The coast and the nature reserves

A must-see place of southern Sicily coast is the magnificent Scala dei Turchi but there is other beautiful beaches to find out! Many little bays and fascinating rocky cliffs separated by long golden beaches make the coast of Agrigento an ideal spot for your vacation in Sicily. Here are some of the most beautiful South Sicily’s beaches: Porto Palo di Menfi, Capo San Marco, Eraclea Minoa, la Foce del Platani, Bovo Marina, Siculiana Marina, Giallonardo, Capo Rossello, San Leone, Marinella, Punta Bianca, Marina di Palma, Cala del Re. More than 20 of wonderful beaches are waiting for you in Agrigento to enjoy the sun, dive into turquoise waters and explore magnificent nature reserves. Some reserves such as Torre Salsa and Foce del Fiume Platani are located on the coast whilst others are in the hilly mountainous areas of the Monti Sicani: the green heart of Sicily waiting to be discovered. A surprising variety of Mediterranean flora and fauna thrives in the countryside and along the gentle shores of Agrigento, enhanced by light, perfumes and colours. This corner of Sicily delights and satisfies anyone looking for an outdoor experience in a natural environment: on the one hand there are magnificent beaches, hidden bays and rocky corners for those who want to relax and on the other there are lush forests, green gardens, sleepy villages and friendly countryside roads where one can encounter the authentic and generous side of Sicily. In the following section we propose some of the better known bathing areas and nature reserves: discover others in our itineraries.

beaches cliffs and nature reserves map