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 Serisso 31 I - 91100 Trapani
Porta delle Botteghelle is in the historic centre of Trapani, just 100 metres from the beach and a 5-minute walk from the harbour. It boasts a panoramic lift, free Wi-Fi and a tour desk. Set in a 19th-century building, all the air-conditioned rooms ..
Via Tenente Genovese 20 I - 91100 Trapani
Offering a convenient location in central Trapani, Hotel Moderno features air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen TV. Wi-Fi is free in public areas and Trapani Station is a 10-minute walk away. A simple Italian-style breakfast with sweet products a..
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 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.