Things to see and do - Mazara del Vallo
Mazara del Vallo :
Unmissable tourist sites
Mazara del Vallo Travel guide
Mazara del Vallo : Michelin's recommendations
Mazara was founded by the Phoenicians at the mouth of the River Mazaro. It was an important port in Antiquity thanks to its sheltered site and proximity to Africa, and enjoyed a golden age under the Arabs and Normans. Today, the town is one of Italy's most important ports for deep-sea fishing and accounts for 20% of the national catch.
Tourist attractions Mazara del Vallo : Things to see and do
The port is in the heartland of the city and teems with busy people in the early hours of the morning when the fishing boats return from the open sea. Vendors and buyers do buisness, whilst the lobster pots and hoop nets are stacked up and the refrig..
P.za Piazza della Repubblica
This cathedral was built in 11C, then completely remodelled in the 17C. Its façade, which was completed in 1906 has a portal set into it decorated with a 16C low-relief depicting Roger I on horseback flattening a muslim! The interior which is quite s..
Piazza della Repubblica
This attractive Baroque era square is the throbbing centre of the old city centre. The palaces which surround it date back to the 18C. In the background you will see the cathedral dominated by its elegant Baroque campanile and the Episcopal palace. T..
Hotels Mazara del Vallo
Via Salemi, Km 7,100 I - 91026 Mazara del Vallo
Featuring a restaurant, terrace and garden with outdoor pool, Hotel Giardino di Costanza is 9 km from Mazara del Vallo beach. Offering free Wi-Fi throughout, it has a wellness centre and tennis court. With a private bathroom, the air-conditioned roo..
Lungomare Fata Morgana I - 91026 Mazara del Vallo
D'Angelo Palace Hotel offers welcoming and comfortable accommodation just a short walk from white-sand beaches and Mazara del Vallo centre. Enjoy great views from the 5th floor sun terrace. The Palace Hotel is within easy reach of both the SS115 roa..
Via Del Mare 211 I - 91026 Mazara del Vallo
Located just 900 metres from the Mediterranean Sea, Visir Resort Spa is set outside Mazara Del Vallo. With a mix of Arab and contemporary western design, it offers free Wi-Fi, a cocktail reception and an outdoor pool. The 4-star Visir Resort feature..