Trapani, the city between two seas, is at the extreme north point of Western Sicily, on the slopes of Mount Erice. Its charm relates to a successful mixture of varying landscapes, cultures and populations that have lived here over the centuries, including Phoenicians, Romans, Arabs, Normans, Angevins, Aragonese and Bourbons. Trapani offers a great number of possibilities for discovering numerous different places of rare beauty. There are hamlets, palaces, arts and crafts, off shore islands, enchanting beaches and extraordinary nature: in short a rich range of possibilities for tourists and visitors.
Just a few kilometers away, you will find splendid places like the medieval hamlet of Erice, the splendid Egadi Islands (Favignana, Levanzo and Marettimo), the beautiful sandy beach of San Vito Lo Capo, ancient Segesta, the delightful center of Marsala with the isle of Mothia. Other beautiful and fascinating places include Mazara, Castellammare del Golfo and the villages of Scopello, Alcamo or Selinunte.
And in Trapani there are good communications to reach other important places in Sicily such as Palermo, Messina, Taormina, Syracuse and Agrigento.
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We offer a marvellous opportunity for your long-term vacation, full of resources and benefits, which will give you the chance to know and experience a new place while at the same time making you feel quite at home.
Trapani and Western Sicily offer a mild winter climate, a city on a human scale, fascinating places to visit; a region rich in history and culture, but cosy and friendly. Our evocative landscapes and a cuisine that is totally unique, will make your stay worthwhile and unforgettable; a longer vacation gives you the opportunity to gain a real understanding and appreciation of our area – plus we can provide a range of exclusive services.
Experience the natural beauty, traditions and gastronomy of Western Sicily in a place that is especially friendly to “seniors”. Unlike some parts of the world, here in Sicily we have great respect for the wisdom which comes with age! You can enjoy long stays in independent apartments in the city centre; and there are also numerous places of rare beauty, nature and history which are features of the territory of Western Sicily can be easily reached. Trapani is a city of 65,000 inhabitants.