and drop off was...More

Thank Blaithin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice trip to Palermo and Cefalu along with our guide Lisbeth and the driver. Many informations and a beautiful tour through the cities. We enjoyed every moments.

Thank Gabriela S
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Gabriela S, thanks for being our guest on board and for your kind comment. Looking forward to having you on board again. All the very best, Guest Relations Manager SAT Group

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit to Panarea and Stromboli began at 10am and ended at midnight. Our bus was late so we were sitting 25 minutes in the hot sun. We arrived at the dock to board the Aeolian Queen at around 11:50. The boat was very nice...More

1  Thank Cecilia G
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Cecilia G, first of all, our buses are always very punctual but probably on that day there was some traffic on the way or some customers were late and the tour leader had to wait for them. It is difficult to give a precise...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Made a big mistake and booked 3 day tours from Taormina for around £200 a head. Long days and very little real time at sights. A guide book gives much more info and background than the tour guides talking to groups of 60+. If you...More

Thank huntertravel73
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hello huntertravel73, everyone is aware that tailor-made tours and small groups are an excellent way to travel, but everyone also knows that related prices are very high. There is no comparison in terms of convenience. Group tours offer lower prices because tehy are based on...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We had a wonderful day trip to Lipari and Volcano island - thanks to beautiful weather and above all thanks to Franco, our charming and competent SAT tour guide. On the bus trip to Milazzo harbour, he already gave us useful and interesting information about...More

Thank Majula11
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Majula11, thank you for your wonderful review, already passed to our Tour Leader Franco who is very proud to receive it and thanks you very much. Receiving this kind of appreciation is so rewarding for all of us and we are glad to be...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

A well organized tour, Salvatore a very competent driver and Lisbeth giving us as much and more information as our Guide! Thank you SAT excursions, see you again next time.More

Thank dvdrake
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Dear dvdrake, we are proud to read your review. The goal of our group is to offering a service that is technically valid and at the same time giving away the emotions that remain in memory forever. Your precious feedback is our best promotion. We...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

It took 5 long hours to test Alternative modes of transport while we circled Etna. I wondered if the organiser felt that we needed to created the element of surprise so as to not disturb the mountain. Alcantra was lovely but the fake elephants and...More

Thank Tim J
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Dear Tim J, With a certain regret, we read some perplexities towards some aspects of our tour called “Etna Round Alcantara” which is a real milestone of our company. The name of this tour already tells about the carrying out of the program. As a...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

When we arrived on Vulcano, Santo (SAT tours guide) told us that there was NOT enough time to hike to the top of the volcano crater and be back in time for our boat departure. One disappointed member of the tour party questioned Santo's advice,...More

1  Thank Peter294
Freetraveller39, Guest Relations Manager at SAT Group Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Dear Peter294, as a general rule, our guides do not encourage climbing the volcano for several reasons: first of all the guides do not know the level of athletic preparation of each customer being our customers of all age and levels, second thing, the climbing...More

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Sandra Y
Hi there, I will be arriving to Sicily on July 13, 2017. I would like to visit Mount Etna, Alcantara Gorge and the Aeolian Islands. I have a couple of days that I want to join your tours. Please recommend the tours and I would like to book with you direct to get the 10% off. Thank you Zumiedd
23 May 2017|
Response from Freetraveller39 | Property representative |
Hello Zumiedd, thank you for your kind request. Basing on the period of your visit, we recommend Etna Round Alcantara with departure at 7am on Friday which includes Alcantara Gorges, Circumetnea train and Etna reaching the... More
AnneMarie P
I am planning on using these yours, but I am staying in catania. what would be the most recommended transport from catania to Taormina?
23 March 2017|
Response from Freetraveller39 | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your kind request. We inform you that all our tours to the cities of art such as Palermo & Cefalù, Siracusa, Noto, Agrigento & Piazza Armerina will pass by the Catania highway exit. You just need to... More
Buongiorno, On your web site you mentioned "10% discount for online booking" but how can we book the excursion on your site? I don't find a booking form... Thanks
26 August 2015|
Response from Freetraveller39 | Property representative |
Hello Guizmy420, thank you for your kind request and for your interest in SAT Group. We will be glad to offer you a 10% discount on your pre payment. Please contact us by mail using the address you find on the website... More