San Vito lo Capo
Visit San Vito Lo Capo
and enjoy a real holiday
San Vito Lo Capo beach is one of the most beautiful Sicilian beaches. In 2011, it was elected best beach in Italy and the eighth in Europe and it is the favorite destination for travelers. Find also other places to visit.
If you are wondering what to see here, you’ll soon find that San Vito is full of attractions for an unforgettable holiday in Sicily. San Vito is a small seaside resort lying in North-Western Sicily, in the province of Trapani, which is renowned for its white sand and crystal clear sea.
You can reach San Vito Lo Capo after crossing unique natural landscapes, among mountains and olive groves suddenly overlooking the beautiful Gulf of Cofano. Many events take place here, such as the Cous Cous Fest, the International Festival of Cultural Integration where Cous Cous is celebrated to represent peace, integration and exchange.
Crystal clear sea, white and soft sand, will be the perfect frame for your next holidays in Sicily.
Among the most beautiful places to visit, we mention the old lighthouse, Tonnara di Cofano and Tonnara del Secco.
Do not miss Santa Crescenzia Chapel, the sanctuary located in the homonymous square that turns its façade to the historic centre. Santa Crescenzia Chapel is located at the entrance of San Vito Lo Capo and was originally an Islamic temple, built by the Arabs in the thirteenth century. It is dedicated to San Vito wet-nurse; he is said to have died right there.
Visit Bue Marino cove, a small paradise of pristine natural beauty. On a crystal clear sea, bottom and beach are made of clear sand, pebbles and gravels. Near this cove lies the beach of “Isulidda” which is full of coves to explore, perfect for snorkeling and scuba diving. Nearby you will find Cala Mancina.
Grotta dell’Uzzo, 10 Km far from San Vito, is one of the most important prehistoric archaeological sites in Sicily. Remains of human activity dating to over ten thousands ago, fossils of rhinos, lions and mammoths were found here.
Connections between the two airports and San Vito Lo capo are very simple; anyhow Marinella Residence offers a convenient shuttle service too. During the low season, you will be able to benefit from cheaper airfares. See also our offers for your stay in San Vito Lo Capo at Marinella Residence.