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Alcamo

Known as City of wine and of art, it was the birth-place of the poet Ciullo, and is one of the most famous urban centres of the province. Walking through the historic centre one can admire the Conti di Modica castle, the noble historic buildings, the churches, rich in works of art (sculptures by Gagini, stuccoes by Serpotta, paintings by Borremans). From Mount Bonifato, from the Alcamo Wood Reserve and from the ruins of Ventimiglia castle, it is possible to admire enchanting views, the splendid scenery of the Gulf of Castellammare and the golden beaches of Alcamo Marina. The cultivation of the “purceddu” winter melon and, above all, the wine production, which has made the city one of the most appreciated wine making areas of Italy make Alcamo an important stopping place in the province and is also to be remembered for the age-old extraction and working of Travertine marble.


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The beauties di (en)Alcamo

Roman Kilns Alcamo
FORNACI ROMANE
The site in the Foggia district, at the mouth of the river San Bartolomeo where Roman kilns have...
Alcamo
CASTELLO DEI CONTI DI MODICA
The Castello dei Conti di Modica is home to an interesting museum centre and cultural...
Mother Church, frescoes, Borremans Alcamo
AFFRESCHI DI BORREMANS
The vault of the nave in the Mother Church is decorated with frescoes by the famous Flemish...
Travertine Marble Alcamo
MARMI
The activity of extraction and manufacturing of travertine, which makes up the entire ground on...
Madonna dei Miracoli Procession Alcamo
FESTA DELLA PATRONA MARIA SS. DEI MIRACOLI
On the19th, 20th and 21st of June, dedicated to the celebration of Madonna dei Miracoli, patron...
De Ballis Tower Alcamo
TORRE DE BALLIS
Austere tower, an extraordinary example of fifteenth century architecture.
Arab Fountain Alcamo
FONTANA ARABA
Built in the Alqamah hamlet, it was rebuilt in XVI century and renovated in XIX century.
Bagolino Square Alcamo
PIAZZA BAGOLINO
The beautiful Bagolino square so called Belvedere has a spectacular view of the Gulf of...

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