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Erice

If the origins of Erice have become lost in the fog of time, walking through the cobbled streets of the medieval town on the summit of Mount San Giuliano, that same fog allows the discovery of signs, symbols and legends which originated long before the Punics and Romans who erected a sanctuary dedicated to the Goddess of Love here. Visiting Erice means, in fact, losing oneself amongst thousands of glimpses of cobbled streets, fortifications, ancient churches (the Mother Church and Sant'Orsola), monasteries, craft shops (producing ceramics, typical pastries, rugs), pine woods and gardens to then lose oneself on the edge of the town, in breathtaking views towards the Egadi Islands, the Stagnone, the salt pans and the cultivated fields of  the whole of the province of Trapani.

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The beauties di (en)Erice

San Giovanni Church Erice
CHIESA DI SAN GIOVANNI
This church has existed since 1339, but during the centuries it has gone through many changes...
San Carlo monastery and church Erice
MONASTERO E CHIESA DI SAN CARLO
The church and the convent, built between 1612 and 1617, were partially rebuilt in the middle of...
Playground Erice
CAMPI DI CALCETTO E TENNIS
In Erice there are football grounds, tennis courts and boules areas.
Mother Church Erice
CHIESA MADRE E CAMPANILE
Built in 1314, by the will of Frederick III of Aragon, it was dedicated to Our Lady of the...
Kneeling-stool Erice
INGINOCCHIATOIO PER LA MADONNA DI CUSTONACI
A monolithic block situated in the direction of the sanctuary of the Madonna of Custonaci
Ericino Liqueur Erice
LIQUORE ERICINO
In the territory of Erice, fine wines are produced, (Erice D.O.C.) is a characteristic green...
Sant'Orsola Church Erice
CHIESA DI SANT'ORSOLA O ADDOLORATA
Built in the fifteenth century, the church’s structure is very original with two aisles...
Scenic view Erice
PANORAMA DAL BALIO
Strolls around the alleyways, some so small as to allow only enough space for one person, can be...

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