Top things to do

Top Choice Cave in Levanzo

Grotta del Genovese

Between 6000 and 10,000 years old, the Upper Palaeolithic wall paintings and neolithic incised drawings at the Genovese Cave were discovered in 1949 by Francesca Minellono, a painter from Florence who was holidaying…
Top Choice Seafood in Marettimo

Trattoria Il Veliero

Just north of the hydrofoil dock, this family-run waterfront eatery is a seafood-lover's fantasy. Chef-owner Peppe Bevilacqua goes to the market daily, picking out the freshest catches. Superbly prepared Sicilian cl…
Museum in Favignana

Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica

Since 2010, Favignana's decommissioned tuna cannery has housed a museum focused on the Egadi Islands' fishing industry, displaying tuna boats, nets and stacks of vintage tuna tins from the Florio factory's heyday. A…
Osteria in Favignana

Osteria del Sotto Sale

The atmosphere is casual-chic at this welcoming osteria (tavern) with indoor and outdoor seating on Favignana's main pedestrian street. An offshoot of the more upscale Sotto Sale restaurant around the corner, it spe…
Modern Sicilian in Favignana

Sotto Sale

Favignana's favourite spot for a romantic dinner, Sotto Sale caters to a sophisticated crowd with beautifully presented nouvelle Sicilian cuisine. Expect appetisers like tuna tartare with swordfish roe, wild fennel …
Seafood in Favignana

Il Pakkaro

An atmospheric spot for an affordable meal, this trattoria in Favignana's central piazza serves tasty, unpretentious pasta and seafood dishes on vinyl tablecloths festooned with dolphins. Try the busiate (corkscrew-…
Bar in Favignana

New Albatros

Strategically placed for people-watching at the corner of Favignana's main square, this bar serves drinks and snacks along with an eclectic mix of reggae, rock and blues, while a steady parade of locals and tourists…
Seafood in Levanzo

Ristorante Paradiso

With its charming terrace overlooking the port, this is a pleasant place to snack on antipasti (€12) or lasagne alla marinara (seafood lasagne) while awaiting the hydrofoil. Sadly, the owners take undue advantage of…