Top things to do in Castelbuono

Top Choice Sicilian in Castelbuono

Nangalarruni

Famous throughout Sicily for its delicious dishes featuring forest mushrooms and wild boar, Giuseppe Carollo's eatery deserves equal renown for its splendid Sicilian wine selection, displayed on the shelves of the c…
Pastries in Castelbuono

Fiasconaro

Home of the local speciality, mannetto (manna cake), this much-loved pasticceria on the main street leading to the castle is also packed with treats such as homemade gelato, buttery cornetti (croissants), decadently…
Castle in Castelbuono

Castello dei Ventimiglia

Originally known as the Castello del Buon Aere (Castle of Good Air), the enormous castle that soars above Castelbuono's golden patchwork of houses gave the town its name and is its most distinctive landmark. Built b…
Pizza in Castelbuono

A Rua Fera

Stone walls, beamed ceilings, tile floors and delightful smoky aromas contribute to the rustic atmosphere at this cosy pizzeria-trattoria. Along with wood-fired pizzas, you'll find tempting pasta dishes such as papp…
Food & Drink in Castelbuono

Funghi Fest

For three days in late October, thousands of fungus fans descend on Castelbuono to pick wild mushrooms in the Parco Regionale delle Madonie, taste mushroom-based recipes from celebrity chefs, and celebrate the harve…
Museum in Castelbuono

Museo Naturalistico Francesco Minà Palumbo

Named after the naturalist Francesco Minà Palumbo (1814–99), this unassuming museum is housed in the former convent of Santa Venera. It's home to a collection of artefacts that gives an exhaustive insight into the b…