Sicilia, 10 agritourisms not to be missed


The geographical position of the vast island of Sicily, the heart of the Mediterranean, for the particularity of her places and the generosity of her land, for centuries has been the favorite destination of conquerors who, despite wars and revolts, however, have left artistic and cultural heritage priceless of their passage. Her charm still attracts tourists from disparate parts of the world, fascinated by the culture, the kitchen, and by entertainment of this wonderful Italian region. For your holiday  therefore, choose one of ten agritourism that Italian Traditions recommends warmly, their beauty will make you want to book as soon as possible!

Feudo Muxarello (Agrigento)

In Aragona, a few kilometers from Agrigento, there is Feudo Muxarello Agritourism that including a pool, a restaurant, a large terrace with panoramic views and free private parking. For four generations the Ciulla family expresses strong enthusiasm and hard work to this lovely house surrounded by the Sicilian countryside, originally conceived as a farm. The farm offers hospitality in eight spacious rooms of different types. (Find out more in our article)

Il Mandorleto (Enna)

Il Mandorleto Agritourism is natural paradise located in the countryside of Enna, in the heart of Sicily, owned by the family Stellino. The farm specializes in the production of organic almonds that are sold directly to consumers, and can be enjoyed in loco. The countryhouse offers 5 spacious rooms decorated in Art Nouveau style. The panoramic dining room is surrounded by windows that offer views of the beautiful walled garden that even has an area for campers, in which you can have fun enjoying the picnic area, swimming pool and a playground. As a equestrian center, Il Mandorleto offers numerous activities with horses. (Find out more in our article)

Villa Trigona (Enna)

Located in the municipality of Piazza Armerina, in this old house late eighteenth century will enjoy a corner of Sicily, where the quiet and the landscape will enrich your batteries and relax. Owned by the noble house of Trigona, the hotel likes to take care of its guests by providing them with a large number of alternatives for leisure, excursions organized to free paths, given away by the surrounding countryside landscape. Villa Trigona has a patio with a garden used as a restaurant area, large green areas, swimming pool and 13 rooms with  refined and understated furnishings. (Find out more in our article)

Tenuta Edonè (Messina)

Located in the center of the farm, Tenuta Edonè extends in the Alcantara valley. Mid-nineteenth century private mansion, was even chosen by Francis Ford Coppola as the setting of some scenes of "The Godfather". All farm products are processed and used for the preparation of refined dishes in the restaurant and protagonists of delicious tasting menu. The estate offers accommodation in eight rooms that differ from each other, equipped for maximum comfort and furnished with style and sophistication. (Find out more in our article)

Il Parco di Nonna Betty (Palermo)

Situated in Lascari, near the wonderful Tirreno Sea which is only about 5 kilometres. Il Parco di Nonna Betty Agritourism unfolds in a comfortable farmhouse with double rooms equipped with every service. In the ground floor houses there is the restaurant area, the sitting room,  bar/office and a great terrace, ready to welcome you to enjoy the sea breeze. (Find out more in our article)

Torre di Renda (Enna)

Created within an existing building in 1600, the company has nineteen carefully furnished rooms with rural flavor. If you wish to make of relaxing walks in the nature, of a dip in the pool reserved for guests, this place is for you. Torre di Renda, which is part of the Consortium of Enna Farm, will offer you the warmth and hospitality that only a family can give. (Find out more in our article)

Nasita Agritourism (Messina)

This agritourism is located about 800 meters from the sea, in the municipality of Furci Siculo, Messina. Accommodation is offered in a typical nineteenth century rural farmhouse, renovated in 1995 respecting the original architecture. In this modern villa, you can admire a lush lemon grove, the main activity of the company, full of orange and olive trees, exotic fruit and many flowers left to grow spontaneously.

Serra Pernice (Agrigento)

Watchword of this structure is  bioarchitecture, an architecture built in compliance Sicilian ecosystem. Certified organic farm, Serra Pernice Agritourism is nestled in the valley of Turvoli, location rich in flora and fauna that is the beautiful Mediterranean landscape outline. Lovers of nature and natural landscapes here can take part in guided tours to discover the territory og Agrigento. Between simplicity and intimacy, Serra Pernice is perfect for those in search of days of absolute peace, rest and tranquility.

Il Melograno (Catania)

If you stay in Il Melograno Agritourism, located at the foot of Mount Etna, in San Leonardello, Catania, you will have the good fortune to visit a house of mid '800, surrounded by an orchard of 12 hectares overlooking the Mediterranean. Perfect in every detail and furnished with original furniture are the five rooms of this Sicilian house that has even a small apartment rented. Strenght of our stay at Il Melograno is the a sweet and savory breakfast with meats to cheeses,  cereals to homemade jams, for a great start to your day!

Vultaggio (Trapani)

Are you looking for the perfect combination of rural tradition and avant-garde? The  Vultaggio Agritourism is the right solution for you. It is located in Trapani, and is a company that values flower plantations and fruit born in the area surrounding the location. Enjoy a holiday full of colors: golden yellow sunny wheat, the green of the Sicilian countryside and the deep blue sea, perfect setting for citrus groves, vineyards and prickly pears, which will make you feel in a framework by fantastic scenery.