The most beautiful beaches in western Sicily: 7 real paradises
- Published: 6 giugno 2017
- Category: Places to See
You are visiting northwestern Sicily. Or the destination of your vacation is Palermo, or another of the many places that are in this area of Sicilian land. Places where the coast offers spectacular landscapes. To discover with this itinerary to see the seven most beautiful beaches in western Sicily.
One of the two main beaches of the Sicilian capital city. Crystal clear sea, clean beach, a cliff overlooking a fabulous sea. In addition to being one of the best beaches with facilities in Palermo, during the summer there is a lively nightlife.
2. Punta Barcarello
It is located in the hamlet of Sferracavallo, Palermo. From here, the Isola delle Femmine is well visible. The sea is simply wonderful and the beach is white. A real paradise.
3. San Vito Lo Capo
Nothing to envy to a Caribbean beach: three kilometres of white sand and clear water. Spectacular and impressive is the landscape around it. The sea bed is shallow for many meters, so it is one of the most popular beaches for children in Sicily.
4. Riserva naturale orientata dello Zingaro
Nature reserve that embraces the municipalities of Castellammare and San Vito Lo Capo. The coastline protected by the Zingaro Reserve is characterized by a series of small coves, reaching only by sea. The clarity of the water of these coves is unmatched.
One of the most popular beaches in western Sicily. It is especially characteristic for the colour of the sea, intense blue, and for the rocky backdrops. The village of Scopello rises on the cliff overlooking the bay.
6. Isola delle Femmine
The city beach of this place near Palermo is a golden stretch overlooking the sea of the Riserva naturale orientata Isola delle Femmine. Nearby, there are also several other beaches to see, such as Carini, Capaci, Terrasini, Cinisi.
7. Cala Rossa
Image source: Flickr.com/photos/27683973@N08