Things to see and do - Tonnara Bonagia
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In the 17C, Bonagia was home to a village-sized tuna fishery (tonnara). Although the site is occupied by a luxury hotel complex today, you can still get an idea of the tough life tuna fishermen led and of their work in the small museum devoted to the occupation.
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Around a central courtyard are spread the dwellings, the buildings for tuna processing, the boathouses and a chapel where the fishermen worshipped before putting out to sea.
In the Saracen tower of the Tonnara de Bonagia, there are the tools used for the manufacture and repair of the vessels, the fishing tackle and the preparing of the tuna. A model illustrates the main phase in fishing: a long corridor of threads leadin..
Hotels Tonnara Bonagia
Via Lungomare 3/11 I - 91019 Valderice
Set right on the coast between Erice and San Vito Lo Capo, Albergo Ristorante Saverino features an excellent fish restaurant, which boasts beautiful sea views. Your guest room at the Saverino features Satellite TV and air conditioning. All rooms hav..
Piazza Tonnara 1 I - 91010 Valderice
Tonnara Di Bonagia Resort is set in an ancient Sicilian tuna fishery, dating back to the 17th century. Enjoy an unforgettable stay in a unique location. A rocky beach is just around the corner. The Resort was brought back to its original, magical at..