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 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, ..
Via 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..
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.
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..
Vicolo dei Pescatori 10 I - 91100 Trapani
Hotel Trapani In offers modern air-conditioned rooms in the historical centre of Trapani and opposite the pier where ferries to the Tremiti Islands leave. It features free WiFi in all areas, and an extensive buffet-style breakfast provided daily. Th..
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..
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.