Things to see and do - Trapani
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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
v. Conte-Agostino-Pepoli 200 I - 91100 Trapani
Beside the Annunziata, the old Carmelite convent contains the Pepoli Museum with rich historic and artistic collections. There are works by the Gagini family, the attractive polyptych of Trapani by a Neapolitan painter Roberto di Oderisio, a Ribera, ..
v. Conte-A.-Pepoli I - 91100 Trapani
This huge monastic complex was built in the 14C and remodelled in the 18C. The façade of the sanctuary is embellished by a Gothic doorway and a very elaborate rose window. On the left side is the Sailors' Chapel. Hewn from the tufa rock, this is an e..
v. 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 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 Wi-Fi in the lobby. All accommodation at Residence Mercè has independent entrances from the Arabesque ..
Via Francesco Crispi 4 I - 91100 Trapani
Prix Prices from : 55 €
Hotel Vittoria has a great position in Trapani centre, just 50 metres from the beach and 10 minutes' walk from the old town. Free Wi-Fi is provided. Rooms at Vittoria Hotel are air conditioned and have satellite TV and minibars. The Vittoria has fr..
Piazza Umberto I° I - 91100 Trapani
Completely refurbished in 2011, Crystal Hotel offers spacious air-conditioned rooms in Trapani's historic centre, 5 minutes' walk from the beach. All rooms at the Crystal are comfortable and modern with free Wi-Fi, satellite TV and a private bathroo..
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.