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Castellammare del Golfo

  • Panoramic Point
Panoramic Point

This town, which rises on the gulf of the same name, finds its identity in the sea. Founded as a marine trading centre for the traders of the nearby Segesta, watch towers and defensive bulwarks of the castle are reflected in its sea. And it is the sea where life is led, and which animates the summer evenings. In the surrounding area, archaic landscapes are still conserved, like the village of Scopello, set on a rock which overlooks the stacks and an old tonnara (tuna warehouse). Part of the Riserva Naturale Orientata dello Zingaro – Oriented Nature Reserve of the Zingaro falls into the territory of Castellammare where, next to the uncontaminated beaches considerable endemic manifestations of flora and fauna are to be found. For potholing lovers, the caves of Mount Inici with extremely deep “orridi” (ravines), underwater lakes and extremely suggestive views are not to be missed.

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The beauties di (en)Castellammare del Golfo

Bagli and Castles Castellammare del Golfo
BAGLI E CASTELLI
In the immediate vicinity of Castellammare, the baglio (rural fortified structure) of Inici and...
Ethno-anthropological Museum Castellammare del Golfo
FONDAZIONE BUCCELLATO
The castle holds an interesting scientific-museum centre divided into sections: archaeology with...
Bathing stations Castellammare del Golfo
STABILIMENTI BALNEARI
Castellammare is above all an important tourist centre, for pleasure crafting and bathing....
Scopello, Stacks Castellammare del Golfo
FARAGLIONI DI SCOPELLO
From the enchanting sea in front of the coast emerge majestic and picturesque stacks, covered in...
Madonna delle Scale Church Castellammare del Golfo
MADONNA DELLE SCALE
The church of the Madonna delle Scale (XVII century) is a destination for pilgrims. Built by...
Scopello, baglio Castellammare del Golfo
BAGLIO DI SCOPELLO
The baglio, typical rural construction with an internal courtyard, situated on the site of an...
Scopello, towers Castellammare del Golfo
TORRI DI AVVISTAMENTO
Maria del Soccorso Festivities Castellammare del Golfo
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