Discover Favignana

Archeology

Art and culture

Sea

Monuments and museums

Nature

Typical dishes and products

Sports and wellness

Tradition and religion

Where is

MAP OF THE PROVINCE

Organize your holiday

 archeology
 art and culture
 sea
 monuments and museums
 nature
 typical dishes and products
 sports and wellness
 tradition and religion

mobile

Visit the mobile version of the portal optimized for iPhone and Android

Twitter

Follow us on Twitter
Lascia un feedback per questo contenuto (en)

Favignana

Cala Azzurra

The Riserva Marina delle Isole Egadi - Marine Reserve of the Egadi islands offers the visitor extraordinarily beautiful seascapes and landscapes which melt harmoniously together with archaeological and historical remains. Levanzo, the nearest to the coast, is a small maritime village, whose crystalline waters were the backdrop to the historic battle of the Egadi islands. The Genovese cave, with petroglyphs and paintings from prehistoric times, is reachable by way of a pleasant walk. Favignana, a tourist site, is the largest island and its economic activity was based on its tuff stone quarries and products linked to tuna fishing; today, the mattanza is still carried out from time to time. Marettimo is the furthest island and the wildest. Pathways of notable interest wind their way through the remains of ancient churches and fortalices. Its water is rich in caverns and caves and it is a paradise for scuba diving.

see full text

Events Settembre 2021

SEE ALL EVENTS
From july 3, 2021 to september 26, 2021
titolo non definito (en')
City: Favignana

The beauties di (en)Favignana

Florio Houses Favignana
CASE FLORIO
A building complex known as “Le case” - “the houses”, it was active during the grape harvest
Tuff quarry area Favignana
CAVE DI TUFO
The quarries, possibly already used in Roman times, occupy the north-western zone of the island...
Mount Falcone Favignana
MONTE FALCONE
From its height of 696 m the mount overlooks the entire archipelago. The walk up to the summit...
Palazzo Florio Favignana
PALAZZO FLORIO
Built in 1879 by the Architect Giuseppe Damiani Almeyda in liberty style, it is intimately...
Cala Rossa Favignana
CALA ROSSA
Coastal inlet onto which galleries of Tuff quarries open
Bue Marino Favignana
BUE MARINO
The area of the promontory of the same name which drops into the sea where once, monk seals grouped
Saracen Tower Favignana
TORRE SARACENA
The ancient watchtower rises on a summit of 118 m.

Video (en) del comune (en)

TUTTI I VIDEO (en)

virtual tour