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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

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...
Olives Alcamo
OLIO D'OLIVA
The town boasts the production of a fine extra virgin olive oil.
Ciullo D'Alcamo Poet Alcamo
POETA VOLGARE CIELO D'ALCAMO
Author of the famous dialogue poem ôRosa fresca aulentissima" which is one of the most antique...
RNO Mount Bonifato Alcamo
VEDUTA PANORAMICA MONTE BONIFATO
From the summit of Mount Bonifato, the view encompasses the ample territory characterized by...
De Ballis Tower Alcamo
TORRE DE BALLIS
Austere tower, an extraordinary example of fifteenth century architecture.
RNO Mount Bonifato Alcamo
RISERVA MONTE BONIFATO
Alcamo Wood Oriented Nature Reserve.Founded in 1984, it is managed by the Provincia Regionale di...
Arab Fountain Alcamo
FONTANA ARABA
Built in the Alqamah hamlet, it was rebuilt in XVI century and renovated in XIX century.
Melone Porceddu Alcamo
MELONE PORCEDDU
The town boasts the production of The purceddu melon which is a variety with green skin and oval...

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