Sicily - Mediterranean Coast (PDF Chapter)
This is the Mediterranean Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Sicily guide-book.
The main attraction of Sicily’s Mediterranean Coast is the magnificent ruins of the Valley of the Temples, unparalleled across the island for their significance, expanse and beauty. Nearby, Agrigento has an elegant medieval old town with good restaurants and accommodation.
- marvel at the genius of the ancient Greeks as you wander among Agrigento’s spectacular ruins in the Valley of the Temples
- get an alternative take on Sicilian culture at innovative Farm Cultural Park in Favara
- dance through the streets accompanied by giant papier-mâché puppets at Sciacca’s flam-boyant carnival, SciacCarnevale
Coverage includes: Agrigento, Valley of the Temples, Scala dei Turchi, Siculiana Marina & Torre Salsa, Eraclea Minoa, Sciacca, Caltabellotta, Licata, Falconara, Gela, Lampedusa.
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