San Vito Lo Capo is a real treasure of Sicily, located between Palermo and Trapani. This “postcard” sea and the long golden beach are the main reasons why many spend their holidays here. Yet, San Vito Lo Capo is also much more.
The sea of San Vito Lo Capo, one of the best in Italy
San Vito Lo Capo offers postcard views thanks to its sea colored in blue and emerald shades. The establishments are all well equipped with bars, refreshment areas and suitable for the entertainment of the little ones; for those who prefer it, a free beach is also available.
San Vito Lo Capo welcomes everyone’s needs: thanks to the “Zero Barriere” project, it offers splendid beaches accessible to the disabled.
Furthermore, over the years, the sea of this pearl of Sicily has been repeatedly awarded the Blue Flag – awarded by the Foundation for the Environmental Education to beaches that meet high quality standards in terms of cleanliness of the waters and beaches – which makes it the ideal destination for snorkelling and diving enthusiasts.
Summer 2022 in San Vito Lo Capo: events not to be missed
San Vito Lo Capo is the perfect vacation spot for lovers of the sea and sunbathing but also offers much more.
Tradition, culture and integration in San Vito Lo Capo
From 13 to 15 June, like every year, a great party is held here: the Feast of San Vito during which the historical re-enactment of the saint’s landing takes place and you can admire a fireworks display at sunset. A very important holiday for those who live here but also an opportunity for tourists who want to learn about local traditions.
From 11 to 16 July San Vito Lo Capo will host the Sicili Ambiente Film Festival, an international festival to share short films and documentaries whose central theme is the environment: sustainability, human rights and much more will be covered during the festival. A great opportunity to sensitize even the youngest to the issue and to learn to love our planet.
Finally, the most famous event in San Vito Lo Capo which this year is in its twenty-fifth edition: the Cous Cous Fest. In the spirit of this edition’s slogan, Love Never Stops, Italian and international chefs will compete with each other by proposing the most original recipes based on cous cous. At the center of the event, as always, is cultural integration: an opportunity to be seized for September holidaymakers since it will be held from 16 to 25 September.
Summer 2022 in San Vito Lo Capo: the traveling holiday village arrives
August 20 and 21 San Vito Lo Capo will host one of the funniest and most famous events of the Italian summers: the Vertical Summer Tour, the most famous traveling holiday village in Italy. Two days of entertainment for children and families, entertainment and sports activities and, of course, the inevitable music of Radio Deejay professionals. Absolutely not to be missed!
Two extraordinary experiences near San Vito Lo Capo
San Vito Lo Capo ranks among the best summer vacation destinations in Italy for all it has to offer but not only: in fact, its strategic position allows its visitors to have some magnificent experiences.
The Riserva dello Zingaro, reachable in a few minutes by car, is an unspoiled and protected natural area of breathtaking beauty. With its 7 kilometers of perfection, it is really worth a visit at least once. Among other things, it is also possible to take part in boat excursions, some of which also offer refreshments on board and snorkeling equipment.
Those who want to travel a little longer can visit the historic center of Palermo.
In just one day you can admire its many beauties: between a walk at the Ballarò market and a visit to its famous cathedral, don’t forget that Palermo is one of the most popular cities for street food enthusiasts. In fact, in every corner of the city you can enjoy bread and panelle, arancine or refresh yourself with the ice cream brioche and coffee granita. It will be an unforgettable day!