Discovering the Medieval Town mentioned in the history books
Itinerary 2 will take you to discover the most beautiful things to see in and around Sciacca. A stroll trought fascinating towns, vineyards and medieval castles. The most amazing town to visit is Caltabelotta, a medieval hamlet isolated high on a rocky crest: the Norman cathedral and the ruins of the medieval castle are recalled by historians as the places where the peace treaty which ended the sicilian Vespers was signed. Sciacca is the perfect place for art and history lovers. The must-see of attractions are imposing Castello Luna, the splendid baroque churches, the colourful waterfront and the strange but fascinating Castello Incantato (enchanted castle): an open air sculpture garden. Walking through the historic center you will not be able to resist buying some souvenir of artistic handpainted ceramics in the many shops and laboratories. Moreover, don’t you miss a visit Menfi renomed for vineyards, the excellent DOC wines and lido of Porto Palo: a marvellously uncontaminated stretch of beach overlooked by a 16th century tower. Well, now let your passions and interests guide you in choosing the sites to visit and compose Your own personal itinerary.