Things to see and do - Trapani
Unmissable tourist sites
Trapani Travel guide
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Trapani’s old quarter lies on a long, sickle-shaped peninsula. Founded by the Greeks, who named it Drepanon, it was the scene of conflict during the Punic Wars. The Romans finally took control of the town in the late 3C BC. The Arabs, Normans and Angevins all left their mark here.
Tourist attractions Trapani : Things to see and do
Via Conte-Agostino-Pepoli 200 I - 91100 Trapani
Beside the Annunziata, the old Carmelite convent contains the Pepoli Museum whose rich historic and artistic collections extend from prehistory to the 19C. There are works by the Gagini family, the attractive polyptych of Trapani by Neapolitan painte..
Via Conte-A.-Pepoli I - 91100 Trapani
This huge monastic complex was built in the 14C and remodelled in the 18C. The facade of the sanctuary is embellished by a Gothic doorway and a very elaborate rose window. On the left side is the elegant Renaissance Sailors' Chapel, made out of tufa ..
Via XXX-Gennaio I - 91100 Trapani
This is an attractive palace in the plateresque style with a facade of diamante pointed bosses which underline the openings and decorate the front of the tower.
Via Degli Argentieri 6 I - 91100 Trapani
Just a 5-minute walk from the Sanita Ovest Quay, Albergo Maccotta is located in Trapani’s historic centre. It offers free Wi-Fi and air-conditioned rooms with a TV and private bathroom. Rooms at the Maccotta are decorated in a simple Mediterranean s..
Via G. Rubino angolo P.zza Ilio I - 91100 Trapani
The Tiziano is a modern, 4-star hotel located opposite Trapani's port, near the departure point for ferries to the Egadi Islands. It offers free Wi-Fi and parking. Rooms are spacious and feature an LCD TV with Sky channels and air conditioning. Brea..
Via Mercè, 40 I - 91100 Trapani
Residence Cortile Mercè offers air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV, in the old town centre of Trapani, 600 metres from the port. There is free WiFi in the lobby. All accommodation at Residence Mercè has independent entrances from the Arabesque i..
via Serisso 47/49 I - 91100 Trapani
Housed in a centrally located palazzo, this restaurant decorated in warm, elegant tones boasts a vaulted ceiling made from Favignana tufa limestone. Local, traditional cuisine with a contemporary flavour.
corso Vittorio Emanuele 75 I - 91100 TRAPANI
In the centre of the city, an establishment for the young and fashionable, with a carefully designed décor. It offers carefully selected local meat and fish dishes, at reasonable prices.
via Cusenza 78 I - 91100 FONTANASALSA