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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

Travertine Marble Alcamo
MARMI
The activity of extraction and manufacturing of travertine, which makes up the entire ground on...
Alcamo
CASTELLO DEI CONTI DI MODICA
The Castello dei Conti di Modica is home to an interesting museum centre and cultural...
Arab Fountain Alcamo
FONTANA ARABA
Built in the Alqamah hamlet, it was rebuilt in XVI century and renovated in XIX century.
Bagolino library Alcamo
BIBLIOTECHE
Alcamo has three libraries: the council library dedicatd to Sebastiano Bagolino, with a...
Alcamo wine DOC Alcamo
VINO D'ALCAMO DOC
Alcamo is one of the main centres in Sicily for the production of wine. In 1972 Al Bianco...
Sanctuary of Maria SS. Dei Miracoli M.S. Miracoli Sanctuary Alcamo
SANTUARIO DI MARIA SS. DEI MIRACOLI
Rises in the place where a miracle took place in 1547.
Olives Alcamo
OLIO D'OLIVA
The town boasts the production of a fine extra virgin olive oil.

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