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Paceco

RNO of the Salt pans

An agricultural centre known in the past for a native variety of musk melon called “Cartucciaro”, it offers the visitors one of the most attractive naturalistic areas in Europe, protected by the WWF: the Riserva Naturale Orientata delle Saline di Trapani e Paceco – Oriented Nature Reserve of the Salt Pans of Trapani and Paceco, in which there is the Salt Museum. The neighbouring town hamlet of Nubia, which rose around an ancient watch tower, is famous for its salt production, its typical red garlic and its pizzutello tomato. Not far away is the Dattilo district, where it is possible to try the typical ricotta cheese cannoli and see the Invitation to San Giuseppe (Saint Joseph) which takes place on the 19th of March with the offering of a meal to three people representing the Sacred Family, in front of a votive altar decorated with characteristic bread. The interesting library-museum holds a prominent selection of archaeological finds.

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The beauties di (en)Paceco

Museum of prehistoric civilisation Paceco
MUSEO DELLA CIVILTÀ PREISTORICA ENTRO LA BIBLIOTECA
Includes books, the newspaper library, various archives and a museographic section with...
Maria Stella Windmill Paceco
MULINO A VENTO STELLA
Windmills were an important element for the salt pan activity, they were truncated conical...
View from piazza Vittorio Emanuele Paceco
VISIONE CONOTTICA DELLA COLOMBAIA DALLA PIAZZA
From piazza Vittorio Emanuele a visual cone opens up which intercepts the Castello della...
Landscape of the salt pans Paceco
PAESAGGIO DELLE SALINE FACENTE PARTE DELLA R.N.O
The landscape of the salt pans of Paceco connected also visually to those of Trapani, represents...
Cannoli from Dattilo Paceco
CANNOLO DI DATTILO
Exquisite and enormous cannoli, produced in Dattilo must also be tasted.
Church of Maria SS. Del Rosario Paceco
CHIESA DI MARIA SANTISSIMA DEL ROSARIO
The church of Maria Santissima del Rosario, wished for by Prince Fardella and considered to be...
Laboratory of country civilization Paceco
LABORATORIO MUSEALE DELLA CIVILTÀ CONTADINA
Being a town primarily based on agricultural tradition, Paceco, in the Laboratorio Museale della...
Malummeri Paceco
OFFICINA LITICA PREISTORICA DI MALUMMERI
On the edge of the modern day town, in the Sciarrotta and Malummèri localities, there are rocky...

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